- The vertical drop from summit to base is 446 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in France is 2638 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The highest point of the track is 6043 ft above sea level.
- Season starts on Dec 21 and ends on Mar 14 (84 days). Average season duration in France is 425 days.
- The day pass at Bessans is €9 making it one of the 5 cheapest ski Resorts in France.
- Average snow depth during the season (Dec 21 to Mar 14) is 38 " at summit elevation and 31 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 49 " at summit elevation and 43 " at the base.
- Bessans features 52 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in France is 43 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 21 sunny days.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
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Average snow depth of the last years (Summit)
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