The season is bearing down on us, so it's time for a reminder of just when those lifts open.
When does Chamonix open for skiing?
Early snow has been encouraging and if it continues go well, we can expect a partial opening of Les Grands Montets and Les Houches from the 07 December 2013.
Brevent, Flegere and La Balme/Le Tour will open from 14 December, again subject to conditions.
The full area is scheduled to open on 21 December 2013.
When does Vallorcine open for skiing?
Vallorcine lifts will also open on 14 December and are scheduled to close on 13 April.
The Bellevue Alpine Lodge will be open and while we already have limited availability for Christmas and New Year weeks, we do currently have space for the first week of the season.
For details and to check availability, please call us on +33 (0)4 50 54 60 43 or email to email@example.com
Article by Iain Martin