Le Village Catalan - skiing in the Pyrenees
    Village Catalan 300 days of sunshine per year
    Skiing in the Pyrnes!
    Ski in the sunshine of Pyrenns-Roussillon in the South of France. The ski resorts Font Romeu and Pyrnes 2000 boasts 3,000 hours of sunshine per year.

    Pyrenees 2000 (altitude 1600 - 2200 metres) has 52 kms of alpine pistes, 80 kms cross country skiing and 460 snow-cannons securing snow during the season, which at this latitude usually is from Christmas through to the beginning of March.

    Pyrenees 2000 ski resort

    Alpine skiing: 40 pistes: 16 green, 9 blue, 9 red and 6 black, accessed by 42 ski-lifts, giving 52 kilometres of pure pleasure.

    Nordic skiing: Our area has been elected the Number 1 domain for cross country skiing in the Pyrenees. 9 green pistes, 8 blue, 6 red and 2 black pistes.

    Family skiing: Pyrenees 2000 was awarded "Le Label Kid" in 1995 as the most family friendly ski resort in France. Facilities include 3 playgrounds, kindergarten for the age 2-6, ski-instruction, free ski pass for children under the age of 6, and 20% discount for those between 6 and 12.

    Multi-activity holidays: For the best multi-activity holidays we recommend Village Catalan in Vernet-les-Bains, which is 50 minutes drive from the ski resorts and has a milder climate. Optional activities at Village Catalan include hiking, mountain-biking, caving, golf, tennis, museums, art and wine excursions, medieval villages and the Mediterranean.

    Visit the Village Catalan website for more details

    Staying at Village Catalan
    Prices 1998
    View map of apline pistes
    View cross country skiing map

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