Chatel Haute Savoie France

alt. 1000m

Chatel Northern Alps

Chatel Rochasons Panorama

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Le Village de Chatel

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Chatel Panorama

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Weather report

Fair forecasted today. Temperature low 6 °C, high 15 °C. Freezing level at 3425 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow depth

Snow report Wednesday April 25

lower 40cm middle 120cm upper 200cm

Snow anomaly

152 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 17 is 49cm on the lower slopes and 132cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.


31 %
68 of 220 lifts in operation


37 %
241 of 650km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature


Chatel is a safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Portes du Soleil consists of 650km of skiing slopes between 930-2460m altitude. There are 318km of blue, 267km of red and 65km of black slopes. the skiarea is serviced by 61 lifts.The ski season for the Chatel area is from 2017-12-02.

Ski map


Unlike most resorts linked to major ski areas, Chatel remains relatively unspoiled and retains a very French feel. It is also right on the huge Portes du Soleil circuit, very close to the Swiss b*. ..


Closest transit point for ski destination Chatel is Geneve airport. The travel distance is 71.9 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 27 mins.

Points of interest


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