Near the Ecrins National Reserve, under the sun of the Hautes-Alpes
Your ski holidays in Orcières-Merlette
Enjoy an outstanding stay in the heart of a dynamic and sunny region!
Orcières-Merlette is a winter sports resort of the Hautes-Alpes department and is part of the commune of Orcières. This resort offers breathtaking landscapes due to its great location. Orcières-Merlette benefits both from an alpine weather which guarantees as significant snow cover and a mediterranean weather with constant sunshine. The resort offers a new skiing experience in a natural and luminous environment. The resort is located at 1,850m above sea level and its peak culminates at 2,725m offering a 875-meter vertical drop. The area contains 51 slopes for a total of 100 kilometers, 30 ski lifts and a snowpark. Each year, the ski season stretches from mid-December to the end of April. The area is adapted to any level, from beginner to experienced! The resort also provides a beautiful area dedicated to cross-country skiing at 2,280 meters in altitude.
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