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Telepherique des Glaciers de la Meije

le Village, 05320 La Grave, France
+33 4 76 79 94 65
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Very different

This is a place where skiing is the your objective. Hotels are basic, restaurants are OK, nightlife... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Paris B
,
Athens, Greece
Great off-pist thanx to Bureau des Guides

La Grave offers off pist to advanced and intermedium skiers. Very wise to take a guide as La Grave... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Lars H
,
Vasteras, Sweden
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
26 Mar 2017
“Very different”
12 Mar 2017
“Great off-pist thanx to Bureau des Guides”
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le Village, 05320 La Grave, France
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+33 4 76 79 94 65
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is a place where skiing is the your objective. Hotels are basic, restaurants are OK, nightlife is non existent. But the skiing is great. No queues , no crowds, no posers, just a huge high ungroomed mountain. Perfect!

Thank Paris B
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

La Grave offers off pist to advanced and intermedium skiers. Very wise to take a guide as La Grave is not using dynamites for securing against avalanches and as there are some cliffs even in the lower parts. We took during 3 days guides from...More

Thank Lars H
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

If you enjoy skiing off piste then this is the Mecca of freeride skiing. Really not for the faint hearted. No piste no be found. Not many people skiing, really you can ski for 40 mins and not see anyone. If you've not skied here...More

2  Thank Milky911
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Quite expensive but worth it for the views. After taking the trip to the glaciers come back to the mid station. There is a nice walk to a lake and auberge (45mins) followed by a stroll down the mountain. 8km in total

1  Thank ee-n-al
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Somehow expensive (23€ per adult, up & down, no reduction for >65 years old) but very good service. Nice cafeteria in the upper station

1  Thank JasanBarcelona
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We took the telepherique to the first level, Gare Peyrou d'Amont, and walked across to the lac du Puy Vachier - some scrambling over rocks and through pockets of snow - and then made our way down to La Grave. The way was sign posted...More

1  Thank Christa England H
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Tour de La Meije skiing, great tour, good level in mountaineering is a requirement, as well as steep slopes skiing

2  Thank carouba
Reviewed 6 June 2014

went up for night in the log cabin at the top! a totally stunning place! loved evry minuite! awesome view, 30+ degrees and on snow! crazy! absolutely stunning views! being the only people up here after the cable car stops is a pretty incredible experience!

2  Thank Alex F
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Locals say this place is exceptional and it surely feels like it. A very different world from the typical kilometers of groomed slopes you can find in all the generic alpine resorts. It's all about being laid back and enjoying some fine riding in high...More

4  Thank j4kvb
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Took the first lift up for a hike around La Meije. The lift was very old, stopped very often leaving the carts bungling at high altitudes and doors would not close completely. My girlfriend almost passed out being that scared... I'll prefer to find my...More

2  Thank Francis_Langenberg
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blackmann2014
When does the season end for skiing?
1 April 2016|
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Response from Milky911 | Reviewed this property |
1st of May is the last day of the 2015-16 Hope that helps Clive
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ziagabry56
se funziona anche da maggio ad ottobre
16 May 2017|
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