Skiing and other winter sports in Puy Saint Vincent
There are three levels of altitude in the Puy Saint Vincent ski resort: 1,400 meters, 1,600 meters and 1,800 meters. This specificity makes it possible for skiers to enjoy slopes that are protected from the wind, in the heart of the Écrins massif. The ski area welcomes all the winter sports enthusiasts, whatever their level is. Nearly 75 kilometers of marked green, blue, red and black slopes winding down the mountain are accessible by ski lifts. The most experienced skiers can go skiing at night on the lit-up slopes. You can also go snowboardcrossing and snowboarding in the snowpark. Beginners can take lessons at the French Ski School (ESF). If you are on vacation with children, you can take them sledding to the playgrounds or to the snow gardens so they can take their first steps on the snow.
The resort of Puy Saint Vincent is also a great place for people who are not planning to go skiing. The Nordic area is vast and there are many secure itineraries to go ski touring whatever your level. It’s a very nice way to admire the landscape.