Orcieres Merlette / Hautes Alpes

Orcières Merlette Southern Alps

Drouvet summit 2655m

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Sainte-Croix L Auberson

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Piste Prarial

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Front de neige

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Weather report

Moderate rain forecasted today. Temperature low 1 °C, high 12 °C. Wind Light breeze at 6km/h .

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Mountain weather

Mountain temperature at Col de Freissinieres 2705m 13 to 7°C. Freezing level at 4020 meters.

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of Orcieres Merlette consists of 100km of skiing slopes between 1850-2725m altitude. There are 46km of blue, 43km of red and 11km of black slopes serviced by 30 lifts.

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The ski region Orcieres Merlette was voted an average of 7.3 by our visitors.


Closest transit point for ski destination Orcieres Merlette is Grenoble airport. The travel distance is 120 km which equals an est. travel time of 2 hours 0 mins.


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