Blog post by Sophie Nicholson

Deep Days – The Top Ten Ski Resorts With The Most Snow

The Alps are currently enjoying one of the best starts to the season in living memory with storm after storm bringing meters of fresh, fluffy white stuff to the region.

It really is impossible to overestimate just how much snow there is in some areas of the Alps right now. We’re talking deep, Japan-style deep and with yet another epic storm due to roll into the northern Alps in the coming days, the season of 2017/18 really is shaping up to go down in history as THE snowpocalypse!

If you’re looking to make the most of the awesome conditions out in the Alps right now, then you need to know where to go. To help point you in the right direction, we’ve compiled a list of the Top 10 resorts with the most snowfall right now. Snow stats courtesy of WePowder.

For more detailed information on which resort is right for you and your group then give us a call.

1. Chamonix, France
Top – 324cm
Mid Mountain – 214cm
Valley – 109cm



2. Tignes, France
Top – 265cm
Mid Mountain – 172cm
Valley – 119cm

The Retreat Chalet

3. La Thuile, Italy
Top – 236cm
Mid Mountain – 172cm
Valley – 97cm

La Thuile Facebook

4. Courmayeur, Italy
Top – 234cm
Mid Mountain – 165cm
Valley – 68cm

Courmayeur Facebook

5. La Rosiere, France
Top – 194cm
Mid Mountain – 142cm
Valley – 112cm

La Rosiere Facebook

6. Engelberg, Switzerland
Top – 181cm
Mid Mountain – 104cm
Valley – 29cm


7. St Anton, Austria
Top – 176cm
Mid Mountain – 128cm
Valley – 77cm

St Anton Instagram

8. Alpe d’Huez, France
Top – 173cm
Mid Mountain – 115cm
Valley – 68cm

Cyrille Quintard – Alpe d’Huez Tourisme

9. Les Arcs, France
Top – 171cm
Mid Mountain – 128cm
Valley – 102cm

Les Arcs Facebook

10. La Grave, France
Top – 168cm
Mid Mountain – 112cm
Valley – 49cm


So there we have it!

As we mentioned, these depths will change and increase again in the coming days as yet another storm rolls into Europe but suffice to say, there’s a lot of snow out there right now so get after it and go play in the powder!

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