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Abriès Ski Resort Guide

Abriès, France

Rated: 2/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Snowboarders.
Total Piste Length30km
Highest Lift2,450m
Resort Height1,550m
 Nearest AirportsTurin Cuneo and Turin Caselle
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Largely rebuilt since 1945 having suffered wartime damage, Abries is located at the meeting of the rivers Guil and Bouchet. Skiing is largely relaxed and partially wooded slopes, with excellent views on Monte Visa (3841m) . There's a market every Friday.


The French ski resort of Abriès is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,550m, with 30km of marked runs.

Abriès has direct access to 30km of downhill skiing, with 13 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,550m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,450m, snow cover is generally reliable.


Abriès offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Abriès?

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

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Snow Forecast by day for Abriès

Ski Area Stats

Abriès Ski Area

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


Abriès Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,450m
Lowest Piste1,550m
Resort Altitude (Abriès)1,550m
Max Vertical900m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Abriès
Intermediate Skiers



Location and Map

Where is Abriès?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Abriès is Turin Cuneo, 115 minutes drive away.

Turin Caselle, Chambery and Grenoble airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 9,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 1 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Abriès 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 Abriès, 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 Abriès Tourist Office for the latest.