Mountain range Walliser Alpen
Vertical drop 1186 - 3550 meters
Descent 2364 meters
Interm. altitude 100%
Bit steep 6%
Very steep 2%
|Total lifts (n) 20|
|capacity: 54034 persons/hour|
Ski resort ratings for Champoluc compared to all other ski resorts. Based on 177 reviews.
|Overall 74||Skiing 74||Skiregion 77|
|6.6 7.6||7.6 7.7||7.8 7.1||7.7 7.0||8.1 7.6|
|7.0 7.8||6.1 6.7||8.4 7.7||7.4 7.0||7.3 7.1|
Champoluc is one of the three valleys that build up the Monterosa ski system. From what I could see, it was also the largest, not that it was any larger compared to towns in Austria... I liked it small and cozy. Not many late night party places, but still, Panachama was all I needed (after ski). The mountains are very steep and somewhat rocky. Intense, massive and wonderful. This reflects the skiing opportunities; some places I would not want to fall as you would fall 300 metres right down.
The Champoluc side of the Monterosa ski system is good in the afternoon/evening as then there is sun and not that many people. If you wish to travel to a ski destination where there is nearly always s