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Nancroix

Ski Resort Review

Wertu ski expert
May 4, 2024
Nestled in the heart of the Peisey-Vallandry area, Nancroix is a charming, traditional village resort that offers a tranquil escape from the bustling slopes, with its serene cross-country skiing trails and picturesque snowshoeing routes.

Nancroix

overview

Stats

4.4
/5
Rating
m
Resort height
3226
m
Summit

KM of slopes

104
Beginners
70
Intermediates
104
Experts
200
Total

Best for

Beginners
Intermediates
Experts
Fun
Fun
Poor
Fun
Fun
Fun

Nancroix

for beginners

Beginners rating -
104
Perfect
Nancroix is a suitable choice for beginners, offering a variety of gentle slopes and a well-regarded ski school. The resort is known for its easy-to-use lifts, which are conveniently accessible from the beginner areas. Despite being a popular destination, Nancroix manages to maintain a less crowded atmosphere, providing a comfortable environment for beginners to learn and practice.

Nancroix

for intermediates

Intermediates rating -
Intermediates
Perfect
Intermediate skiers will find Nancroix to be a suitable destination with a good mix of blue and red pistes. The resort is known for its well-groomed slopes and reliable snow conditions, making it a great choice for those looking to improve their skills. The Peisey-Vallandry area, in particular, offers a variety of intermediate-friendly terrains, while the Vanoise Express cable car provides access to more challenging runs for those seeking a bit of adventure.

Nancroix

for advanced

Advanced skiers rating -
Experts
Perfect
Nancroix may not be the best fit for advanced skiers seeking adrenaline-pumping challenges. The resort primarily caters to beginners and intermediates, with a majority of its slopes being green and blue. While there are a few red runs, the lack of black pistes and off-piste opportunities may leave advanced skiers wanting more.

Nancroix

for snowboarders

Snowboarders rating -
Fun
Perfect
Nancroix is a snowboarder's delight with its diverse terrain and well-maintained snowparks. The resort offers a variety of slopes, from gentle ones for beginners to challenging ones for seasoned boarders, ensuring a thrilling ride for all. The presence of natural features like gullies and jumps, along with the meticulously designed snowparks, make it a perfect playground for freestylers and snowboarders to showcase their skills.

Nancroix

off-pistes

Off-pistes rating -
Fun
Perfect
Nancroix is a freerider's dream with its vast off-piste terrains that are often overlooked by the masses. The area is known for its deep powder and challenging slopes, providing an adrenaline rush for even the most seasoned skiers. The untouched snowfields and forested areas offer a unique off-piste experience, making it a must-visit for those seeking a thrilling adventure.

Nancroix

for families

Families rating -
Fun
Perfect
Nancroix is a charming resort that offers a tranquil setting for families seeking a relaxed ski holiday. The resort is home to a variety of gentle slopes and beginner-friendly areas, making it an ideal choice for families with young or novice skiers. Off the slopes, families can enjoy a range of activities such as snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, while the cozy chalets provide a warm and comfortable retreat after a day of winter fun.

Nancroix

apres-ski

Apres-ski rating -
Perfect
Poor
Nancroix offers a more tranquil apr├Ęs-ski experience, perfect for those who prefer a calm evening after a day on the slopes. The local bar, L'Ancolie, is a popular spot for a quiet drink, offering a cozy atmosphere and a selection of local wines. For those seeking a bit more excitement, a short trip to nearby Peisey-Vallandry opens up a wider range of bars and restaurants.

Nancroix

food scene

Nancroix is a charming resort that offers a tranquil setting for families seeking a relaxed ski holiday. The resort is home to a variety of gentle slopes and beginner-friendly areas, making it an ideal choice for families with young or novice skiers. Off the slopes, families can enjoy a range of activities such as snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, while the cozy chalets provide a warm and comfortable retreat after a day of winter fun.