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LES ORRES, FRANCE

Ski Holidays in Les Orres, France

Situated in the Hautes-Alpes region, 15 km from Embrun and 58 km from Gap, the resort of Les Orres is in the middle of a larch forest overlooking the Durance and the Serre-Poncon lake (15 km). Les Orres is divided into 3 main areas: Pramouton, Pre-Bois and Bois-Mean, and benefits from a good climate.

Resort Statistics

Les Orres Ski Resort
Level Rating Runs
Beginners 12
Intermediates 19
Advanced 3
Snowboarders
Total Runs 34
Resort Statistics
Altitude 1650m
Km of Piste 63km
Longest Run 6km
Drag Lifts 16
Ski Lifts 25
Snow Parks 1
Highest Lift 2720m
Uphill Capacity 21000
Chairlifts 9

Skiing in Les Orres

This friendly, purpose-built family resort is ideal for sport lovers and sun seekers. It has over 100km of pistes and a surprisingly varied range of skiing with something for everybody.

Beginners and intermediates are particularly well suited. Many nursery slopes are at altitude, giving beginners good snow conditions. Wide, gentle blues and well-designed lift system help keen learners progress smoothly.

Experts are not spoilt for choice but there's some terrific off piste and 3 blacks, one of which covers virtually the whole mountain, top to bottom.

Les Orres is a charming Savoyard village with plenty of shops, restaurants and bars. The resort is quite lively but not rowdy, good for families and couples with excellent modern facilities and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Snow conditions in Les Orres

There are 190 snow cannons covering the pistes contributing to the natural snow fall for guaranteed skiing throughout the season

Apres-ski, restaurants and other activities in Les Orres

Hiking with snowshoes, cross-country skiing (the plateau of Charance offers you a 5 Kms itinerary through the forest. The Mazelière track will enchant the most skilled skiers: 24 Kms (return). Pists are free), skidooing, sledging, games, paragliding, trekking in mountains, off-piste skiing.

There is also ski school, museum, farm and library.

Transfer time in Les Orres

The closest airport to Les Orres is Grenoble just 191 km away the second nearest is Marseille which is 218 km distance.