Les Coches france
Review of snowboarding and skiing in Les Coches France.
Les Coches Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1973 the French ski resort Les Coches lies at 1250 metres altitude in the Savoie region of the French Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 3250m Les Coches ski area is snow sure. Over 277 snow cannons ensure artificial Les Coches snow making covers ?km of ski trails, which equates to around ? of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Les Coches (France) is Geneva at a distance of 149km or approximately 100 minutes driving time. Les Coches ski season runs from December to April.
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Skiing in Les Coches
Skiing Les Coches you'll enjoy 133 pistes and trails and that means approximately 425km of ski runs. Les Coches lifts number 105 with the capacity to uplift 123900 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the French ski resort of Les Coches is over 15km long. Ski Les Coches summer or winter as there is also glacier skiing in Les Coches.
Les Coches Ski Area
Les Coches ski area has 7% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, 60% intermediate, 22% advanced ski slopes and 9% for expert skiers - the most difficult Les Coches piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. You can ski Les Coches after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
Les Coches for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Les Coches
If you snowboard Les Coches you'll want to know that, of the 105 ski lifts in total, 41 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Les Coches snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Les Coches snowboard facilities include 1 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 150 metres), 0 quarter pipe and 1 boardercross courses.
Les Coches for snowboarding gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Les Coches Apres Ski
The apres ski Les Coches scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
4 apres ski bars 11 restaurants 0 bowling 0 night club 1 cinema 0 billiards / pool 3 games room 0 concert 0 indoor swimming 0 outdoor heated pools 0 saunas 0 hot tubs 0 solariums 1 masseurs 0 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 0 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 0 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 0 horse riding 25 prepare winter walks 1 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 0 museum 1 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Bob Raft, Bob Sleigh, Hang Gliding, Ice Climbing, Indoor Climbing Wall.
Les Coches for apres ski gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
More Les Coches Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
Les Coches resort - ski Les Coches by any other name
The French ski resort of Les Coches ski resort is also known as Les Coches (La Plagne) Bellecote, Roche de Mio, La Grande Rochette, Lee Becoin and has the following common misspellings:
Les Coches ski area has ski slopes which face N S E W
The direction which the various Les Coches ski slopes face can make or break your skiing or snowboarding holiday. If you want to guarantee good snow and ski conditions, you should choose a resort with ski slopes which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February you need a ski resort with some sunny south facing ski slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a ski resort with some cool and shady north facing slopes will ensure you're not skiing on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best ski resorts have ski areas and slopes which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating skiing whatever the weather. Les Coches ski resort has ski slopes facing N S E W.
Les Coches for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Les Coches reviews, 4 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.