Chamonix Mont-Blanc is one of the top resorts in France. With 79 runs spanning 762 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!
|Chamonix Mont-Blanc||Alpe d'Huez|
|beginner||5 %||34 %|
|intermediate||27 %||25 %|
|advanced||36 %||27 %|
|expert||32 %||14 %|
|child lift ticket||€54 EUR ($63 USD)||Free|
|adult lift ticket||€64 EUR ($75 USD)||€55 EUR ($64 USD)|
|value for money|
|average total snowfall||104″||99″|
Chamonix Mont-Blanc Reviews
GMGraham M.I went to Chamonix last winter & spring and absolutely fell in love! Vast, stunning mountains with no waits on almost all of the lifts!? I will definitely be back.... More
5 / 5Oct 29, 2017
BLBryant L.As the birthplace of big mnt skiing Chamonix will never disappoint the expert skier. You will need a guide at this resort to really access the goods. Head down the Vallee Blanche for an amazing day out, especially after new snow. Good town but not great for party.
5 / 5Oct 26, 2017
PDPat D.Awesome resort, spread out over multiple ski areas and huge vertical. So many options for terrain and endless ski mountaineering options. Go here for super long descents and steep skiing, epic!
5 / 5Oct 20, 2017
CCristerYou can always find good snow. Lots of different slopes on different aspekt for inbound skiing. Insanely varierety in backcountry accessible from the lifts, especially in Grand Monets and Aguille Du Midi. The Vallé Blanche is adventure if you want a really long run. For mountaineering and skiers willing to ski/scaramble there is endless... More
5 / 5Oct 09, 2017
SHSean H.Amazing skiing. So many mountains to choose from. It's the Alps! What more could you ask for? And you can take the tram into Italy if you need a break from the slopes.
4 / 5Oct 09, 2017
TSTroels S.Awesome place. Steep mountains and beautiful back bowls! The snow is great until late spring. Great and cheap food. Plenty options for skiing directly from / to your door step. Go for it!!
4 / 5Oct 07, 2017
JJasonThis area of France is legendary for skiing. It is easy to get to from Western Switzerland as well. The tree line is considerably lower than in Colorado, so there is a lot of wide open white space.
5 / 5Sep 28, 2017
GMGraham M.Chamonix is an absolute stunner - I went for the first time last winter and it was the highlight of my year! The snow was steep and deep, and everybody was having the time of their lives. The food, nightlife and the view from the peaks are all incredible.