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Ski Lift Opening Dates in Chamonix

Discover the latest Chamonix lift opening & closing dates

About Chamonix Ski Lift Opening Dates

The extensive network of Chamonix lifts are open both in summer and winter. Find out winter opening dates and timetables of the Chamonix lifts to help you plan your holiday.

Snow cover permitting, the Chamonix ski area should be open from

17th December 2016 to 1st May 2017

Main Ski Areas
Grands Montets Partial opening:
W/ends in November & 3rd to 16th Dec depending on conditions
Full opening:
17th December 
Partial closing:
End of April
Full closing:
1st May 
Timetable
Domaine de Balme (Le Tour) Partial opening:
Early December depending on conditions
Full opening:
17th December 

17th April
Timetable

Vallorcine Partial opening:
Early December depending on conditions
Full opening:
17th December 
17th April
Timetable
Brevent & Planpraz Partial opening:
10th December depending on conditions
Full opening:
17th December
16th April
Timetable
Flegere Partial opening:
10th December depending on conditions
Full opening:
17th December 
17th April
Timetable
Les Houches Partial opening:
19th to 11th December depending on conditions
Full opening:
17th December
17th April
Timetable
Beginner Ski Areas
Les Planards Luge: 17th December
Ski area: 10th December depending on conditions
Full opening: 17th December
Luge: 1st May
Ski Area: 4th February
Timetable
Le Savoy 17th December 9th April
La Vormaine 17th December 19th March
Les Chosalets 17th December 19th March
Le Tourchet 17th December 19th March
Le Poya 17th December 31st March
Sights & Attractions
Aiguille du Midi

(Annual maintenance closure 2nd November to 16th December) 
17th December

Every day depending on conditions
Timetable
Step into the Void

(Annual maintenance closure 2nd November to 16th December) 
17th December

Every day depending on conditions
Timetable
Montenvers Train &
Mer de Glace / Ice Cave

17th December

Open every day depending on conditions
Timetable
Tramway du
Mont Blanc
17th December 17th April
Timetable
Panoramique
Mont-Blanc
Closed in winter Closed in winter
Les Bossons Closed in winter Closed in winter

All lift dates and times are subject to change due to adverse weather and events. Keep an eye on live lift status and visit our maps page to find the location of all the pistes. 

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