Les Contamines Haute Savoie France

alt. 1164m

Les Contamines Montjoie Evasion Mont Blanc

Nant Rouge Talstation

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TSD Nant Rouge Bergstation

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Tierces TK Veleray

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Tierces TK Veleray

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Tierces Telecorde des Feux

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Roselette Boulevard

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TK des Loyers

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Telebaby du Nivorin

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Weather report

Fair forecasted today. Temperature low -10 °C, high -2 °C. Freezing level at 1061 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook


Avalanche risk level Wednesday February 21

Avalanche risk 2

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 8cm middle 15cm upper 16cm

The upper slopes will receive 16cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Wednesday February 21

lower 40cm middle 190cm upper 340cm

Snow condition fresh cover. 2cm of fresh snow during the last 48h Les Contamines is a good destination the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.

Snow anomaly

168 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 08 is 48cm on the lower slopes and 202cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.


The powder score for the lower slopes is 0 and the score for the upper slopes is 3.


96 %
23 of 24 lifts in operation


96 %
115 of 120km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature


Les Contamines is a very safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Les Contamines Montjoie consists of 120km of skiing slopes between 1100-2487m altitude. There are 60km of blue, 40km of red and 20km of black slopes. the skiarea is serviced by 24 lifts.

Ski map


Ive just got back from Les Contamines, which was a great resort for intermediate type ski-ing with a reasonable amount of variety and holding its snow well, especially compared to neighbouring resor..


Closest transit point for ski destination Les Contamines is Geneve airport. The travel distance is 76.7 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 11 mins.

Points of interest


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