Activities in Orcières

Sliding lovers will be spoiled

Orcières Merlette 1850 is a hundred km of track, a snow park and 1000m of vertical drop, and the largest zip line in Europe. It is also a leisure complex (La Grande Ours) with an ice rink, a heated swimming pool and solarium, a bowling alley, a games room, a cinema. You can also go on a snowmobile or dog sled ride: , for the more adventurous, a paragliding flight.

Ski touring and snowshoeing

Lovers of ski touring or snowshoeing, you will be delighted. Our mountains are generally snow-sure, which extends very late in the season, making spring snow enthusiasts happy.
The high altitude of many of our mountains guarantees the permanence of a beautiful layer including the ubac.
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                                                                                                                                        Practitioners in Nordic activities will also be able to find their account. A few minutes from the cottage groomed trails will take you for several tens of km through our forests Larch and along the drac.
Trail map ->   Hautes Alpes cross-country skiing

Around the cottage, many hiking trails

You can go to discover the Ecrins National Park. From the prestigious "Tour du Vieux Chaillol" to family hiking in Prapic, you will practice the mountain according to your desires.

Champsaur-Valgaudemar Accompanist Office ->
The cottage is located on a mountain biking trail marked by more than 400km of marked trails for all types of mountain bikers.
Downhill mountain biking: several tracks of all levels on the domain of Orcières 1850.