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Les Rousses

Les Rousses Ski Resort Guide

Les Rousses, France

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length40km
Highest Lift1,680m
Resort Height1,050m
 Nearest AirportsGeneva and Annecy
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Les Rousses

The French ski resort of Les Rousses is in the French Jura at an altitude of 1,050m, with 40km of marked runs.


Les Rousses has direct access to 40km of downhill skiing, with 43 marked pistes, served by a total of 40 ski lifts.


Les Rousses offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Les Rousses?

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

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Snow Forecast by day for Les Rousses

Ski Area Stats

Les Rousses 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


Les Rousses Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,680m
Lowest Piste1,050m
Resort Altitude (Les Rousses)1,050m
Max Vertical630m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Les Rousses
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Hire in Les Rousses

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Ski Lessons in Les Rousses

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

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Location and Map

Where is Les Rousses?

This ski resort is in the French Jura in Jura, Franche-Comté.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Les Rousses is Geneva, 45 minutes drive away.

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

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 40 ski lifts are able to uplift 35,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 5km of ski runs, with 21 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Les Rousses 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.

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