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Morillon

Morillon Ski Resort Guide

Morillon, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift2,500m
Resort Height1,100m
 Nearest AirportsAnnecy and Chambery
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Morillon

A small traditional resort below Flaine, lift linked in to the Grand Massif circuit, with a great vertical, snow permitting.

Summary

The French ski resort of Morillon is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,100m.

Morillon is part of the Grand Massif ski area with access to 265km of downhill skiing, with 351 marked pistes, served by a total of 78 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Morillon itself (85 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Grand Massif ski resorts of Flaine, Les Carroz, Samoëns and Sixt Fer à Cheval.

With ski lifts as high as 2,500m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

Morillon is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Morillon.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Morillon?

The next notable snow forecast is 16cm, expected on 26 October.

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Ski Area Stats

Morillon Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 
Cross Country
Total Length
90km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
8

Grand Massif Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
37
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
132
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
140
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
42
Downhill
Total Length
265km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
78

Altitudes

Morillon Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,500m
Resort Altitude (Morillon)1,100m
Lowest Piste700m
Max Vertical1,800m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Morillon
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Morillon Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Morillon is 15km long.

Location and Map

Where is Morillon?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Grand Massif, Haute-Savoie.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Morillon is Annecy, 53 minutes drive away.

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

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 4,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 12km of ski runs, with 3 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Morillon open?

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

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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 Morillon, 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 Morillon Tourist Office for the latest.

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