- 100 kms of piste on predominately North facing slopes
- Excellent beginner area above the main village complex
- Superb range of skiing including the 6km Grand Cabanne red run
- Both hotel options close to the ski school meeting point with hot lunch included
- Great range of resort based apres ski options including ice skating, bowling and the L’Orrian Express Alpine Coaster
Why choose this resort?
Located at an altitude of 1650 m, we are delighted to re-introduce the friendly, purpose-built resort of Les Orres. With 100 kms of piste, Les Orres has a range of skiing to suit all abilities, including the 6km Grand Cabanne run, the longest run in the Southern French Alps. Both our accommodation options are located close to the ski school meeting point and offer hot lunch for the duration of your stay. Along with a superb range of in-resort apres ski options, this resort offers a great all-round package for our groups.
On the Slopes
Beginners’ tuition commences on the wide, gentle slopes above the main village complex, or at the chair lift station in the village. Les Orres is perfect for beginners with numerous green and blue runs all over the resort. For intermediates the options seem endless, with red runs covering a wide variety of terrain. The Grand and Petit Vallon lifts open up a vast area at 2600 m. From the top, the 6km Grand Cabanne run winds for 6 kms through the pine forest and finishes outide the resort cafes. For the more advanced skiers, there are 4 black runs, one even named `l’Horrible’ for your most adventurous skiers!
|Calais to Les Orres||15 hours|
|Grenoble to Les Orres||3.5 hours|
|Lyon to Les Orres||4.5 hours|
Les Orres has a range of cafes, restaurants, shops and two discos. There is also a great range of apres ski options in resort including an indoor ice skating rink, bowling and the l’Orrian Express Alpine Coaster. Swimming is available twenty minutes down the mountain in Embrun.
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