Covering the full Serre Chevalier Ski Area; Briancon, Chantmerle, Villeneuve and Monetiers. The map is the the official and most current resort piste map...... more
Covering the full Serre Chevalier Ski Area; Briancon, Chantmerle, Villeneuve and Monetiers. The map is the the official and most current resort piste map obtained directly from the ski area. Features Includes full size panorama piste map for the whole Serre Chevalier Ski Area: split over two sides of the cloth. Printed on both sides of a microfibre cloth the maps are clear and easy to read, even when wet It won't tear or get dog-eared and doesn't need to be carefully refolded Unlikely to blow away in the wind and can be handled easily whilst wearing ski gloves A really effective glasses cleaner for spectacles, sunglasses and ski goggles Size 30 x 40cm, large enough to wrap your goggles, small enough to scrunch up in your pocket The Wipeout comes wrapped in its own little pouch
Advantages: Good variety of runs Disadvantages: Snowfall seems to have reduced
...I have been to Serre Chevalier, more specifically Chantemerle 1350, 3 times now.
Serre Chevalier is in the southern alps on the border with Italy and has always supplied good snow and sunshine when I have been. It is split into 3 different stations with Chantemerle being, in my opinion, the best as it is a picturesque little village at the base of the Luc Alphand black run. I have never used...
Advantages: brilliant skiing, alpine village prettiness,great English speaking ski school, Close to Italy and other resorts. Disadvantages: Not to great for veggies and nightlife fairly low key.
...So far i have only skied 4 times, in Flaine (France), Serre Chevalier (France.....obviously!!), Borovets (Bulgaria) and Bad Hofgetein (Austria).
Serre Chevalier has been the most enjoyable for the following reasons:
Many of France's ski resorts are high altidude and therefore purpose built, usually with concrete grey buildings and not much else. Serre Chevalier is a pretty alpine style village...
Advantages: good variety of runs for all abilities, good value for money, good range of nearby facilities Disadvantages: reduced amount of snow!, didn't seem to be much nightlife when I went?!
...I have been skiing at Serre Chevalier twice, both times staying in Chantemerle. Both times I have been have also been towards the end of the season, in the first couple of weeks of april.
The skiing seems very good here, there seems to be a large variety of runs and it is easy to ski to the other resorts if you want to. It seems to be a good resort for beginners as well due to...
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