Established in 1967 the French ski resort Peyragudes lies at 1600 metres altitude in the Pyrenees region of the French Pyrenees. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2400m the area is not snow sure. Over 170 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 20km of trails, which equates to around 70 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Peyragudes is Toulouse at a distance of 160km or approximately ? minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to April.
Sunny paradise, especially for intermediate skiers. Area pass Haute-Garonne takes in Le Mourtis and Superbagnères. Paraglider flights and snowmobile rides available.
4 runs 3km
20 runs 23km
15 runs 23km
4 runs 6km
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|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)||€198 - €198|
|Resort Opens||Dec 2020|
|Resort Closes||Apr 2021|
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Peyragudes trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run||4.4km|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|direction Peyragudes area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Peyragudes ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|Skiable Vertical||^v 800m|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
The mountain has 9% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 53% intermediate, 41% advanced slopes and 6% for experts - the most difficult piste is the 1.95km Eperviers run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. There is no night skiing.
Rating for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
The French resort is also known as and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Peyragudes slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing 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 resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Peyragudes has slopes facing NE.
Rating for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Peyragudes ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
The official ski/board school is called Ecole du ski Français Peyresourde and has 20 teachers teaching in French, Spanish and taking students from a minimum age of 4.? ? 996697
Peyragudes for beginners gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Peyragudes for intermediates gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Peyragudes for expert skiers gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Peyragudes for snowboarding gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Peyragudes snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cross Country Skiing (langlaufen) in Peyragudes: 15km X C ski trails, Lessons available? Y
Easy XC Ski Trails: 15km Intermediate XC Trails: 0km Difficult XC Trails: 0km
Telemark Tuittion: N Telemark Rental 0 Paragliding schools: 1
Snow mobile Rental: 1 Toboggan Run Length: 0km
Peyragudes snow fun - off slope winter activities
Outdoor Ice Rink: 0 Indoor Ice Rink: 0 Balloon Flights: 0
Prepared Winter Walks: 15 Snowshoeing: 1 Hang Gliding : 0
Snow mobile Rental: 1 Toboggan Run Length: 0km Paragliding schools: 1
Peyragudes non skiing facilities also include Archery, Climbing, Pot Holing.