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Vaujany

Vaujany Ski Resort Guide

Vaujany, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length29 miles
Highest Lift10,827ft
Resort Height4,101ft
 Nearest AirportsGrenoble and Chambery
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Vaujany

The French ski resort of Vaujany is in the French Alps at an altitude of 4,101ft, with 29 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Vaujany 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 Vaujany itself (29 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, Oz-en-Oisans and Villard Reculas.

With ski lifts as high as 10,827ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

Vaujany offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Vaujany.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Vaujany is 10 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Tunnel'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Vaujany?

The next notable snow forecast is 2in, expected on 1 December, with around 26in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Vaujany Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
172 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
3914 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
3710 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
423 miles
Downhill
Total Length
29 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
31 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
19

Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
40
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
88
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
82
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
94
Downhill
Total Length
242 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
150

Altitudes

Vaujany Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift10,827ft
Resort Altitude (Vaujany)4,101ft
Lowest Trail3,609ft
Max Vertical7,218ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Vaujany
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ski Rental in Vaujany

Ski Rental Shops in Vaujany.

For more information, see our page about Vaujany Ski Rental.

Location and Map

Where is Vaujany?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Vaujany is Grenoble, 82 minutes drive away.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 19 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 21 miles of ski runs, with 444 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Vaujany open?

 Open from : December 11, 2021.

 Closes : April 22, 2022.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Late April.

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

Trail Map

Vaujany Trail Map
Vaujany

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

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

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