Nature resort! Between 1240 m and 1650 m altitude. A real Nordic atmosphere reigns in this resort located 15 minutes from Ax-les-Thermes!

The Nordic area of ​​Chioula is the natural atmosphere at your fingertips, whether for skiing or snowshoeing the slopes converge towards the refuge and stretch to the gates of the villages in a unique environment in its gender !
The Chioula allows you to gently face the peaks of the Ariège Pyrenees!

In the heart of a benevolent and peaceful nature, its Nordic ski slopes follow the gentle and natural layout of paths and rural roads. You can also try snowshoeing on marked and marked trails to reach the guarded refuge in the heart of the ski area, the village of Prades, the mountains of Sorgeat or Ignaux.

- Nordic skiing: 13 marked trails, Nordic ski lessons supervised by the Ecole Du Ski Français (ESF) by reservation at
- Tobogganing: 1 tobogganing area
- 4 snowshoe trails
- 1 pedestrian route towards the Chioula signal (2 km)
- Refuge: accessible by ski and snowshoe from the start of the slopes
- Restaurant “La marmotte toquée”
- A ticket office,
- Nordic ski rental (skating and classic), snowshoes and sleds,
- An off-bag room,
- A mini-boutique.



Ariège Pyrenees

South of Ariège, on the border with Andorra, are the Ariège Pyrenees. Between mountainous landscapes and activities, there are many [...]

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  • Cross-country Skiing