Opening dates of Gavarnie's ski resort :
from December 17th 2016 to March 12th 2017
An outstanding ski resort in an exceptional location, listed by the UNESCO World Heritage programme. Ideal for skiing holidays surrounded by an extraorinary natural beauty to contemplate and be amazed by. Suitable for all levels, the slopes are surrounded by beautiful scenery including the majestic and world-famous Brèche de Roland.
Ski at the foot of the great glacial cirques
Birthplace of Pyrenean mountaineering and heir to a long mountain tradition , the ski resort of Gavarnie-Gèdre offers magnificent mountain scenery, the enjoyment of which is possible for everyone through a perfectly secure ski area. This mythical place offers 29 psites for all levels, including the longest green run in the Pyrenees. Beginners and children will adore the wide expanse at the foot of the slopes where there is also a snow playground .
The ski resort of Gavarnie, is composed of two parts. An area on the snow front, specially adapted for children and beginners, where learning to ski is a fun experience surrounded by natural beauty.
The rest of the resort is located at altitude with many viewpoints and picnic areas including the famous Brèche de Roland. There are wide pistes for all levels and the longest green run in the Pyrenees, which leads you down to the station after 5 km of descent.
How to go to the ski resort ?
By car :
The ski resort is 10mn drive from Gavarnie village and 20mn drive from Gèdre village.
By bus :
You can also reach the ski resort by bus.