The Ski Resort
The Mont-Saxonnex ski area covers almost 10 km of pistes. There are several ski lifts and one chair lift to transport guests. This chair lift takes you to the highest point of the ski area at 1571 metres. The only black run, La Noire, starts here. In addition to two smaller beginners' areas, blue and red slopes dominate Mont-Saxonnex.
- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1673 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in France is 2644 ft. The ski resort takes you to an elevation of 5118 ft.
- Average snow depth during the season is 20 " at summit elevation and 4 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 23 " at summit elevation and 5 " at the base.
- Mont Saxonnex features 31 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in France is 35 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 15 sunny days.