J2Ski New Zealand J2Ski logo
°F / in / ft / miles°C / cm / m / km
FacebookTwitter

Les Gets

Les Gets Ski Resort Guide

Les Gets, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 7 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length110km
Highest Lift2,000m
Resort Height1,170m
 Nearest AirportsAnnecy and Geneva
Save on Ski Hire Save up to 50% 
Book Ski Lessons  Book Lessons 
Free Snow Reports by e-Mail  Sign Up Here

Les Gets

The French ski resort of Les Gets is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,170m, with 110km of marked runs.

Summary

Les Gets is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area with access to 400km of downhill skiing, with 285 marked pistes, served by a total of 196 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Les Gets itself (110km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Portes du Soleil ski resorts of Abondance, Avoriaz, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, La Grande Terche, Montriond, Morzine, Saint Jean d'Aulps, Champoussin, Champéry, Les Crosets, Morgins and Torgon.

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding

Les Gets offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Les Gets.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Les Gets is 8km long and the most difficult run is the 'Bouquetin'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Les Gets?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm, expected on 29 November, with around 22cm forecast over the next 7 days.

See our long-range Snow Forecast for the latest update, or   Join our Snow Mail Here

Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Les Gets
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base

Ski Area Stats

Les Gets Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 9 13km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2945km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2638km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 4 11km
Downhill
Total Length
110km
Cross Country
Total Length
17km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
47

Portes du Soleil Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
32
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
100
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
122
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
31
Downhill
Total Length
400km
Cross Country
Total Length
243km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
196

Altitudes

Les Gets Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,000m
Resort Altitude (Les Gets)1,170m
Lowest Piste1,000m
Max Vertical1,000m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Les Gets
Freeriders
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ski Hire in Les Gets

Ski Hire Shops in Les Gets.

For more information, see our page about Les Gets Ski Hire.

Ski Lessons in Les Gets

Find a Ski Instructor

To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Les Gets Ski Schools and Les Gets Ski Instructors.

You can select and book a lesson online now, with our partner SkiBro.

  Book Lessons 

Location and Map

Where is Les Gets?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Portes du Soleil, Haute-Savoie.

Map

Tap Show Map in Full Screen for Full-Screen, or see J2Ski's Resort map, showing Hotels and Ski Shops.

How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Les Gets is Annecy, 66 minutes drive away.

Geneva, Chambery, Sion, Grenoble, Lyon St-Exupéry, Lyon Bron, Berne, Turin Caselle and Dole–Jura airports are all within three hours drive.

Annecy and Geneva are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 47 ski lifts are able to uplift 66,015 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 22km of ski runs, with 323 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Les Gets open?

 Open from : 18 December 2021.

 Closes : 10 April 2022.

Usual opening is mid November (Opens for weekends in late November), and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Piste Map

Les Gets Piste Map
Les Gets

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Les Gets, 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 Les Gets Tourist Office for the latest.

Talking about Les Gets

Mentions in recent J2Ski News Items and Snow Reports from our users...

Les Gets