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Thollon-les-Mémises Ski Resort Guide

Thollon-les-Mémises, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length50km
Highest Lift2,000m
Resort Height1,000m
 Nearest AirportsGeneva and Sion
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Year-round destination resort in a lovely position overlooking Lake Geneva (Lac Leman). Close to the famous town of Evian and within easy access of Italy, Switzerland and other major ski resorts, this is the only skiing area from which you can see the whole of Lake Geneva.


The French ski resort of Thollon-les-Mémises is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,000m, with 50km of marked runs.

Thollon-les-Mémises has direct access to 50km of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 18 ski lifts.


Thollon-les-Mémises offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Thollon-les-Mémises offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Thollon-les-Mémises.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Thollon-les-Mémises?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm, expected on 8 August.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Thollon-les-Mémises

Ski Area Stats

Thollon-les-Mémises Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 32km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 12km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 4 5km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Thollon-les-Mémises Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,000m
Lowest Piste1,000m
Resort Altitude (Thollon-les-Mémises)1,000m
Max Vertical1,000m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Thollon-les-Mémises
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Thollon-les-Mémises Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Thollon-les-Mémises is 5km long and the most difficult run is the 'Les Vieilles Cases'.

Location and Map

Where is Thollon-les-Mémises?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Thollon-les-Mémises is Geneva, 70 minutes drive away.

Sion, Annecy, Berne, Chambery, Lyon St-Exupéry, Basel, Lyon Bron, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg and Zurich airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 18 ski lifts are able to uplift 12,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 50km of ski runs, with 10 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Thollon-les-Mémises open?

 Opened : 19 December 2020.

 Closed : 4 April 2021.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Late March.

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 Thollon-les-Mémises, 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 Thollon-les-Mémises Tourist Office for the latest.