What to do in winter in Ax-les-Thermes? Ax-les-Thermes is the ideal winter spot for families but also groups of young people! From simple walks, to activities such as Fatbike mountain biking, cross-country skiing or even snowshoeing, the valleys of Ax-les-Thermes offer all travelers great ways to have fun in winter! Ax 3 Domaines, Plateau de Beille, Domaine du Chioula, discover the whole range of things to do!

Skiing at Ax 3 Domaines

Ax 3 Domaines resort, it is 80 km of tracks in a preserved environment, and a 360 ° view on the whole chain of the Ariège Pyrenees! It is a large ski resort which has managed to remain authentic and which meets the expectations of all skiers: beginners, sportsmen and enthusiasts of extreme sensations!

Well-being in a spa center

Les Bains du Couloubret is a well-being break after a good day of skiing or snowshoeing! 3 m² of well-being and relaxation in warm and beneficial thermal water, which flows between 33 and 38 ° C depending on the pools, indoors and outdoors. Jacuzzis, swan necks, hydromassage nozzles, whirlpools, saunas, hammam… everything is done to relax!

couple bains du Couloubret Ariège Pyrénées
Couple at the Couloubret baths © Charlène Pelut – CRTL Occitanie


In the Ax valleys, we hike all year round! In winter, the Nordic areas near Ax-les Thermes allow you to discover the activity. beautiful, the largest cross-country ski resort in the Pyrenees and the Chioula are ideal spots for snowshoeing, on marked areas, in the forest, on a plateau ...

An activity that is both ecological, soothing and sporty!

Snowshoeing on the plateau de beille © Ariège Pyrénées Tourisme / S.Meurisse

But in winter, in Ax-les-Thermes it is also unusual activities galore : sleigh dogs, fat bike, icefall, winter mountaineering ...

Discover all the winter activities in Ax-les-thermes!