The deep valleys, soaring peaks and varied terrain of the French Alps welcomes skiers, snowboarders and mountaineers throughout the winter months. Famous for its huge interlinked ski areas, France is home to more than 200 winter resorts, each varying in size, scope and style, and attracting a diverse and international clientele. With access to some of the best and most extensive skiing in the world, there Is something here for eveyone; whether it be adrenaline-fuelled backcountry thrills, peaceful downhill cruising, or spinning and grinding new lines through meticulously groomed snowparks or halfpipes. The winter season in France generally runs from Christmas week until mid April, with high altitude resorts Tignes and Les Deux Alpes also open between from June until August. The majority of French ski resorts boast a good snow record, with reliable snow cover throughout the winter period. Please refer to the list below for further information on the ski areas and individual resorts that Alp Line services.