La Mongie is a ski resort located in the Pyrenees. It is part of the Grand Tourmalet ski area, the largest ski area in the French Pyrenees. Linking La Mongie to Barèges, there are nearly 100 km of slopes spread over 300 hectares of slopes. La Mongie is above all a typical and authentic mountain village. In 1920, the very first skiers set off and in 1945, the first ski lift was created. It was not until 1973 that La Mongie and Barèges were linked together. Very quickly, the resort was a dazzling success thanks to its development. The strong point of the resort is its cable car allowing access to the Pic du Midi, mythical summit and tourist site nested at an altitude of more than 2800 metres.
This winter, immerse yourself in a high mountain setting full of charge and discover a multifaceted village surrounded by exceptional nature. Between authenticity and the pleasures of skiing, La Mongie is a destination that will surprise you with its warm atmosphere and its village "ski to your feet".
With family or friends, the ski area of La Mongie has many surprises in store for you. Coming to ski in La Mongie is to ensure a legendary slide on mythical summits for the whole family. From the beginner to the experienced skier, La Mongie will satisfy all your desires with the help of its numerous blue and red runs through the forest, as well as access to one of the most beautiful views in the world thanks to the Pic du Midi cable car which will take you up to an altitude of 2877 m.
At the foot of the Pic du Midi, freeride enthusiasts can hurtle down the still virgin snowy slopes to make their own tracks and discover backcountry spots. For the most committed skiers, hurtle down the mythical Coume L'Ayse piste over 500 metres of vertical drop. Very technical, it will warm up your thighs while offering a unique gliding experience. With its 360° panoramic view of the domain, the La Panoramic piste will blow your eyes away. From the Col du Tourmalet, 5 km of track await you in the heart of a grandiose landscape. Ski in the Pyrenees by booking your ski equipment online in one of our Precision Ski shops in La Mongie.
From the airports of Tarbes, Pau or Toulouse, shuttle buses provide the link to the Grand Tourmalet. There are also shuttle bus lines from Lourdes and Tarbes train station to access the station. Finally, the A62 motorway allows you to reach Bagnères-de-Bigorre from major cities such as Bordeaux or Toulouse.