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Saint Jean d'Aulps

Saint Jean d'Aulps Ski Resort Guide

Saint Jean d'Aulps, France

Rated: 2/5 (from 1 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift1,800m5,906ft
Resort Height900m2,953ft
 Nearest AirportsAnnecy and Geneva
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Saint Jean d'Aulps

A purpose built development 3km above the historic village of St Jean d'Aulps with its 10th century abbey. Currently the 34km of local trails are not lift linked to the huge Portes du Soleil Pass, although they ultimately will be at Les Gets.

Summary

The French ski resort of Saint Jean d'Aulps is in the French Alps at an altitude of 900m2,953ft.

Saint Jean d'Aulps is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area with access to 400km249 miles of downhill skiing, with 285 marked pistes, served by a total of 196 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Saint Jean d'Aulps itself (20 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Portes du Soleil ski resorts of Abondance, Avoriaz, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, La Grande Terche, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine, Champoussin, Champéry, Les Crosets, Morgins and Torgon.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Saint Jean d'Aulps.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Saint Jean d'Aulps?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 5 October.

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Ski Area Stats

Saint Jean d'Aulps Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
4km2 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
14

Portes du Soleil Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
32
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
100
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
122
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
31
Downhill
Total Length
400km249 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
243km151 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
196

Altitudes

Saint Jean d'Aulps Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,800m5,906ft
Lowest Piste950m3,117ft
Resort Altitude (Saint Jean d'Aulps)900m2,953ft
Max Vertical900m2,953ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Saint Jean d'Aulps
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Saint Jean d'Aulps Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Saint Jean d'Aulps is 3km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Saint Jean d'Aulps?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Portes du Soleil, Haute-Savoie.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Saint Jean d'Aulps is Annecy, 77 minutes drive away.

Geneva, Sion, Chambery, Grenoble, Berne, Lyon St-Exupéry and Lyon Bron airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts are able to uplift 2,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Saint Jean d'Aulps open?

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

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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 Saint Jean d'Aulps, 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 Saint Jean d'Aulps Tourist Office for the latest.

Saint Jean d'Aulps