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Mountain Food – Tartiflette.
Mountain Food – Tartiflette.

If the French understood that vegetarians don’t eat ham or bacon, tartiflette could be among the top Veggie Mountain Food available in French Ski Resorts.

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First Tracks Ski T-shirt for Your Little Ones
First Tracks Ski T-shirt for Your Little Ones

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Ski Sun Protection – A Review of P-20 Sun Tan Lotion.

I have been sent some P-20 sun tan lotion to try. Now, to be honest, when I'm skiing there isn't much flesh on show, so I don't have to worry about sunburn.

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The Three Valleys Piste Map

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The Three Valleys Ski Resort Piste Map

The 3 Valleys in Brief

Les 3 Vallees Ski Resort claims to be the World’s largest ski area; the ski resorts included in the three valleys are; Courchevel, La Tania, Meribel, Brides les Bains, Les Menuires, Saint Martin de Belleville, Val Thorens and Orelle.

  • Number of Pistes: Around 337 downhill skiing pistes; 53 Green, 136 Blue, 113 Red, and 35 Black
  • Kilometres of Ski Pistes: The Three Valleys has over 600km of accessible ski pistes
  • Longest Piste: Depends who you ask! The Cime de Caron, Combe Vallon and Pelozet are among those mentioned.
  • Skiable Area: The boundary of The Three Valleys surrounds 10,500 hectares in which there are 1,512 hectares of maintained ski pistes
  • Number of Ski Lifts: 170 ski lifts, 159 ski lifts plus 11 valley links
  • Highest Altitude: The Pointe du Bouchet is at 3420m, the Bouchet lift takes you to 3320m for skiing
  • Vertical Drop: If you could ski from the top of the Bouchet to Les Allues or Saint Bon at 1,100m that would be some drop, but you can't!
  • Ski Resort Altitude: There are too many to mention; from Brides Les Bains at 600m to Val Thorens at 2,300m
  • Number of Snow Canon: More than 2,100 snow canons
  • Glacier Skiing: Val Thorens is in a high altitude valley surrounded by six glaciers
  • Snow Parks: There are many; from fun parks for kids to big kickers and half pipes for advanced boarders and free skiers

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