The Pyrenees in winter,
in the mountains of Catalonia
Challenge yourself in the Pyrenees next winter
The resorts of Pyrénées-Orientales are the ideal winter destinations for adrenalin addicts. At elevations ranging from 1,500 to 2,700 metres, the Neiges Catalanes ski area stretches between the regions of Haut-Conflent and Cerdagne-Capcir and boasts 7 resorts!
Want to do something unusual? Now is the time to discover dog sledding, ice diving, thermal baths, caves, forts and sun furnaces!
Protected natural sites, the gems of Pyrénées-Orientales!
Amid protected natural sites, the Regional Nature Park of the Catalonian Pyrenees promises a getaway in total nature!
Surrounded by torrents and gorges, the Cerdagne mountains and the Mediterranean forests, the park invites you to explore its 11 nature reserves, and the Canigou massif, which is alisted Grand Site de France and the cradle of many a Catalonian legend.
While you’re there, look carefully, you might spot a Pyrenean chamois or some wild horses!
Enjoy the winter sun on the ski slopes of Pyrénées-Orientales!
Snowboarders and skiers, the ski areas of Pyrénées-Orientales invite you to enjoy one of the biggest sites in the Pyreneans for wintersports of all kinds!
And if you’re in doubt as to the diversity of our facilities, check these figures: over 180 km of downhill ski slopes, around 100 ski lifts, 1,250 snow cannons, 250 km of cross-country trails, approximately 340 instructors, 14 ski schools and more than 120 km of snowshoe trails.
Here, skiing takes on a southern feel under the generous sun of the Pyrenean mountains! Take to the snow-covered slopes of our ski resorts.
Downhill or nordic skiing
If you prefer downhill skiing, all you need is a ski pass that covers all 6 sectors to enjoy the numerous “Neiges Catalanes” slopes!
For fans of Nordic skiing, the Catalonian Pyrenees have all you need, just head for one of the Nordic ski resorts, at Capcir or Font-Romeu.
Winter in the Pyrenean mountains appeals not only to skiing fans, but also to other wintersports enthusiasts! Experience new sensations by trying snowshoeing or cross-country skiing for example.