Alpe d'Huez is 59km drive from Grenoble over the Oisans valley in the 'Massif des Grandes Rousses' altitude 1860 m, built around the original village 'Huez en Isere'. The ski resort is very wide, the villages Auris-en-Oisans, Huez-en-Oisans, Oz-en-Oisans, Vaujany and Villard-Reculas are all connected. Alpe d'Huez has 120 slopes with snow guaranteed by 900 snow cannons spread over 75 kms of ski tracks. The best skiers and snowboarders come for the famous off-piste (la Combe du Loup, le Grand Sablat, Roche Melon, etc...). Skicab.com the best option from Grenoble airport to Alpe d'Huez!
The 'Pic Blanc' at 3300 m is the highest in Alpe d'Huez. A skiers and snowboarders paradise the resort is also equipped with two swimming pools and an Olympic skating rink.
Near the famous Sarenne black runs, ski on the world's longest slope 16 kms (10 miles). Snow-powder experts will appreciate the off-piste opportunities from the summit of the Pic Blanc (3300m) and the Dome des Petites Rousses (2800m).
Don't forget the after ski pleasures in Alpe d'Huez village, bars, restaurants...