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Tignes now open for glacier skiing

27th September 2017 | OTS staff

Tignes opens for skiing Sept. 1, 2017

Tignes opens for skiing Sept. 1, 2017

Copyright: Andy Parant Photographie

Get back on your skis before everyone else! The world-class ski resort of Tignes, France has opened its glacier for daily skiing.

Some of the world's greatest athletes and champions will be using the autumn ski area to train and prepare for future competitions on race pistes.

The Grande Motte Glacier (3656m) is open between 8:30am-2:45pm (last lift down in the funicular at 3:30pm). From Sept. 30 to Nov. 24, a one-day ski pass will cost €32 adults or six consecutive days for €192. Click here to download complete price list.

For an added bonus, after a great day's skiing on the glacier you can enjoy free access to the swimming pool of the Lagon with a ski pass of two days or more.

Check out the highlights from last year's glacier opening day:

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Ski and snowboard enthusiasts from around the world:

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Mountain News Corporation and our OnTheSnow and Skiinfo websites will be shutting down. We will explore the possibility of selling, partnering, or contributing assets to another media outlet if there is an opportunity to allow for a consistent or enhanced online experience. For inquiries about Mountain News Corporation, please email Feedback_OTS@mountainnews.com.

We want to thank our loyal employees for their tireless work over the years to bring great information to all of you. We take comfort knowing that our collective passion for the sport of skiing and snowboarding will certainly live on.

We’ll see you on the mountain.


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