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Valberg

Valberg Ski Resort Guide

Valberg, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length91km
Highest Lift2,011m
Resort Height1,500m
 Nearest AirportsNice and Cannes
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Valberg

Just an 80 minute drive from Nice, Valberg has a reputation for sunshine and a Mediterranean feel to it's restaurants and the village itself.

Summary

The French ski resort of Valberg is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,500m, with 91km of marked runs.

Valberg has direct access to 91km of downhill skiing, with 52 marked pistes, served by a total of 22 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,011m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

Valberg offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Valberg offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Valberg.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Valberg?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Valberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 6 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
22
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
13
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
11
Downhill
Total Length
91km
Cross Country
Total Length
30km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
22

Altitudes

Valberg Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,011m
Lowest Piste1,500m
Resort Altitude (Valberg)1,500m
Max Vertical511m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Valberg
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Valberg Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Les Chamois'.

Location and Map

Where is Valberg?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Valberg is Nice, 80 minutes drive away.

Cannes, Turin Cuneo, Saint-Tropez and Toulon airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 22 ski lifts are able to uplift 21,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 45km of ski runs, with 350 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Valberg open?

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

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

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 Valberg, 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 Valberg Tourist Office for the latest.

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