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

Heavy rain forecasted today. Temperature low 1 °C, high 4 °C. Freezing level at 1688 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow depth

Snow report Monday December 11

lower 10 - 50cm middle 68cm upper 96cm

50cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Chatel is one of the best best destinations in the Alps the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.

Snow anomaly

116 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 50 is 30cm on the lower slopes and 83cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.

Snow alert

Monday December 11

lower 0cm upper 8cm


The powder score for the lower slopes is 1 and the score for the upper slopes is 5.


13 %
Lifts open 29 of 220


10 %
Slopes open

Snow sure


Snow-sure score based on 10-year average relative 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


My girlfriend and I stayed in Petit Chatel for new years eve. We had a great time in Chatel - new years eve was a real buzz. My girlfriend is a professional skier and is skiing for the England Team...


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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