Being part of the greatest skiing region in Europe, Crest Voland Cohennoz provides great oportunities for both skiers and snowboarders. Since the resort has been a skiing destination for more than half a century it combines its rustic ambiance with a newer and more modern flair.
The resort offers 90km of groomed ski runs, designed not only for novices but winter sports enthusiast of all abilty levels.
Adressing snowboarders in particular, Crest Voland Cohennoz has a snowpark as well as a boardercross area. For the more adventurous there is also the possibilty of skibiking, a relatively new wintersport to France.
A number of 39 ski lifts ensure a fast and safe ascension, whilst the skiing back to the resort is – at a height of 1500 m above sea– normally possible.
Other winter activities such as Nordic Skiing or Snowshoeing contribute to the diversity of Crest Voland Cohennoz. Being part of the Nordic Ski area used for the 1992 Winter Olympics, the cross-country trails of Crest Voland Cohennoz are a must for beginners and experts of Nordic Skiing. Families are warmly welcomed and especially children, who can participate in ski schools or fun events, are looked after.
- Elevated between 1,250 m and 3,250 m, the Ski Resort is among the 15 highest elevated Ski Resorts in France. The vertical drop from summit to base is 2,000 m. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in France is 881 m. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- Season starts on 18 Dec and ends on 15 Apr (118 days). Average season duration in France is 122 days.
- Albertville features 72 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in France is 71 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 19 sunny days.