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Orcieres Resort Guide

The Orcieres resort guide summary is: Orcieres has 33 lifts within its terrain that is suitable for beginner and intermediate levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 875m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 51 trail at Orcieres.


Photo credit: AdalbertOrcieres Resort Guide

Orcieres Resort Guide

The Orcieres resort guide summary is: Orcieres has 33 lifts within its terrain that is suitable for beginner and intermediate levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 875m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 51 trail at Orcieres.

Vertical:

Top: 2725m
Arrow
875m
Bot: 1850m

Best for:

Beginner level skier
Beginners/
Intermediates

Trails:

51
50%
40%
10%

Hectares of Ski:

Snowmaking: 60%

Orcieres Lifts:

  • drag lift icon20
  • ski lift icon10
  • cablecar icon3
Total lifts = 33
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Photo credit: Adalbert

Visiting Orcieres

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Orcieres.

  • Season opens
    12 Dec 2020
  • Season closes
    4 Apr 2021
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants | Bars
    24 | 24
  • Nearest Airport
    Marseille Provence
  • Nearest Train Station
    Gap
  • Tourist Office Website
  • Tourist Office Phone
    +33492558989

Orcieres Features

The terrain at Orcieres includes:


What's it like at Orcieres resort?

Orcieres, in France (in the Alpes due Sud region), is a large resort with 30 lifts (including 10 chair lifts, 3 of which are Télémix®, & 20 surface lifts) that offers skiers an impressive 875 metres (2870 feet) of vertical descent. Orcieres has 51 pistes. Orcieres is best suited to beginner and intermediate skiers and snowboarders but there is some terrain for advanced skiers. There's 43 kilometers of cross country ski trails at Orcieres. For snowboarders, there is a terrain park and a half pipe. A fair proportion of the pistes at Orcieres are covered by snow-making. The nearest airport is at Marseille and the nearest train station to Orcieres is at Gap. There is accommodation located close to the pistes but we would welcome additional information about any hotels or chalets in Orcieres.


Explore Orcieres Location Map

Interactive Orcieres trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.


When's the snowiest month to visit Orcieres?

MarchAverage: 4.3 snow days per week
The snowiest week in Orcieres is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 49cm of snowfall. Check out the Orcieres Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of Orcieres

Overall: 3.9 Based on 7 votes and 2 reviews

  • Snowsure 4.3
  • Variety of pistes 4.1
  • Off-piste 3.3
  • Scenery 4.1
  • Apres-Ski 4.1
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Remy from Lithuania writes:

Very good south of France ski resort...

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