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Ski Pila, Aosta

Shady North Face Powder Skiing at C. 2600m at Pila, Aosta

Good light powder snow on a variable base, Christmas 2013

A Slice of the Magnificent Panoramic Alpine Views From Pila

Here the Grand Combin (centre) and Mont Velan (left) are seen across the Val d'Aosta with the impressive town of Aosta itself nestled in the base of the Valley. The height interval of 2000m+ is also impressive from the car park to top of the resort.

Good Early Season Powder Skiing From the Chamole Lift at Pila

The Top of the Chamole lift also provides access to some interesting ski tours like the Becca di Nona & Mont Emilius as well as the Rifugio Arbolle (2507m).

Superb Views South from Pila to the Grivola & Grand Paradiso National Park

The valley between the two ridge lines hosts the famous ice climbing & cross country mecca of 'Cogne'

Good Fresh Tracks On North Facing Slopes Above Pila

Some good lift accessed ski touring with reasonable cover and fun turns in early Jan 2017