Vars / Hautes Alpes

alt. 1850m

Vars Southern Alps

Vars Peynier

Courtesy of Vars tourist office

Col de Vars

Courtesy of Vars tourist office

Pointe de lEyssina

Courtesy of Vars Tourist Office

Centre station

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Depart de la telecabine de Chabrieres

Courtesy of Vars Tourist Office

Weather report

Clear forecasted today. Temperature low 3 °C, high 13 °C.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower cm
middle 2cm
upper 5cm

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

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of La Foret Blanche consists of 180km of skiing slopes between 1650-2750m altitude. There are 95km of blue, 67km of red and 18km of black slopes. The skiarea is serviced by 42 lifts.

Ski map


The ski region La Foret Blanche was voted an average of 7.5 by our visitors.


Despite the height of the resort, since this is one of the most southerly in France (other than Pra-Loup and Isola 2000) it does enjoy reliably good weather. I understand it has one of the best sun ..


Closest transit point for ski destination Vars is Torino airport. The travel distance is 159 km which equals an est. travel time of 2 hours 30 mins.

Points of interest


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