The cross-country ski trails in Col d'Ornon will take you through the alpine forest, and you have fantastic views of both sides of the valley.
About : Cross Country skiing area in Ornon
On both sides of the pass you can admire fabulous mountain ranges : to one side the Taillefer and the Grand Amet, on the other the Tête des Filons and the Vallon.
There are four marked cross-country ski trails for beginners and experienced skiers :
- the 2 kilometre green trail
- the 4 kilometre blue trail
- the 6 kilometre red trail
- the 10 kilometre black trail
A short path (500 metres) connects you to the cross-country ski trails.
All of the slopes are groomed, with the exception of a loop in the black trail left in its natural state for those that wish to do Nordic walking.
It is compulsory to buy a badge from the cross-country ski base and gite Le Chantelouve..
It is possible to rent cross-country ski equipment, snow shoes and toboggans in the resort.
From 17/12 to 26/02.
Adult day: 8 €
Adult week: 40 €
Child day: 5 €
Child week: 20 €.
Free entry for children < 3 years, people > 75.
Means of payment
- Bank/credit card
- Travellers Cheque
This service provider also offers
Historic site and monument
From Grenoble you can take a bus from the main depot to Bourg d'Oisans. Then a taxi can take you to Col d'Ornon (check the website www.col-dornon.com).