With grandiose landscapes the 4 northern areas of Ariège, the Beille platter, the Pond of Lers, Chioula et Mijanes offer moments of disconnection while practicing a sporting and fun activity: cross-country skiing, skating, walk, snowshoes, nordic walking, trail, sleigh dogs, biathlon ... many Nordic activities to enjoy alone, with family or friends in Ariege, near Ax-les-Thermes and Tarascon-sur-Ariège.
The essential Nordic resorts for the holidays
- For a winter getaway in the heart of the Ariège Pyrenees Regional Natural Park, the pond of Lers is a must. The tracks of cross-country skiing and snowshoe trails allow you to discover the surroundings until col d'Agnes and Port de Lers pass very popular in summer by cyclists! Very natural atmosphere, calm, disconnection guaranteed.
- Le Chioula et beautiful are the multi-activity Nordic spaces: snowshoeing, skiing, dog sledding, walk with reindeer… Beille is THE essential site for its panorama breathtaking 360 ° on the Pyrenees. It is the largest cross-country ski area in the Pyrenees.
- Mijanes-Donezan is a small cross-country ski resort in Ariège, in the heart of Donezan., accessible from the Aude department (Pailhères pass closed in winter). Multi-activity resort: downhill skiing, alternative Nordic skiing and skating, snowshoes, ski touring and snake gliss!
Before heading out into the snow, do not forget to consult the webcams, weather forecasts, and find out about runway openings !