Les Houches

Ski resorts in France
Lifts (12/16)
Slopes (29/30)
Snow depth
6234 ft
3281 ft
35.4 in
11.8 in
Located in one of the most prestigious massif's of the Alps, the Mont Blanc, at 5 km from the World ski and mountaineering capital, the village of Les Houches, nestled at 1000 m, has preserved it's natural and built patrimony. It's breathtaking views is a discovery of exceptional natural sites. The ski area of Les Houches, which peaks at 1900 m, has more than 55 km of wooded slopes. Les Houches welcomes both family skiing, as well as international competitions such as the Alpine Ski World Cup and the Telemark World Cup. And dont forget the Les Houches snowpark.
Les Houches belong to Chamonix.

Les Houches Snow forecast

  • Saturday
    0 ft
    Sun/clear sky
    3 mph
  • Sunday
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    Partly cloudy
    2 mph
  • Monday
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    Partly cloudy
    3 mph

Facts about Les Houches

Number of slopes:30
Learning / beginner Green slopes:2
Easy Blue slopes:10
Intermediate Red slopes:14
Advanced / Expert Black slopes:4

Lifts (Total: 16)
Gondola lift:1
Aerial tramway:1
Chair lifts:8

Vertical drop
Les Houches Vertical drop
Highest Point: 6234 ft
Vertical drop: 2953 ft
Base Point: 3281 ft

Start:17 December
End:23 April

Childrens area:1
Country: France

Reviews for Les Houches

What do you think about Les Houches?
2 reviews
Magnus E
Magnus E (Guest)
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Small and flat, you do not go to Chamonix to visit this back. We went for a day here during the week when the avalanche went on a le tour. My rating ... Read more (93 words)
Chumbum (Guest)
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Les Houches is a few kilometers from Chamonix and has five lifts and maybe ten runs. The chase after snowfall here is nothing compared to chamonix a f... Read more (128 words)

Most popular photo

Rider: Per-Magnus Olofsson Photo: Tomas Anders

Trail map

Trail map Les Houches

Nearby ski resorts

Saint Gervais Mont-blanc3.7 miles
Chamonix4.3 miles
Les Contamines6.2 miles
Combloux6.8 miles
Megeve8.7 miles
Argentière – Les Grands Montets9.3 miles
Flaine9.3 miles
Sixt11.2 miles

Airports near Les Houches

Genève Aéroport
Driving time: 1 hour, 4 minutes (60 miles)
Distance: 40 miles
Chambery Airport
Driving time: 1 hour, 22 minutes (85 miles)
Distance: 47 miles
Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport
Driving time: 2 hours, 1 minute (133 miles)
Distance: 83 miles
Torino Airport
Driving time: 2 hours, 4 minutes (110 miles)
Distance: 63 miles
Grenoble Alpes-Isère Airport
Driving time: 2 hours, 6 minutes (135 miles)
Distance: 79 miles