Ski rental Orcières Merlette

At an altitude of 1,850 m and located in Les Écrins National Park, Orcières Merlette is a modern and authentic ski destination. Both downhill and cross-country enthusiasts can enjoy an unforgettable holiday here.

  • Moutain range

    Les Écrins

  • Alpine skiing

    100 km of tracks

    From 1850m to 2725m

  • green slopes

  • blue slopes

  • red slopes

  • black slopes

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  • Les Gentianes Sports I
    Les Gentianes Sports I
    Imm. Le Champsaur
    05170 Orcières Merlette
    Les Gentianes Sports I

    08:30 - 18:00

    Spoken languages
    English - Français

Orcières Merlette: a ski resort with superb facilities

Optimum snow coverage, Hautes-Alpes sunshine and a stunning view over the Champsaur valley: the resort of Orcières Merlette is definitely worth a visit! In an outstanding natural setting, a pleasant stroll around this resort gives you the opportunity to learn about its Alpine heritage.

The first ski lift was installed in the resort in the early 1950s. The years since then have seen the construction of additional, more modern lifts and buildings designed to blend into the landscape, creating a fully-equipped resort.

The leisure complex in Orcières Merlette is one of the resort's highlights. Holidaymakers who want to set down their ski rental for some relaxation time away from the slopes will find a swimming pool with a play area, a bowling alley, pool tables, a cinema and an ice rink.

Ski area in Orcières Merlette

The Orcières Merlette ski area extends across 100 km of slopes up to an altitude of 2,725 m. There are as many beginner runs (9 green runs and 17 blue runs) as there are technical pistes for experienced skiers (18 red runs and 7 black runs). For expert skiers, more challenging skiing can be found on the slalom piste and (FIS-certified) speed skiing run.

The snowpark with freestyle modules is at 2,280 m of altitude. There is also a boardercross area for fans of jumps and speed. The Opoualand fun trail offer lots of fun for kids. If you're more into cross-country skiing, Orcières Merlette is the perfect destination. Pick up your ski rental and make an attack on the 40 km of slopes in the Haut Champsaur Nordic zone as well as the (4 km) skate skiing trail on the Rocherousse plateau.

Good to know about Orcières Merlette:

·         Resort combining tradition and modernity;

·         51 pistes to suit all ability levels;

·         Excellent terrain for Nordic skiing.

When planning your holiday in Orcières Merlette, don't forget to book your ski rental online. That's the best way to get a discount of up to 50%!