Pra Loup france
Review of snowboarding and skiing in Pra Loup France.
Pra Loup Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1961 the French ski resort Pra Loup lies at 1500 metres altitude in the Alpes Du Sud region of the French Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2600m Pra Loup ski area is snow sure. Over 252 snow cannons ensure artificial Pra Loup snow making covers 122km of ski trails, which equates to around 50 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Pra Loup (France) is Marseille Provence at a distance of 250km or approximately 240 minutes driving time. Pra Loup ski season runs from December to April.
alpine downhill runs to ski in Pra Loup France
15 runs 20km
26 runs 58km
34 runs 89km
5 runs 5km
Skiing in Pra Loup
Skiing Pra Loup you'll enjoy 80 pistes and trails and that means approximately 180km of ski runs. Pra Loup lifts number 50 with the capacity to uplift 43970 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the French ski resort of Pra Loup is over 6.34km long.
Pra Loup Ski Area
Pra Loup ski area has 18% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, 32% intermediate, 42% advanced ski slopes and 6% for expert skiers - the most difficult Pra Loup piste is the 3km La Noire run, with a steepness/slope angle of 45%. You can't ski Pra Loup after dark.
Pra Loup for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Pra Loup
If you snowboard Pra Loup you'll want to know that, of the 50 ski lifts in total, 32 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Pra Loup snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Pra Loup snowboard facilities include 2 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 150 metres), 1 quarter pipe and 2 boardercross courses.
Pra Loup for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Pra Loup Apres Ski
The apres ski Pra Loup scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
34 apres ski bars 34 restaurants 1 bowling 3 night club 1 cinema 2 billiards / pool 1 games room 0 concert 0 indoor swimming 0 outdoor heated pools 0 saunas 0 hot tubs 10 solariums 0 masseurs 0 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 1 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 0 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 1 horse riding 5 prepare winter walks 1 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 0 museum 0 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Adventure Park, Go-Karting (7km away), Quad Biking.
Pra Loup for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
More Pra Loup Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
Pra Loup resort - ski Pra Loup by any other name
The French ski resort of Pra Loup ski resort is also known as Pra Loup Ubaye and has the following common misspellings:
Pra Loup ski area has ski slopes which face N
The direction which the various Pra Loup ski slopes face can make or break your skiing or snowboarding holiday. If you want to guarantee good snow and ski conditions, you should choose a resort with ski slopes which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February you need a ski resort with some sunny south facing ski slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a ski resort with some cool and shady north facing slopes will ensure you're not skiing on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best ski resorts have ski areas and slopes which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating skiing whatever the weather. Pra Loup ski resort has ski slopes facing N.
Pra Loup for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Pra Loup reviews, 4 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.