Val Thorens Savoie France

alt. 2300m

Val Thorens Les 3 Vallées

Val Thorens

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Weather report

Patchy light snow forecasted today. Temperature low -8 °C, high -6 °C. Freezing level at 1589 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow alert

Snow alert Monday February 19

lower 2cm middle 3cm upper 3cm


Avalanche risk level Monday February 19

Avalanche risk 3

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 6cm middle 10cm upper 10cm

The upper slopes will receive 10cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Monday February 19

lower 238 - 253cm middle 269cm upper 285cm

Snow condition Excellent. 13cm of fresh snow during the last 48h Val Thorens is one of the best best destinations in the Alps the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.

Snow anomaly

126 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 08 is 131cm on the lower slopes and 227cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.


The powder score for the lower slopes is 2 and the score for the upper slopes is 5.


100 %
58 of 58 lifts in operation


99 %
594 of 600km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature


Val Thorens is a very safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Trois Vallees consists of 600km of skiing slopes between 1300-3200m altitude. There are 310km of blue, 217km of red and 73km of black slopes. the skiarea is serviced by 32 lifts.The ski season for the Val Thorens area is from 2017-11-18.

Ski map


Visited Val Thorens in mid April 2008 and was very impressed. It was a great season and (as I understand it) the snow was exceptional for the time of year. The skiing is extensive even on the local ..


Closest transit point for ski destination Val Thorens is Chambery airport. The travel distance is 129 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 48 mins.

Points of interest


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