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Ascou Pailhères Ski Resort

Ascou Pailhères Resort Guide

Ascou Pailhères, France

Ascou Pailhères Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift1,500m4,921ft
Resort Height1,500m4,921ft
 Nearest AirportsToulouse and Perpignan
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Ascou Pailhères at a glance

The small ski centre of Ascou-Pailhères in the French Pyrynées, operated since 1987 by the local community, came under the control of the larger neighbouring ski area of Ax-les-Thermes in 2000. A specially commissioned study in to the logistics of the ski slopes at Ascou; which operates a double chair and 5 surface lifts serving 15 trails; concluded that transferring control to the management of Ax-les-Thermes would benefit the local community in the longer term. There are two local hotels, the Saint-Bernard and the Montmija, which were recently renovated,

 When will it snow in Ascou Pailhères?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Ascou Pailhères.

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Ascou Pailhères Facts, Stats and Ratings

Ascou Pailhères Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Ascou Pailhères
Highest Lift1,500m4,921ft
Lowest Piste2,000m6,562ft
Resort Altitude (Ascou Pailhères)1,500m4,921ft
Max Vertical500m1,640ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Ascou Pailhères Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Ascou Pailhères
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
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Ascou Pailhères Summary

The French Ski Resort of Ascou Pailhères has direct access to 15 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Ascou Pailhères is 2km1 miles long.

Skiing in Ascou Pailhères

Ascou Pailhères offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Ascou Pailhères

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Ascou Pailhères.

When is Ascou Pailhères open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Ascou Pailhères.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Ascou Pailhères.

Snow Making

Ascou Pailhères is able to make snow, on 3km2 miles of ski runs, with 1 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts of Ascou Pailhères are able to uplift 6,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Ascou Pailhères?

Ascou Pailhères is in the French Pyrenees in Ariège, Midi-Pyrénées, France.

How can I get to Ascou Pailhères?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Ascou Pailhères are Toulouse, Perpignan and Carcassonne. There are seven airports within three hours drive.

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