Airports Near St Sorlin d'Arves
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Ski Resorts Near St Sorlin d'Arves
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Review of snowboarding and skiing in St Sorlin d'Arves France.
St Sorlin d'Arves Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1968 the French ski resort St Sorlin d'Arves lies at 1600 metres altitude in the Savoie region of the French Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2620m St Sorlin d'Arves ski area is snow sure. Over 233 snow cannons ensure artificial St Sorlin d'Arves snow making covers 24km of ski trails, which equates to around 25 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to St Sorlin d'Arves (France) is Lyon at a distance of 190km or approximately 120 minutes driving time. St Sorlin d'Arves ski season runs from December to April.
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Skiing in St Sorlin d'Arves
Skiing St Sorlin d'Arves you'll enjoy 96 pistes and trails and that means approximately 310km of ski runs. St Sorlin d'Arves lifts number 76 with the capacity to uplift 80500 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the French ski resort of St Sorlin d'Arves is over 1.52km long.
St Sorlin d'Arves Ski Area
St Sorlin d'Arves ski area has 20% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, 41% intermediate, 32% advanced ski slopes and 5% for expert skiers - the most difficult St Sorlin d'Arves piste is the 1.5km Vallee Perdue run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. You can ski St Sorlin d'Arves after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
St Sorlin d'Arves for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in St Sorlin d'Arves
If you snowboard St Sorlin d'Arves you'll want to know that, of the 76 ski lifts in total, 51 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up St Sorlin d'Arves snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. St Sorlin d'Arves snowboard facilities include 1 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 0 metres), 0 quarter pipe and 0 boardercross courses.
St Sorlin d'Arves for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
St Sorlin d'Arves Apres Ski
The apres ski St Sorlin d'Arves scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
6 apres ski bars 9 restaurants 0 bowling 0 night club 1 cinema 0 billiards / pool 1 games room 0 concert 0 indoor swimming 0 outdoor heated pools 0 saunas 0 hot tubs 0 solariums 0 masseurs 0 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 0 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 1 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 0 horse riding 10 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 1 museum 1 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Cheese Dairy, Donkey Tours, Mini Golf, Flights, Ski-Joring.
St Sorlin d'Arves for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
More St Sorlin d'Arves Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
St Sorlin d'Arves resort - ski St Sorlin d'Arves by any other name
The French ski resort of St Sorlin d'Arves ski resort is also known as St Jean d'Arves Massif Arvan - Villards and has the following common misspellings:
St Sorlin d'Arves ski area has ski slopes which face N E W
The direction which the various St Sorlin d'Arves 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. St Sorlin d'Arves ski resort has ski slopes facing N E W.
St Sorlin d'Arves for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
St Sorlin d'Arves reviews, 3.5 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.