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French Alps opens for summer skiing!!!

25th June 2019 | OTS Staff

Resorts in this article: Les 2 Alpes, Tignes

French Alps opens for summer skiing!!!- ©Tignes/Facebook

Summer skiing now open in Tignes

Copyright: Tignes/Facebook

Tignes and Les 2 Alpes are now open for summer skiing!

Tignes' Grande Motte glacier is open for skiing June 22nd to August 4th, 2019.

Summer days in Tignes start with cooler temperatures in the morning and end with flip-flops in the afternoon! Skiing conditions are best in the morning then take lunch on the terrace at 3000m with panoramic views of the snowy peaks.

Up to 20kms of ski runs are open between 3000-3456 metres altitude, depending on snow conditions. You can also try out tricks in the snowpark.

Lifts operate between 7:15am to 1pm and a one day's summer ski pass costs €35 adults; €28 children.

Getting ready for summer skiing in Tignes (photo taken 20.6.19)   - © Tignes/Facebook

Getting ready for summer skiing in Tignes (photo taken 20.6.19)

Copyright: Tignes/Facebook

Les 2 Alpes' glacier is open for skiing June 22nd to August 25th, 2019.

Skii lifts are open between 7am to 12:30pm every day at an altitude of 3200-3600 metres on the Mont de Lans Glacier. There are a choice of runs of varying difficulty as well as the famous snow park with a snowskate zone, slopestyle, cool zone and half pipe.

Les 2 Alpes will open up to 12 summer lifts: 7 ski tows, 2 gondolas, 1 drag, 1 funicular and an elevator. One day's summer lift passes cost €41.70 adults; €33.40 children.

Video: A work in progress! Building the summer ski area in Les 2 Alpes (June 13th, 2019)

See you on the ski slopes!!!!

 

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Summer skiing now open in Tignes - © Tignes/Facebook
Sunshine and snow on Les 2 Alpes glacier - © Office de Tourisme Les 2 Alpes / Vincent LOZZI
Getting ready for summer skiing in Tignes (photo taken 20.6.19)  - © Tignes/Facebook
Summer skiing in Les 2 Alpes - © Kathy Ribier

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