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Gavarnie Gèdre Ski Resort

Gavarnie Gèdre Resort Guide

Gavarnie Gèdre, France

Rated: 2/5 (from 5 ratings)

Gavarnie Gèdre Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners.
Total Piste Length45km
Highest Lift2,400m
Resort Height2,400m
 Nearest AirportsLourdes and Pau
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Gavarnie Gèdre at a glance

A small traditional centre with skiing five kilometres from the village, beneath Pic Des Tentes. It is promoted jointly with Gèdre, further down the valley. Accommodation is centred on nine hotels, with appartment beds for a further 1400 guests.

 When will it snow in Gavarnie Gèdre?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Gavarnie Gèdre.

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Gavarnie Gèdre Facts, Stats and Ratings

Gavarnie Gèdre Rated

Ratings for Gavarnie Gèdre
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Apres-Ski

How High is Gavarnie Gèdre?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Gavarnie Gèdre
Highest Lift2,400m
Resort Altitude (Gavarnie Gèdre)2,400m
Lowest Piste1,850m
Max Vertical550m

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Gavarnie Gèdre Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Gavarnie Gèdre
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 8 
Downhill
Total Length
45km
Cross Country
Total Length
15km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
11
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Gavarnie Gèdre Summary

The French Ski Resort of Gavarnie Gèdre has direct access to 45km of downhill skiing, with 22 marked pistes, served by a total of 11 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,400m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,400m, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Gavarnie Gèdre is 4km long and the most difficult run is the 'Aigles'.

Skiing in Gavarnie Gèdre

Gavarnie Gèdre offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Gavarnie Gèdre

Allowed on all skiable terrain.

When is Gavarnie Gèdre open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Gavarnie Gèdre.

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

Snow Making

Gavarnie Gèdre is able to make snow, on 1km of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts of Gavarnie Gèdre are able to uplift 8,955 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Gavarnie Gèdre?

Gavarnie Gèdre is in the French Alps in Hautes-Pyrénées, Midi-Pyrénées, France.

How can I get to Gavarnie Gèdre?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Gavarnie Gèdre are Lourdes, Pau and Biarritz. There are four airports within three hours drive.

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