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The resort of La Colmiane is located in the town of Valdeblore, in the Alpes Maritimes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. It is only one hour drive away from Nice and the coast, between the Tinée valley and the Vésubie valley, at the gates of the Mercantour National Park. La Colmiane offers an exceptional setting both in summer and winter. In summer, the resort becomes a heaven for hiking and mountain biking enthusiasts. And in winter, the resort welcomes winter sport lovers, beginners and experienced skiers and snowboarders. This destination is perfect for a relaxing mountain stay with family or friends.

Skiing and other winter sports in La Colmiane resort

The ski area of La Colmiane extends over nearly 30 kilometers. Green, blue, red and black alpine ski slopes are accessible thanks to the ski lifts and the Pic chairlift. The slopes meander between steep slopes, hilly areas and flat areas at an altitude between 1,400 and 1,800 meters. The summit of the Pic de la Colmiane is located at an altitude of 1,800 meters. Beginners and experienced skiers will enjoy the ski area. If you wish, you can take private or group lessons at La Colmiane ESF (French Ski School). The School offers ski or snowboard lessons. The Piou Piou club, will welcome your kids for a fun time sledding.

In winter in La Colmiane, you can also enjoy other activities such as mountaineering and ice climbing. You can also try new winter sports such as skijoëring that can be described as alpine skiing pooled by a horse. You can do this on your own or share this a unique experience with a partner. You will then be able to reach the farm, see the animals and taste the local products.

The ski area also offers a vast space dedicated to ski touring or snowshoeing where you can discover the fauna and flora and admire breathtaking landscapes with a guide.

Summer outdoor in La Colmiane

There are so many activities to discover in summer in La Colmiane. Try tyrolean traversing on a 2,663-meter zip line made of 2 lines. You will fly safely over the resort and the lakes at a maximum speed of 130 km/h. You can live this unique and exceptional experience on your own or with a partner.

You can also try summer sledding. You will be installed on a monorail and equipped with a brake and a safety belt. Kids and adults will enjoy this fun activity.

The area is also great to practice outdoor sports such as hiking. There are several marked trails in the mountain. You can go hiking on your own or with a mountain guide. It is also the perfect place to practice mountain biking on the different tracks and especially the ones you can reach from the Pic chairlift. This is also a great way to explore the mountain landscapes.

In the tourist region of La Colmiane, there are also climbing sites with different routes for different levels such as Les Calanques, Millefonts, La Roche and the Vallon du Vernet. If you enjoy hiking and climbing, try via ferrata. It is a safe and secured climbing route. Go to the Baus de la Frema to discover the routes. La Colmiane is also a great place to paraglide, another great way to admire the panorama!

Discover the gems of La Colmiane all year round

The village of Valdeblore is made of 3 villages, a hamlet and a resort in summer and ski resort in winter:

  • La Bolline
  • La Roche
  • Saint Dalmas
  • La Colmiane
  • The hamlet of Mollières

In La Bolline, you can discover the church of Saint Jacques le Mineur and the chapel of the Penitents. On your way to La Roche, you will see the Miséricorde Chapel. In Saint Dalmas you can visit the Romanesque church that was built in the 11th century and that is classified as a Historical Monument. You will also be able to discover the ruins of the ramparts and fortifications and the local museum “Musée du Terroir”. Visit these villages to discover their rich historical and architectural heritage.

Take a theme tour to learn more about the history of the town. You can start your visit in La Bolline and then in La Roche before getting to Saint Dalmas and discover the Black Wood “Bois Noir”.

Plan your holidays in La Colmiane

To get more information to organize your vacation in La Colmiane, you can go to the Information Desk of Valdeblore La Colmiane or call them at 04 93 23 25 90. If you are looking for practical information on activities, guides, transport, etc., visit the resort’s website:

Shops and restaurants

Have a quick lunch on the go or a sit-down meal tasting local specialties in one of the different snack bars, restaurants or mountain restaurants in La Colmiane. For your convenience, many shops will welcome you there: sport stores, grocery stores, bakeries…


During your stay at La Colmiane, for one night, one week or more, you can stay at an hotel or choose to rent an individual chalet or a furnished flat.

Weather and snow cover

Check the weather forecast of La Colmiane to plan your stay: