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Chalmazel

Chalmazel Ski Resort Guide

Chalmazel, France

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift1,600m5,249ft
Resort Height1,130m3,707ft
 Nearest AirportsSaint-Étienne and Clermont-Ferrand
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Chalmazel

The French ski resort of Chalmazel is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,130m3,707ft.

Summary

Chalmazel has direct access to 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Chalmazel.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Bamban'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Chalmazel?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm1in, expected on 29 November, with around 12cm5in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Chalmazel Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
35km22 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
8

Altitudes

Chalmazel Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,600m5,249ft
Lowest Piste1,130m3,707ft
Resort Altitude (Chalmazel)1,130m3,707ft

Location and Map

Where is Chalmazel?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Loire, Rhône-Alpes.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Chalmazel is Saint-Étienne, 58 minutes drive away.

Clermont-Ferrand, Lyon Bron, Lyon St-Exupéry, Grenoble, Chambery, Annecy and Brive airports are all within three hours drive.

Saint-Étienne is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 4,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 6km4 miles of ski runs, with 53 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Chalmazel open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Chalmazel, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Chalmazel Tourist Office for the latest.

Chalmazel