Altitude: 1350-2823 Meters

Via Lattea in short

  • Good, easy skiing in local ski area
  • Access to the huge Milky Way ski area
  • Snowpark for snowboarders

Montgenèvre is a small ski resort located in the heart of the Alps which has a good range of local skiing, particularly well suited to beginners and intermediates. This ski area holds one of the highest snowfall records in Europe and offers approximately 400km of ski slopes! .

This ski area in France, along with four others, make up the world famous Voie Lactée or "Milky Way" ski area. As mentioned, there is a good range of local skiing in the Montgenèvre which is particularly well suited to beginners and intermediates. Once up in the Milky Way ski area, there are runs for all ski tastes and levels, from beginners to experts. In addition, many off-piste ski opportunities can be found here. For snowboarders there is a snowpark in Montgenèvre's own ski area, plus two open bowls in the Milky Way, and some excellent free-riding terrain.

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Overview of slopes and lifts in Via Lattea


Ski lifts

Additional information

Blue slopes95 km Drag lifts21Start of the season
Red slopes220 km Chair lifts35End of the season
Black slopes85 km Gondola lifts7Glacier
Off-piste0 km Train0Min. altitude1350 m
Total400 km Capacity11300 Pers./HourMax. altitude2823 m

travelResorts in Via Lattea ski area

Off-piste & freestyle in Via Lattea

Snow parks 3Tables
Half pipeBoxes
Quarter pipeRails
BoardercrossOff-piste allowed
KickersOff-piste zone

Ski pass prices (low season)

Low season 6-day ski pass Children Adults Free up to
Montgenèvre - Mont de la Lune EUR - EUR - 6 Years old
Via Lattea EUR - EUR -

Ski pass prices (high season)

High season 6-day ski pass Children Adults Free up to
Montgenèvre - Mont de la Lune EUR - EUR - 6 Years old
Via Lattea EUR - EUR -

Blogs about Via Lattea

30 June 2020 by Danielle in 'Destinations''

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Via Lattea

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The information applies for the ski area of Voie Lactée - Via Lattea. During the ski season information is updated daily.

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