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In the heart of the Southern Alps, discover the resort of Les Orres and its highest point at 2720 metres. Offering a breathtaking view of the Serre-Ponçon lake, this Hautes-Alpes resort welcomes you in an idyllic natural setting. Its panoramic view of the Ecrins National Park and the Parpaillon massif will plunge you into the heart of the larch forests.
Developed in the 60s, the destination of Les Orres was thought as a Smart Mountain resort. Since its creation, the resort has always wished to protect its environment and has never ceased to implement innovative solutions to perpetuate sustainable development and imagine a tourism industry more respectful of the environment. Since 2018, the resort of Les Orres has been part of the Alpine Space programme, which contributes to reducing energy expenses and optimizes best practices for a better respect of nature. Sustainable renovations, dynamic panels, reduced energy consumption, the resort of Les Orres is committed to sustainable development.
Les Orres is a real natural setting, with a rich environment that offers a real change of scenery in the heart of a wild and preserved nature. Throughout the year, come and take a breath of fresh air in the heart of a typical architecture in harmony with nature. Its southern climate makes it an ideal resort to spend unforgettable holidays!
The ski area of Les Orres will seduce the whole family thanks to its wide slopes, great vertical drops and valleys. Stretching over 100 km, it is suitable for all levels thanks to the technical slopes and beginners' areas. Between the Ecrins National Park and the Parpaillons Massif, the resort of Les Orres offers you a 100 km ski area overlooking the famous Serre-Ponçon dam. The ski area of Les Orres is particularly oriented on these 37 mostly red slopes. In spite of this, there is, thanks to the multiple installations made by the resort, an initiation area as well as wide slopes at the bottom of the domain to satisfy the most novice among you. Offering an exceptional panorama, the Grand Cabane piste will meet the expectations of the most seasoned skiers. And for nature lovers, the Blueberry trail will take you to the heart of the fir and larch forest.
For all freestylers, come and measure yourself against the modules of the brand new snowpark in Les Orres. Discover new kicking zones, boxes and rails to try out new tricks and confront yourself with the pros! The Nordic area of Les Orres, completely free, will be ideal for cross-country skiing and snowshoe walks. Discover vast mountain pastures and ice cascades on marked and safe itineraries.
For your ski hire Les Orres, take advantage of our great prices and special offers by clicking on one of our Precision Ski Les Orres rental shops.
By train, you can get to Embrun railway station and then take the shuttle bus to Les Orres. By car, the A51 motorway from Marseille takes you to La Saulce and from Paris, the A48 motorway takes you to Grenoble. From there you can take the N85 and then the Route Napoléon.