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Ski Lift Opening Dates in Alpe d'Huez

Discover the latest Alpe d'Huez lift opening & closing dates



About Alpe d'Huez winter ski lift opening dates

The extensive lift network in Alpe d'Huez is open both in summer and winter. For the 2018/19 winter season, snow cover permitting, the ski area is scheduled to open

December 1st 2018 - April 27th 2019

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Dates may be subject to change depending on snow cover and conditions.

If you're skiing over to other villages in the Grande Domaine ski area, be aware of the times of the last lifts to get you back to Alpe d'Huez centre. If you do happen to encounter any problems simply speak to the nearest “lifty” for advice – look for the black and orange outfits: 

  • Auris-en-Oisans: 16:15
  • Villard Reculas: 16:20
  • Oz-en-Oisans: 16:30
  • Vaujany: 16:00
  • Alpette:16:10
  • Mont Frais: 15:45

Keep an eye on live lift status and visit our maps page to find the location of all the pistes. 

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How to get passes

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Read more about the ski lift system in Alpe d'Huez and find out more about the variety of winter activities you can do on your visit.