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Tourmalet Ski Resort Guide

Tourmalet, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

Tourmalet Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift2,500m8,202ft
Lowest Lift1,250m4,101ft
 Nearest AirportsLourdes and Pau
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The French village of Tourmalet is at an altitude of 1,250m4,101ft.

Tourmalet Summary

The Tourmalet Ski Area includes 2 French Ski Resorts with a combined total of 240km149 miles of downhill skiing, with 138 marked pistes, served by a total of 43 ski lifts. The appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in either of the ski areas of Barèges and La Mongie.

With ski lifts as high as 2,500m8,202ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing in Tourmalet

Tourmalet offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Tourmalet

Tourmalet is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Barèges and La Mongie.

Tourmalet Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Tourmalet?

The next notable snow forecast for Tourmalet is 9cm3in, expected on 25 September.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Tourmalet

Ski Area Stats

Tourmalet Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Tourmalet
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
240km149 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Tourmalet Altitudes

Tourmalet Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Tourmalet
Highest Lift2,500m8,202ft
Lowest Piste1,250m4,101ft

Tourmalet Rated

Ratings for Tourmalet
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Tourmalet?

Tourmalet is in Hautes-Pyrénées, Midi-Pyrénées, France.

Map of Tourmalet

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How to get to Tourmalet

How To Get To Tourmalet by air

The nearest airports to Tourmalet are Lourdes, Pau and Toulouse. There are six airports within three hours drive. Lourdes is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are 43 ski lifts in Tourmalet.

Tourmalet Season Dates

When is Tourmalet open?

 Opened : November 30, 2019.

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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Tourmalet, but they may include any or all of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.

Visit the Tourmalet Tourist Office for the latest.

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