Les Houches / Savoie

alt. 1035m

Les Houches Northern Alps

Les Houches

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Montenvers Mer de Glace

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Domaine de la Flegere, Sommet du telepherique

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Domaine du Brevent

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Chamonix centre

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Bicable gondola

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Weather report

Moderate rain forecasted today. Temperature low 13 °C, high 21 °C.

Weather today

Weather conditions at low to mid altitude (1221m)

Weather outlook

Weather conditions at low altitude (1035m)

Mountain weather

Mountain temperature at 1860m 11 to 2°C. Freezing level at 4111 meters.

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of Les Houches consists of 55km of skiing slopes between 1000-1900m altitude. 94% is above 1000m. Most of the area (42%) is facing North. There are 25km of blue, 25km of red and 5km of black slopes serviced by 15 lifts.

Ski map


The ski region Les Houches was voted an average of 7.1 by our visitors.


Les Houches was quiet as were the pistes so there was plenty of room. The skiing was great and is better suited to early intermediates. I found the blue slopes were a bit too narrow and icy for begi..


Closest transit point for ski destination Les Houches is Geneve airport. The travel distance is 75.0 km which equals an est. travel time of 57 mins.


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