European Ski Resorts A-Z

Isola 2000, France

Resort height:

 1960m

 

Slopes:

 1840-2610m

 

Pistes:

 120km

 

 

General snow cover

 

4/5

 

Snow quality (upper)

 

4/5

 

Snow quality (lower)

 

3.5/5

 

Resort level snow

 

4/5

 

Powder potential

 

 

3/5

Just 80km from the Côte d'Azur, Isola 2000's Mediterranean climate is very different to other Alpine resorts.

 

Snowfall is inconsistent, but often heavy and there can be masses of snow here when areas to the north are missing out. 

 

Even in times of drought, Isola 2000's altitude and excellent snow-making make for very reliable snow cover. Come spring, however, the strong southern sun does bring increasingly variable snow quality.

Where to ski in bad weather:

Isola 2000 has one of our:

 

* Top 10 snow-sure nursery slopes - Europe