Le Massif ski area, Quebec, Management Description
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|| ||Le Massif ski area Management Says:|
Area length: 385 m / 1 263 ft
Calibre: Advanced & intermediate
- LA CHARLEVOIX: NATIONAL ALPINE SKIING TRAINING CENTER
Overall length 2,200 m / 7,217 ft
Vertical drop Women's Downhill: 677 m / 2,219 ft
Men's Super G: 616 m / 2,020 ft
Women's Super G: 556 m / 1,823 ft
Men & Wo men's Giant Slalom: 375 m / 1,229 ft
Men & Women's Slalom: 180 m / 590 ftBase altitude 40 m / 131 ft
Summit altitude 721m / 2,365 ft
- An Extended Hors Piste Sector ? Ski A Total of 34 Acres! Given the popularity of last year's experience, Mont ? Liguori now boasts an additional 26 acres of hors piste skiing, increasing this sector's overall skiable terrain to 34 acres. Departing
|from the highest peak at 800 metres, the new runs face south-east and finish at 550 metres ? last year's only access point!|
Le Massif is a ski area that soars to near excess. Accessed via the summit, trails present the steepest vertical in Eastern Canada and a unique microclimate delivers the finest natural snow coverage in Quebec. Riverside scenery ranks among the most beautiful in the country, while hors piste skiing after a snowstorm rates tops in the East ? all this, at the heart of a territory designated as
a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.|
Beyond its natural attributes, year after year the ski area has always introduced something fresh to keep its passionate slide sport fans content. With 26 additional acres of hors piste skiing, 4 new glades, a special glade
run for youngsters and a newly-relocated terrain park that's bigger and better than ever, the 2008-09 season is full of surprises. An Extended Hors Piste Sector ? Ski A Total of 34 Acres! Given the popularity of last year's experience, Mont ? Liguori now boasts
an additional 26 acres of hors piste skiing, increasing this sector's overall skiable terrain to 34 acres. Departing from the highest peak at 800 metres, the new runs face south-east and finish at 550 metres ? last year's only access point!
4 More Glades to
Explore, Challenge and Savour? The Grande-Pointe Sector raises the bar for intermediates and experts: La Chaudi??re threads its way down 400 metres between Le Mur and La Piocha, while La Vieille-Ca te skirts the glades tucked between La Petite-Riviare and La Gagnon.
La Darive and La Coursive combine to offer 350 metres of downhill pleasure between La Misaine and L'Archipel. A Specially-Adapted Glade Run for Youngsters? Over 4 acres of terrain are now devoted to the special enjoyment of children. Starting at the summit chalet
facing the trails, La Rigolette transports children through an enchanted 200-metre glade and leads to a slope rated easy, La Jean-Noal.
A Newly-Relocated, Bigger & Better than Ever Terrain Park! More natural features, more space ? that's what Le Massif's new
terrain park is all about. Newly relocated to include sections of La Grande-Pointe and L'Anse is a freestylers'paradise sprawling over 8 acres, complete with standard and natural features harmonized into a gladed section.
For more information about Le Massif and What's New in 2008-09, please visit www.lemassif.com or contact us at 1 877 Le Massif (536-2774).
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