Review of snowboarding and skiing in Vaujany France.
Vaujany Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1955 the French ski resort Vaujany lies at 1100 metres altitude in the Dauphiné - Isère region of the French Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2800m Vaujany ski area is snow sure. Over 444 snow cannons ensure artificial Vaujany snow making covers 33km of ski trails, which equates to around 65 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Vaujany (France) is Lyon Saint Exupery at a distance of 150km or approximately 120 minutes driving time. Vaujany ski season runs from December to May.
alpine downhill runs to ski in Vaujany France
8 runs 5km
9 runs 16km
9 runs 22km
3 runs 3km
Skiing in Vaujany
Skiing Vaujany you'll enjoy 29 pistes and trails and that means approximately 47km of ski runs. Vaujany lifts number 18 with the capacity to uplift 22656 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the French ski resort of Vaujany is over 16km long. Ski Vaujany summer or winter as there is also glacier skiing in Vaujany.
Vaujany Ski Area
Vaujany ski area has 27% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, 31% intermediate, 31% advanced ski slopes and 10% for expert skiers - the most difficult Vaujany piste is the 1.8km Roche Melon run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. You can ski Vaujany after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
Vaujany for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Vaujany
If you snowboard Vaujany you'll want to know that, of the 18 ski lifts in total, 7 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Vaujany snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Vaujany snowboard facilities include 1 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is ? metres), 1 quarter pipe and 0 boardercross courses.
Vaujany for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Vaujany Apres Ski
The apres ski Vaujany scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
2 apres ski bars 9 restaurants 0 bowling 2 night club 0 cinema 0 billiards / pool 1 games room 0 concert 1 indoor swimming 0 outdoor heated pools 1 saunas 1 hot tubs 0 solariums 0 masseurs 0 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 0 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 0 horse riding 20 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 2 museum 0 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Games Room.
Vaujany for apres ski gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
More Vaujany Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
Vaujany resort - ski Vaujany by any other name
The French ski resort of Vaujany ski resort is also known as Vaujany Massif des Grandes Rousses and has the following common misspellings:
Vaujany ski area has ski slopes which face S SW NW
The direction which the various Vaujany 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. Vaujany ski resort has ski slopes facing S SW NW.
Vaujany for snow gets 5 stars out of 5 overall
Vaujany reviews, 4 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.