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Gressoney Saint Jean

Gressoney Saint Jean Ski Resort Guide

Gressoney Saint Jean, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length31 miles
Highest Lift9,383ft
Resort Height4,560ft
 Nearest AirportsTurin Caselle and Milan Malpensa
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Gressoney Saint Jean

The Italian ski resort of Gressoney Saint Jean is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 4,560ft, with 31 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Gressoney Saint Jean is part of the Monterosa ski area with access to 132 miles of downhill skiing, with 64 marked pistes, served by a total of 52 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Gressoney Saint Jean itself (31 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Monterosa ski resorts of Alagna Valsesia, Antagnod, Brusson, Champoluc, Champorcher and Gressoney la Trinité.

With ski lifts as high as 9,383ft, 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

Gressoney Saint Jean offers some good boarding.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Gressoney Saint Jean is 2 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Leonardo David SL', which is 2 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Gressoney Saint Jean?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 4 December.

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Ski Area Stats

Gressoney Saint Jean Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 2 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 5 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 4 
Downhill
Total Length
31 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
15 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
11

Monterosa Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
37
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
14
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 8 
Downhill
Total Length
132 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
52

Altitudes

Gressoney Saint Jean Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift9,383ft
Resort Altitude (Gressoney Saint Jean)4,560ft
Lowest Trail4,003ft
Max Vertical5,381ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Gressoney Saint Jean
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

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Location and Map

Where is Gressoney Saint Jean?

This ski resort is in the Italian Alps in Gressoney-Saint-Jean, Aosta Valley.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Gressoney Saint Jean is Turin Caselle, 77 minutes drive away.

Milan Malpensa, Turin Cuneo, Milan Linate, Genoa, Bergamo, Sion, Lugano, Geneva and Annecy airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts are able to uplift 2,687 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 7 miles of ski runs, with 30 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Gressoney Saint Jean open?

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

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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 Gressoney Saint Jean, 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.

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