At an altitude of 1400 m from the resort facing due south, Gourette offers a breathtaking panorama dominated by the Pène Medaa and the Pic de Ger standing respectively at 2520 and 2614 m.
Skiing in the Pyrenees increasingly popular - cheaper, less crowded slopes than Alps.
31 km downhill pists
21 km cross country trails
21 ski lifts
2400 m Highest Lift
1350 m Lowest Piste
High-powered ski runs dropping over 1000 m
an area of 7 hectares devoted to beginners
snowpark for children
Natural snow reinforced by a system of artificial snow from an altitude of 1400 m up to 2000 m; daily compaction of the ski runs
crèche and day care centre in the resort
walks and cycling in summer
check weather with meteo link on website