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Season Dates in Tignes

Discover the latest Tignes lift opening & closing dates

Updated

The extensive network of Tignes lifts are open both in summer and winter.

When can you ski in Tignes?
Weather/snow conditions permitting, you can usually ski in Tignes from December-April using the lift-system. Naturally, the season can be extended, typically with weekend openings in November or by ski-touring/hiking yourself up!

When are the lifts open in Tignes?
During the winter months the lift-system is predominantly open for ski piste access and typically all the lifts will be open. During the summer months the lift-system is more restricted and gives mountain access to hikers, bikers and selfie-takers!

Winter Ski Season Dates in Tignes

The Tignes glacier is usually partially open to skiers and pedestrians, snow cover permitting, in October for the French Half-term (Toussaint) holidays
Season start and end dates may vary slightly as they are dependent on snow conditions. There may be a reduced ski area in operation if snow cover is insufficient or due to early/late season ramp up/down

Ski Season Dates in Tignes 2021/22
Lift Area Opening Closing
Tignes Area TBC December 2021 TBC April 2022
Val d'Isere Area TBC December 2021 TBC April 2022
Tignes/Val d'Isere Full Area TBC December 2021 TBC April 2022

Find this year's Ski Lift Pass Prices. For the very latest info, keep an eye on Live Lift Status and Maps to find the location of all the pistes. You can also read more about the Ski Lift System in Tignes and find out more about the variety of winter activities you can do on your visit.

Summer Season Dates in Tignes

About Summer Lift Opening Dates in Val d'Isere

The summer mountain biking and hiking trails in Tignes and Val d'Isere are connected via their lift system.

Summer Season Dates in Tignes 2021
Lift Area Opening Closing
Tignes Area late June 2021 end August 2021
Val d'Isere Area early July 2021 end August 2021

Not all lifts are open every day of the week and times may vary, check locally before setting off...!

 Summer Lift Times in Tignes
Lift Opening Closing
Tufs Chairlift
for Val d'Isere MTB trails
09:45-13:00 13:30-16:45
(16:00 for pedestrians)
Toviere Gondola
for Val d'Isere MTB trails
09:45-12:30 13:30-16:45
(16:00 for pedestrians)
Almes Chairlift    
Bollin Chairlift    

Not all lifts are open every day of the week and times may vary, check locally before setting off...!

 Summer Lift Times in Val d'Isere
Lift Opening Closing
Olympique Cable-car
Pedestians & Bikes
09:45-12:00 12:30-16:45
Borsat Chairlift
Bikes only; for Tignes MTB trails
10:15-12:30 13:00-16:25

There is usually summer skiing available in Tignes & Val d'Isere too

2021 Summer Skiing Dates in Tignes
The Grand Motte glacier and snowpark open for summer skiing in Tignes. Access to the glacier for skiing for those of you who can't wait until next winter to get your skis/snowboards back on!
The Grand Motte glacier will reopen in Tignes (conditions permitting) in late September and should be open through to the official start of the ski season at the end of November
The Pissaillas Glacier in Val d'Isere (or the Bellevarde sector while the road through the Col de l'Iseran is closed for snow clearing) are open for summer skiing in Val d'Isere. Cascades chairlift & Montets drag lift from 07:00 to 12:00
Lift Opening Closing
Tignes Ski Area mid June 2021 early August 2021
Val d'Isere Ski Area early June 2021 mid July 2021

All lift dates and times are subject to change due to adverse weather and events. Keep an eye on live lift status and visit our maps page to see where the summer lifts and trails are. For more information, find this year's summer lift pass prices and read more about the summer lift system in Tignes. There are lots of summer activities you can do on your visit as well!