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Cross-Country Skiing Le Grand Bornand

Trail Map Le Grand Bornand

The Cross-Country Area

© Biathlon Annecy - Le Grand-Bornand

In Le Grand Bornand you have over 70 kilometers of cross-country skiing trails at your disposal. You can start in the villages of Village, Le Plans and Auberge Nordique. In total there are eleven circular trails of all levels of difficulty, ranging in length from 1 to 15.5 km. Nine kilometers of trails can be covered with artificial snow.

Two biathlon stadiums

Le Grand Bornand is also an important biathlon location in France. There are two biathlon stadiums here. The Sylvie Becaert Stadium is located in Village and another one at Les Plans in the Bouchet Valley. The Sylvie Becaert Stadium hosts the Biathlon World Cup in mid-December.

Timed track for everyone

If you also want to get a taste of competition, you can time yourself on the Les Petays trail. Start and finish is Les Plans. Here you get a chip, which is inserted and measures the time via a radio signal. The chip can also be rented at the tourist information office in Le Grand Bornand.

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Interesting facts

  • Offering 46.6 miles cross-country trails, Le Grand Bornand is among the 5 largest Cross-Country Skiing Areas in France.
  • Le Grand Bornand is the the best rated cross-Country skiing area in France.
  • The high point of the cross-Country skiing area is located at an elevation of 3025 ft.
  • Average snow depth during the season is 54 " at summit elevation and 9 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 64 " at summit elevation and 8 " at the base.
  • Le Grand Bornand features 46 sunny days on average per season. The average for all cross-Country Skiing Areas in France is 41 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 13 sunny days.


Maison de Tourisme Le Grand Bornand
Le Grand Bornand
Phone+33 (0)4 50 02 78 00


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Trail Conditions

Weather (2995 ft)

Usage fees

1 day €10.50
2 hours €8
All rates & fees


Elevation3025 ft - 3025 ft
Opening DayDec 16, 2023
Closing DayMar 30, 2024
Skating 46.6 miles
Classic 46.6 miles
Lighted trails N/A