Saint Lary Soulan france
Review of snowboarding and skiing in Saint Lary Soulan France.
Saint Lary Soulan Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1957 the French ski resort Saint Lary Soulan lies at 1600 metres altitude in the Pyrenees region of the French Pyrenees. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2450m Saint Lary Soulan ski area is not snow sure. Over 85 snow cannons ensure artificial Saint Lary Soulan snow making covers 4km of ski trails, which equates to around 5 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Saint Lary Soulan (France) is Tarbes at a distance of 80km or approximately 75 minutes driving time. Saint Lary Soulan ski season runs from December to April.
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Skiing in Saint Lary Soulan
Skiing Saint Lary Soulan you'll enjoy 47 pistes and trails and that means approximately 90km of ski runs. Saint Lary Soulan lifts number 32 with the capacity to uplift 25205 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the French ski resort of Saint Lary Soulan is over 4km long.
Saint Lary Soulan Ski Area
Saint Lary Soulan ski area has 23% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, 40% intermediate, 21% advanced ski slopes and 14% for expert skiers - the most difficult Saint Lary Soulan piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. You can't ski Saint Lary Soulan after dark.
Saint Lary Soulan for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Saint Lary Soulan
If you snowboard Saint Lary Soulan you'll want to know that, of the 32 ski lifts in total, 22 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Saint Lary Soulan snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Saint Lary Soulan snowboard facilities include 1 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is ? metres), 1 quarter pipe and 1 boardercross courses.
Saint Lary Soulan for snowboarding gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Saint Lary Soulan Apres Ski
The apres ski Saint Lary Soulan scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
12 apres ski bars 32 restaurants 0 bowling 1 night club 1 cinema 0 billiards / pool 0 games room 0 concert 0 indoor swimming 0 outdoor heated pools 1 saunas 1 hot tubs 0 solariums 0 masseurs 1 indoor ice skating 0 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 0 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 0 horse riding 0 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 2 museum 0 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Bear Park, Ski Board, Spain Excursions.
Saint Lary Soulan for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
More Saint Lary Soulan Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
Saint Lary Soulan resort - ski Saint Lary Soulan by any other name
The French ski resort of Saint Lary Soulan ski resort is also known as St Lary and has the following common misspellings:
Saint Lary Soulan ski area has ski slopes which face N NW NE
The direction which the various Saint Lary Soulan 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. Saint Lary Soulan ski resort has ski slopes facing N NW NE.
Saint Lary Soulan for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Saint Lary Soulan reviews, 3.5 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.