La Grave is a small ski resort in the Massif des Ecrins in the southern French Alps. Dominated by the mighty La Meije peak, La Grave is all about empty slopes of untracked powder and epic backcountry terrain with steep gullies, huge drops and some of the best tree runs in the Alps.
La Grave Ski & Snowboard Guide
Summit 3600 m
Vertical Drop 2200 m
Base 1450 m
Cable Cars 2
Chair Lifts -
Drag Lifts 1
Freeriding Use the La Meije cable car cable car to access 2150 m of non-stop vertical drop and some of the world's best freeriding. La Grave is extreme, take a guide.
Freestyle No park as such but plenty of natural hits and gullies.
Pistes One marked blue piste serves the Trifides and Dôme de la Lauze chairlifts at the very top of the resort.
Beginner Pistes N/A
Intermediate Pistes 1 (on the glacier)
Advanced Pistes N/A
Expert Pistes N/A
Total Riding 9 km
19 December to 01 May
47.50 € Day Pass, 246.00 € 6-Day Pass
includes 25% off a day pass at Serre Chevalier or Alpe d'Huez
Chambéry-Savoie (2 h 15 min)
Grenoble-Isère (2 h 30 min)
Lyon-Saint Exupéry (3 h 15 min)
Ski Coaching and Courses