Established in 1966 the French ski resort Correncon en Vercors lies at 1160 metres altitude in the Dauphiné - Isère region of the French Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2170m the area is not snow sure. Over 110 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 7km of trails, which equates to around 20 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Correncon en Vercors is Grenoble at a distance of 33km or approximately 45 minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to March.
A pretty, traditional village and year-round resort, rich in folk art and culture, but with a modern ski area lift-linked to Villard de Lans.
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View our detailed Correncon en Vercors snow forecast or snow report and see all live webcams, piste maps, road and travel maps and lift pass prices. For a picture of historic snow conditions see the snow depths month by month with our Correncon en Vercors snow history.
|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)||€? - €?|
Traditional Village /
|Resort Opens||Dec 2020|
|Resort Closes||Mar 2021|
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Correncon en Vercors trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run||6km|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|Slope Orientation||N E|
|direction Correncon en Vercors area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Correncon en Vercors ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|Skiable Vertical||^v 1010m|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
The mountain has 33% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 66% intermediate, 17% advanced slopes and 17% for experts - the most difficult piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. There is no night skiing.
Rating for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
The French resort is also known as and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Correncon en Vercors slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing 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 resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Correncon en Vercors has slopes facing N E.
Rating for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Correncon en Vercors ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
The official ski/board school is called Ecole du ski Français and has 26 teachers teaching in English, French, German, Spanish and taking students from a minimum age of firstname.lastname@example.org www.esf_correncon.fr/ 958346
Correncon en Vercors for beginners gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Correncon en Vercors for intermediates gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Correncon en Vercors for expert skiers gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Correncon en Vercors for snowboarding gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Correncon en Vercors snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cross Country Skiing (langlaufen) in Correncon en Vercors: 161km X C ski trails, Lessons available? Y
Easy XC Ski Trails: 161km Intermediate XC Trails: 0km Difficult XC Trails: 0km
Telemark Tuittion: Y Telemark Rental 1 Paragliding schools: 1
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 0km
Correncon en Vercors snow fun - off slope winter activities
Outdoor Ice Rink: 0 Indoor Ice Rink: 0 Balloon Flights: 0
Prepared Winter Walks: 0 Snowshoeing: 0 Hang Gliding : 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 0km Paragliding schools: 1
Correncon en Vercors non skiing facilities also include Tennis.