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Grand Vallon

Espace Killy

Tignes and Val d'Isère

Charbonnel Group

Easy access off piste run on a large north facing slope often offering fantastic cold snow.

Freeride Skiing Difficult

1.9 km
0 m
600 m
Low Point
2.3 km
High Point
2.9 km
Grand Vallon Map

This is a popular freeride skiing route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's very remote, it features medium exposure (e2) and is typically done between December and April. From a low point of 2.3 km to the maximum altitude of 2.9 km, the route covers 1.9 km, 0 vertical metres of ascent and 600 vertical metres of descent. It's graded 2.2 and Labande grade 3.


A short traverse right from the Signal chairlift opens up many options on this wide open slope. After the long descent and at the large flat section traverse back left to the Le Lievre Blanc.



Serious gradient of 30-38 degrees where a real risk of slipping exists.

Medium Exposure (E2)

2 out of 4

As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.


3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

Best time to visit

between December and April

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