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beginners
***
Avoriaz has perfect nursery slopes next to the resort, easily reached by foot or lift 
intermediates
*****
fantastic area. skiing starts on the doorstep  
advanced 
****
more than 20 black runs, including the "wall" and the "Jean Vuarnet" world cup downhill run from the top of Les Hauts down to Les Prodains
snowboarding
*****
Avoriaz has always been heavily behind snowboarders. Freeriders should go to the Hauts Forts area. the resort is also ideal for heli-boarding.
 1 cable cars | 2 gondolas | 21 chairlifts  | 18 drag lifts | 

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number of lifts

42 (228 in Portes du Soleil)
uphill capacity per hour
228,786 (Portes du Soleil)
direction of slopes
S,W,N,E
summary good average poor
nursery slopes m    
off-piste / ski touring   m  
cross country m    
snowboarding m    
tree level skiing   m  
summer skiing      
children's facilities m    
snow making facilities m    

 

total length of pistes

650km (Portes du Soleil)

piste type and number

easy

  3
intermediate   35
difficult   4

longest run

6km

number of snow cannons

296

mountain restaurants

60
cross country trails
40km
glaciers?
none
number of ski instructors
120 
usual hours of instruction
0914-1145 , 1430-1700 beginners and class 1 are in afternoon
photo required for lift pass?
yes

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