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Saint Pierre de Chartreuse

Saint Pierre de Chartreuse Ski Resort Guide

Saint Pierre de Chartreuse, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,789m
Resort Height900m
 Nearest AirportsGrenoble and Chambery
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Saint Pierre de Chartreuse

A traditional village, dominated by it's monastry, yet vibrant all year round, Saint Pierre has offered winter holidays for over 100 years. Touring, snow-shoe walking and parapente are all available. The ski area includes the small beginner area at Les Egaux and St Hughes, three kilometres from the village.


The French ski resort of Saint Pierre de Chartreuse is in the French Alps at an altitude of 900m.

Saint Pierre de Chartreuse has direct access to 24 marked pistes, served by a total of 17 ski lifts.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Saint Pierre de Chartreuse?

The next notable snow forecast is 18cm, expected on 5 October.

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Snow Forecast by day for Saint Pierre de Chartreuse

Ski Area Stats

Saint Pierre de Chartreuse Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Saint Pierre de Chartreuse Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,789m
Lowest Piste920m
Resort Altitude (Saint Pierre de Chartreuse)900m
Max Vertical889m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Saint Pierre de Chartreuse
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Saint Pierre de Chartreuse Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Saint Pierre de Chartreuse is 8km long and the most difficult run is the 'Les fraisses ( Piste de Bosses )'.


Two beginners terrain parks, snowboarders allowed on all trails.

Location and Map

Where is Saint Pierre de Chartreuse?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Isère, Rhône-Alpes.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Saint Pierre de Chartreuse is Grenoble, 30 minutes drive away.

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

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 17 ski lifts are able to uplift 179,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Saint Pierre de Chartreuse 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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Saint Pierre de Chartreuse, 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 Saint Pierre de Chartreuse Tourist Office for the latest.

Saint Pierre de Chartreuse