Les Orres: an exceptional amount of sunshine
Created in the 60s, the resort of Les Orres is located in the Hautes-Alpes department with a view of the Ecrins National Park. At an altitude of 1650 metres, Les Orres is made up of larch forests and an exceptional natural setting. Combining the sunshine of the Southern Alps and quality snow, it is an ideal destination for your skiing holidays. Enjoy the southern climate and a large ski area for a successful ski holiday!
A destination for nature and well-being, Les Orres plunges you into an idyllic setting as soon as you arrive. The resort preserves its territory and allows you to enjoy a preserved environment for an invigorating holiday. This ski-in, ski-out and car-free resort offers typical mountain architecture with authentic charm. With family or friends, Les Orres welcomes you for a carefree holiday!
Every year, the resort welcomes the Red Bull Tout Schuss, a race starting in a sprint then skiing or snowboarding down to the bottom of the slopes! In March, come and see the Conquistad'Orres, a gathering of freestyle skiers for exceptional events on the snowpark. You can also discover the Snowattack, a week-long festival combining skiing, snowboarding and music. In the heart of an alpine setting, you will enjoy a festive atmosphere during your holidays.
THE SKI AREA OF LES ORRES
With a peak at 2,720 metres, the Les Orres ski area is an incredible playground for all snow sports enthusiasts. Offering good snow cover throughout the season, the resort combines north-west exposure and a southern atmosphere. With a great difference in altitude, valleys, ski slopes for all levels, Les Orres is an ideal destination to spend holidays with family or friends. Several play areas are accessible on the domain, such as the Prévieux piste with rails and boxes.
With its 100 km of slopes, the domain will seduce the whole family and all ski levels. For beginners, secure areas are available for learning in complete safety. And for the most committed skiers, slopes in the heart of the fir forests are waiting to be raced down!
For all freestyle lovers, go and discover the snowpark of Les Orres for maximum fun! Composed of different lines according to ski levels, it welcomes beginners as well as experts with different modules, kicks and rails. From the blue line to the red line, an incredible playground awaits you! Chain jumps and ride on the jib zone to send your best tricks. At the end of the day, share good times with your friends on the chill zone with music and sunshine! In the Hautes-Alpes, discover other ski resorts with authentic charm such as Vars, Orcieres Merlette 1850 or Risoul in the Parpaillon massif.
LES ORRES: THE OUTDOOR EXPERIENCE
Combining technology and outdoor experiences, Les Orres is a modern resort that takes sustainable development into account. As soon as you arrive, you will be immersed in an ideal universe to spend a connected holiday in a preserved natural space.
Offering a wide range of skiing and off-skiing activities, it is a multifaceted destination and the capital of fun snow sports. This "4 Seasons Resort" is a source of sensations and emotion all year round with activities in summer and winter.
LES ORRES : THE SMART MOUNTAIN RESORT
Several years ago, the resort of Les Orres launched an eco-tourism policy. Concerned about the respect of the environment and the protection of nature, the resort has set up actions in favour of sustainable development. Reconciling tourism and eco-responsibility, Les Orres protects the environment thanks to a car-free ski resort. At the same time, it has embarked on a European programme, the Alpine Space, which encourages resorts to promote good practices at altitude concerning energy transition.
Since 2014, the resort has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions and energy bills by 20%. In addition, in 2016, the resort received the Trophée des Cimes Durables (Sustainable Peaks Trophy), an award for its actions in favour of the environment. Encouraging renovation rather than construction, Les Orres is part of an eco-responsible program.
As a connected resort, Les Orres was rewarded for its digital innovations to boost the customer experience in its mountain areas. Smart mountain committed, it is a modern and innovative destination that takes into account the preservation of its natural heritage.
WHY RENT YOUR SKIS AT SKI REPUBLIC?
For ski hire in Les Orres, trust Ski Republic. Thanks to our great experience in ski hire, we pass on our know-how and passion to ensure you an unforgettable skiing experience. By offering quality equipment and the biggest outdoor specialists, you will benefit from the best value for money for your holidays. Furthermore, we regularly maintain the equipment to allow you to ski in complete safety throughout the winter. Ski Republic is present in many resorts and offers ski rental Serre-Chevalier for example.
SKI REPUBLIC, SPECIALIST IN RENTALS IN LES ORRES
On our website, you can benefit from attractive offers on the booking of your ski equipment thanks to Early Booking. By filling in your dates of stay, we offer you a wide selection of ski equipment with a range for every level and every profile. Beginner or expert, skier or snowboarder, we have the equipment for you!
By booking your equipment online, you can go skiing with peace of mind! As soon as you arrive at the resort, your equipment is waiting for you in one of our Les Orres rental shops. A warm, dynamic and smiling team is at your service to guide and advise you in the rental and sale of ski clothing and accessories. Discover all our online offers, such as the 4 packs offer which allows you to benefit from an additional 5% discount, or the Group offer with a 10% discount from 8 packs booked, or the 6 + 1 offer which allows you to take advantage of the 7th day of free rental!
COME AND SKI IN LES ORRES
Coming from the big cities, the motorways take you to Grenoble, then you just have to take the mythical Route Napoleon towards Gap and Embrun. From Marseille-Provence airport, the Neige Express shuttle buses provide a link to the ski resorts of the Southern Alps. Finally, trains serve the railway stations of Grenoble, Valence and Briançon and buses are available to take you to the resort.