Val Thorens Skiing and Snowboarding Terrain / Mountain Stats

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Val Thorens Terrain

Val Thorens is situated at the top of the 3 Vallées, the biggest ski area in the world with 600 km of pistes. 25 summits perfectly linked via 200 ski lifts with easy and rapid access: 15 min to Les Menuires, 45 min to Méribel and 1h15 to Courchevel. And to savour the infinite richness of the countryside, allow yourself a break on the terrace of one of the magnificent mountain restaurants.

As for ski lifts, the ultra modern comfortable lifts provide rapid liaisons even at the height of the season or in difficult weather conditions.

Val Thorens Snowboarding

Halfpipes: 0
Tarrain Parks: 1

A new Snow park
A great place for meeting-up providing entertainment for everyone, the new snow park is strategically installed on the Plateau sector and is thus accessed by several ski lifts.

Val Thorens Mountain Stats

Mountain Terrain
Summit 10,499 Ft / 3,200 M
Base 7,547 Ft / 2,300 M
Vertical 2,952 Ft / 900 M
Snowmaking 40%
20%
50%
30%
Night Skiing? No
Nordic Skiing? No
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts Season/Hours
Surface: 9
Gondolas: 5
Other: 16
Capacity (per hr): 62170
Season:
From 11/20/2010 to 8/5/2011
Sunday: 09:00
Monday: 09:00
Tuesday: 09:00
Wednesday: 09:00
Thursday: 09:00
Friday: 09:00
Saturday: 09:00
Mountain
Summit 10,499 Ft / 3,200 M
Base 7,547 Ft / 2,300 M
Vertical 2,952 Ft / 900 M
Snowmaking 40%
Terrain
20%
50%
30%
Night Skiing? No
Nordic Skiing? No
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts
Surface: 9
Gondolas: 5
Other: 16
Capacity (per hr): 62170
Season/Hours
Season:
From 11/20/2010 to 8/5/2011
Sunday: 09:00
Monday: 09:00
Tuesday: 09:00
Wednesday: 09:00
Thursday: 09:00
Friday: 09:00
Saturday: 09:00

What's New This Season at Val Thorens

* HOTEL ALTAPURA **** The Altapura****, a brand new hotel concept of 88 bedrooms and set back from the lively centre of the resort, will opens its doors in December 2011. * RESIDENCE MONTANA PLEIN SUD***** This new Savoyard grand chalet style residence, the first 5-star residence in Val Thorens, is ideally situated directly on the pistes, in one of the quietest and sunniest locations in Val Thorens and very close to the “Village Montana” residences. * FUNITEL DE THORENS This 4th funitel in Val Thorens will be composed by 2 series of 2 cabins with a capacity of 33 persons each. You will reach the top in approx. 2 minutes and the passenger flow will be 1500 persons per hour. This lift will serve 2 new runs: a red one (les Asters) and a blue one (le Chocard)

Information last updated 03/27/2011.