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Oz en Oisans Ski Resort Guide

  • Weather Forecast for Oz en Oisans at  m altitude issued: 1 pm05 Sep 2015 (local time)  
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Oz en Oisans Ski Resort Guide

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Oz en Oisans Ski Resort Guide

Alpette Telecabin arriving from Oz, Oz en Oisans photo

Oz en Oisans

Photo credit: Richard Hughes

The Olmet Piste above Oz, Oz en Oisans photo

Oz en Oisans

Photo credit: Richard Hughes

Slope Stats

  • 2800m

  • 1700m

  • 1100m

  • Acres of ski:-
  • Pistes:41
  • Snowmaking:Yes
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:1
  • X-Country:50 km
  • beginner30%
  • intermediate40%
  • advanced30%

Winter & summer Oz (Oz en Oisans) is traffic free. A great environment for families and friends to enjoy a break in the Alps as part of the Grand Domaine ski area ( The holiday village atmosphere is enhanced by the restaurants and shops lining the main village pedestrian street, which is regularly pisted. In winter Oz is ideal for learners, mixed ability groups, families and experts, skiers or boarders. The village has 3 easy lifts and green slopes at the front de neige, and 2 hi-speed telecabins to whisk the more experienced skiers high into the 10,000 hectares of exciting skiing, up to 3300m on the Sarenne glacier. Skiing home is by blues and reds with Roche Noire, an exciting black run as an alternative for experienced skiers and boarders. Everything in Oz is conveniently nearby, no buses or cars required and many residences are ski in and out. Oz has some lovely traditional restaurants, pizzerias and bars plus a night-club (Grotte du Yeti) for the younger generation. The local supermarket and ski shops are well stocked and friendly. There is a public swimming pool, ice skating and floodlit tobogganing and skiing on the village slopes. In Summer (July and August) Oz gives you easy access to tennis, volleyball, walking, mountain biking, fishing, horse riding and many more outdoor pursuits. The trails are well sign-posted and graded for all capabilities. The lifts are open so walkers and bikers can quickly access the more remote mountain areas. Oz is great for access to Alpe d'Huez to see the Tour de France and hosts many Mountain Bike events such as the Megavalanche and Avalanche Cups.


  • Nearest Airport:Grenoble
  • Nearest Train Station:Grenoble
  • Tourist Office Phone:04 76 80 78 01
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:-
  •   6
  •   6


  • Season opens:6 Dec 2014
  • Season closes:25 Apr 2015
  • Lifts:22 (inc 4 chair lifts, 10 surface lifts)
  •   5
  •   4
  •   10

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Announcements & News from the Oz en Oisans ski resort manager

Weekly Events in the Resort in winter include something for Everyone:
Typical Schedule:
Sunday: Welcome Drinks
Monday: Guided snow-shoe walks, Table Tennis and sledge racing
Wednesday: Badminton and Youth Club; ESF Instructors show and Torchlit descent for children in Oz
Thursday: Guided snow-shoe walks around the forest
Friday: Table tennis and farewell drinks

Swimming pool (sauna and hammam) open daily (except Sats) 10-12h & 15h -19h00, open air ice skating in the evenings
Tobogganing piste open all day and floodlit some evenings.
Grotte de Glace ( ice cave with topical ice carvings) open daily at 2700m

Moonlight snowshoe walks to a mountain restaurant for dinner, organised by

Major Events this season (some dates still to be confirmed):
Slopes Open from 6th December 2014
13th December 2014 Open Snow Music Fest; live music in Oz Station
Nordic Ski Relay Racing by moonlight on 23rd December
25th Dec Father Christmas arrives, hot choc and wine for adults
31st Dec Grand Fireworks display and ski demonstration by ESF
January 25th 2015 19th Pyramide d'Oz. Crosscountry / uphill ski race
Ultimate Test Tour arrives in Oz 14th- 15th March 2015
11 & 12th April 2015 Derby Classic Down hill ski racing; open to all Dome des Rousses to Oz Station
April 2015 The 2 Ride Downhill. Teams of mountain bikers and skiers compete in a downhill race
Theme Weeks during February and March 2015, such as:Stars and Astronomy, Wine and Food, Health and Fitness, Nordic Skiing, Walking, Games and Night skiing.

Information supplied 13 Nov 2014

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  • Issued:5 Sep
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6 °CF-Level

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Visitor Reviews of Oz en Oisans

Craig from United Kingdom writes:

We have just spent the week between Christmas and New Year skiing in Oz. It was brilliant. The snow was fantastic, and the weather mostly sunny. The Poutran allowed access to a wide range of runs so every ability was catered for. We stayed in Apartment Sarenne, hosted by Richard and Janet Hughes, and were delighted with the cosy comfort and superb location so close to the Poutran we could ski back to the front door. There is a small supermarket and variety of restaurants in the village, so we were kept well watered and fed. We hired our ski equipment from 2G sports, and the service we received from Antoine and his team was excellent. We would highly recommend this location for a brilliant family holiday.

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