Auron (ski resort)
General view of Auron village
|Location||Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France|
|Nearest city||Nice, France (64km)|
43 Total (135km)
|Lift system||3 Gondola lifts
9 Chair lifts
3 Button lifts
1 Rope lift
|Lift capacity||c. 21,000 pph|
|Night skiing||Occasionally on one slope|
Auron is a ski resort with 135 km of ski runs, at an elevation of 1600m to 2450m, in the French alps in the Alpes-Maritimes department. It is located above the Tinée Valley near the town of Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée. It is situated 90 km/60miles north of Nice. The resort is part of the Stations du Mercantour group, along with Isola 2000 and St. Dalmas.
Piste and Lift Facilities
Auron has downhill racing facilities, and a snow park.
The resort is a favourite with celebrities and the wealthy who live on the Rivirea.
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