Risoul is a typical Southern Alps resort benefiting from a great ski area but lower prices because it is not particularly well known in the UK. The area is renowned for its excellent show conditions and sunshine record of more than 300 days a year.
The resort offers facilities for numerous other winter sports activities including an outdoor ice rink and snowmobiles. Risoul has over 20 bars, 2 cinemas and 2 discos.
Facilities for children
‘Le Bébé Club’ caters for children from 6 months to 3 years. ‘Club Les Marmottes’ caters for children from 3 to 6 years and ‘Club Les Petits Montagnards’ takes children from 6 to 12 years. The kids clubs liaise with the local ski schools to offer both child care and ski lessons
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We currently have no featured offers for this resort; however, there may still be discounts available on selected dates. Please visit our ski deals section for information on all our current special offers.
The ski area of La Fôret Blanche is one of the largest in the Hautes Alpes region and is also linked with the neighbouring Vars area. The domain has more than 185km of marked pistes served by 52 lifts. The 118 slopes offer a large variety of gentle slopes, more challenging pistes as well as numerous off-piste possibilities.
Resort Altitude: 1850m
Summit Elevation: 2750m
Vertical Drop: 900m
Total Pistes: 185km
Number of Lifts: 185km
Snow Parks: 1
We are currently unable to pre-book ski passes in Risoul.
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Risoul Ski Rental Locations
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Ecole du Ski Français Risoul 1850 05600 RISOUL Tel. : +33 (0)92 46 1922 Fax : +33 (0)4 92 46 0322 firstname.lastname@example.org/risoul
Ecole de Ski & Snowboard Internationale Immeuble le Valbel - 05600 RISOUL Tel. : +33 (0)4 92 46 20 83 Fax : +33 (0)4 92 46 20 84 email@example.com
Approx. distance from Calais:
Driving time from Calais:
7 hrs 50 mins
Approx tolls from Calais:
€121 ea. way
Chambery - 203 kmLyon - 259 km
Current weather: Light clouds dotting the sky
Fresh snow: 3cm
Last snowed: 2018-02-05
Piste information: Lower slopes good, excellent up high
Lower snow depth: 170cm
Upper snow depth: 235cm
Piste state: Excellent
Off-piste snow: Best up high
Runs to resort: Good
Lifts open: 16
Lifts in total: 16