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Piau Engaly Ski Resort

Piau Engaly Resort Guide

Piau Engaly, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Piau Engaly Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length42km26 miles
Highest Lift2,500m8,202ft
Resort Height1,850m6,070ft
 Nearest AirportsLourdes and Pau
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Piau Engaly at a glance

Purpose built in the early '70s on a border plateau facing Spain in the Pyrenees National park. The design is futuristic and functional, the atmosphere lively, family-oriented, French and friendly. Snow guaranteed.

 When will it snow in Piau Engaly?

The next notable snow forecast for Piau Engaly is 18cm7in, expected on 5 June.

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Piau Engaly Facts, Stats and Ratings

Piau Engaly Rated

Ratings for Piau Engaly
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Piau Engaly?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Piau Engaly
Highest Lift2,500m8,202ft
Resort Altitude (Piau Engaly)1,850m6,070ft
Lowest Piste1,400m4,593ft
Max Vertical1,100m3,609ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Piau Engaly Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Piau Engaly
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
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Intermediate Runs
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Easy Trails
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Beginner Runs
Total Length
42km26 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Pyrenees 2 Vallées Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Pyrenees 2 Vallées
Number of runs
Total Length
247km153 miles
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Number of Lifts
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Piau Engaly Summary

The French Ski Resort of Piau Engaly is part of the Pyrenees 2 Vallées ski area with access to 247km153 miles of downhill skiing, with 166 marked pistes, served by a total of 66 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Piau Engaly itself (42km26 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Pyrenees 2 Vallées ski resorts of Peyragudes, Saint-Lary Soulan and Val Louron.

The ski resort itself is at 1,850m6,070ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,500m8,202ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Piau Engaly is 7km4 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Le Couloir'.

Skiing in Piau Engaly

Piau Engaly offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Piau Engaly

Piau Engaly offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Piau Engaly.

When is Piau Engaly open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Piau Engaly.

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Piau Engaly.

Snow Making

Piau Engaly is able to make snow, on 10km6 miles of ski runs, with 20 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 21 ski lifts of Piau Engaly are able to uplift 22,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Piau Engaly?

Piau Engaly is in the French Pyrenees in Hautes-Pyrénées, Midi-Pyrénées, France.

How can I get to Piau Engaly?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Piau Engaly are Lourdes, Pau and Huesca. There are seven airports within three hours drive.

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