Pyrenees - Ariege Ski Resorts
Pyrenees - Ariege Ski Area
Much of Ariège is mountainous in which you’ll find a total 10 ski stations - so perfect for skiers of every level, from a beginner right through to lovers of extreme skiing. The biggest cross-country ski station in the Pyrenees, the Plateau de Beille, at 1800m – 2000m altitude, providing 75 km of pistes, offers excellent snow conditions well into the spring and with downhill stations at Ax 3 Domaines and Guzet Neige all skiers are catered for.
However, you don’t have to put on skis to enjoy the Pyrenees in winter, as snowshoeing is the fastest-growing winter sport across France, with ‘raquettes à neige’ on your feet, you can go exploring in places you would not otherwise be able to reach on skis. There are a numerous trails to enjoy.
Ariège touches the borders of both Spain and Andorra, its vast, untouched area of plains, mountains and lakes are the best preserved of the Pyrenees. Whether you’re in search of extreme sports or looking to enjoy the authenticity for which it is known, after all this is the country of bears, shepherds, blacksmiths, weavers and miners and smugglers! you’re guaranteed a warm welcome in the Ariège.
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