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Abondance Ski Resort Guide

Abondance, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Highest Lift6,562ft
Resort Height3,281ft
 Nearest AirportsGeneva and Sion
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The French ski resort of Abondance is in the French Alps at an altitude of 3,281ft.


Abondance is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area with access to 249 miles of downhill skiing, with 285 marked pistes, served by a total of 196 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Abondance itself (15 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Portes du Soleil ski resorts of Avoriaz, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, La Grande Terche, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine and Saint Jean d'Aulps.


Abondance offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.


Abondance is highly rated by Snowboarders.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Abondance?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Abondance.

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Ski Area Stats

Abondance Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Portes du Soleil Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
249 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
151 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Abondance Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift6,562ft
Lowest Trail3,281ft
Resort Altitude (Abondance)3,281ft
Max Vertical3,281ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Abondance
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Abondance?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Portes du Soleil, Haute-Savoie.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Abondance is Geneva, 70 minutes drive away.

Sion, Annecy, Berne, Chambery, Lyon St-Exupéry, Lyon Bron, Grenoble, Basel and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are 11 ski lifts.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 4 miles of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Abondance open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Abondance, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Abondance Tourist Office for the latest.

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