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Oz-en-Oisans Ski Resort Guide

Oz-en-Oisans, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Snowboarders.
Total Piste Length39 miles
Highest Lift9,350ft
Resort Height4,429ft
 Nearest AirportsGrenoble and Chambery
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The French ski resort of Oz-en-Oisans is in the French Alps at an altitude of 4,429ft, with 39 miles of marked runs.


Oz-en-Oisans is part of the Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski area with access to 242 miles of downhill skiing, with 304 marked pistes, served by a total of 150 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Oz-en-Oisans itself (39 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski ski resorts of Alpe d'Huez, Auris-en-Oisans, Vaujany and Villard Reculas.

With ski lifts as high as 9,350ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Oz-en-Oisans is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Oz-en-Oisans.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Oz-en-Oisans is 10 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Tunnel'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Oz-en-Oisans?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 24 May.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Oz-en-Oisans

Ski Area Stats

Oz-en-Oisans Ski Area

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

Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski Ski Area

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


Oz-en-Oisans Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift9,350ft
Resort Altitude (Oz-en-Oisans)4,429ft
Lowest Trail3,281ft
Max Vertical6,070ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Oz-en-Oisans
Intermediate Skiers

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Location and Map

Where is Oz-en-Oisans?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Alpe D’huez Grand Domaine Ski, Isère.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Oz-en-Oisans is Grenoble, 56 minutes drive away.

Chambery, Lyon St-Exupéry, Lyon Bron, Annecy, Geneva, Saint-Étienne and Avignon airports are all within three hours drive.

Grenoble is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 22 ski lifts are able to uplift 101,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 31 miles of ski runs, with 700 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Oz-en-Oisans 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.

Trail Map

Oz-en-Oisans Trail Map

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Oz-en-Oisans, 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 Oz-en-Oisans Tourist Office for the latest.

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