Alpe d'Huez France

Very Good

3.9 / 5

based on 4 reviews

Trails

Beginner
34%
Intermediate
25%
Advanced / Expert
41%

Overview

Alpe d'Huez is one of the top resorts in France. With 116 runs spanning 2020 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

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Alpe d'Huez

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Leave a review for Alpe d'Huez
Very Good

3.9 / 5

based on 4 reviews

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

Beginners

How well the resort caters for intermediate skiers / boarders?

Intermediates

How well the resort caters for advanced skiers / boarders

Advanced

How accessible and convenient it is to get to this resort from a major destination

Accessibility

Quality of the off-piste terrain

Side/Backcountry

Overall value for money of the resort

Value for money

Quality of lifts, lift speed and lift layout in the resort

Lifts

Quantity and quality of the snow

Snow

How uncrowded is the resort

Uncrowded

Après ski and dining options

Town

Services and facilities e.g. child care, tubing, health care, equipment hire

Facilities

How family friendly is this resort?

Family Friendliness
FJSFrancis John S.
intermediate snowboarder
Very Good!

4 / 5

Nov 11, 2017
Loved it, would recommend to everyone. Great snow, great town. Slightly over priced but think everywhere is now. One of the best I've been to. Very Good for young people ... More
TBTom B.
intermediate skier
Good!

3.8 / 5

Nov 11, 2017
Really fun resort. Would recommend to friends and family. Hoping to visit again next year with mates. The town has a nice selection of accommodation and the skiing is fit for guests of all levels.... More
SJSean J.
intermediate skier
Very Good!

4.2 / 5

Nov 07, 2017
Very nice lifts, slopes and people. Good apres. Ski rental is great. Losing was of a very good standard. Good was also really nice. Slopes were good and there was lots of variety ... More
RSRyan S.
expert skier
Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 05, 2017
Great resort. Amenities are just what you need. Terrain is challenging enough for expert skiers but is also accessible to beginners and intermediates. I’ve had great experiences. Would highly recommend.... More

Lifts

Gondola & Trams
14
High Speed Eights
3
High Speed Sixes
3
High Speed Quads
16
Double Chairs
3
Surface Lifts
31

Elevation

Base
6,102 feet
Summit
10,826 feet
Vertical drop
4,724 feet

Terrain

Total runs
116
Terrain Parks
2
Longest Run
10 miles
Skiable Terrain
2,020 acres
Snowmaking Area
680 acres
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