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Les Karellis

Les Karellis Ski Resort Guide

Les Karellis, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Les Karellis Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners and Snowboarders.
Total Piste Length60km
Highest Lift2,550m
Resort Height1,600m
 Nearest AirportsChambery and Annecy
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Les Karellis

A purpose built centre, not dissimilar in design to Arc 1800. The skiing is mostly below the (high) tree-line on north-facing slopes and is an intermediate's paradise. Trails are up to 3km long. Lift-linked to the tiny village of Albanne which has a single drag lift

Les Karellis Summary

The French ski resort of Les Karellis is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,600m, with 60km of marked runs.

Les Karellis has direct access to 60km of downhill skiing, with 28 marked pistes, served by a total of 16 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,600m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,550m, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing in Les Karellis

Les Karellis offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Les Karellis

Les Karellis offers some good boarding.

Les Karellis Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Les Karellis?

The next notable snow forecast for Les Karellis is 13cm, expected on 25 September, with around 31cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Les Karellis

Ski Area Stats

Les Karellis Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Les Karellis
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 10km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 9 15km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 4 10km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Les Karellis Altitudes

Les Karellis Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Les Karellis
Highest Lift2,550m
Lowest Piste1,600m
Resort Altitude (Les Karellis)1,600m
Max Vertical950m

Les Karellis Rated

Ratings for Les Karellis
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Les Karellis Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'les Enfers', which is 2km in length.

Location and Map

Where is Les Karellis?

Les Karellis is in the French Alps in Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, France.

Map of Les Karellis

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How to get to Les Karellis

 By Air

The nearest airports to Les Karellis are Chambery, Annecy and Lyon St-Exupéry. There are nine airports within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 16 ski lifts of Les Karellis are able to uplift 13,550 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Les Karellis is able to make snow, on 5km of ski runs, with 17 snow cannons.

Les Karellis Season Dates

When is Les Karellis open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Les Karellis.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Les Karellis.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Les Karellis, but they may include any or all of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.

Visit the Les Karellis Tourist Office for the latest.

Les Karellis