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Ax les Thermes

Ax les Thermes Ski Resort Guide

Ax les Thermes, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 7 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForFreeriders, Expert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length75km
Highest Lift2,305m
Resort Height700m
 Nearest AirportsToulouse and Carcassonne
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Ax les Thermes

Ax 3 Domaines is a varied ski area, with something for everyone - including extensive freeride and off-piste terrain - above the pretty, traditional spa town of Ax les Thermes.

Summary

The French ski resort of Ax les Thermes is in the French Pyrenees at an altitude of 700m, with 75km of marked runs.

Ax les Thermes has direct access to 75km of downhill skiing, with 36 marked pistes, served by a total of 20 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,305m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding

Ax les Thermes offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Ax les Thermes.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Ax les Thermes is 4km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Ax les Thermes?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Ax les Thermes.

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Ski Area Stats

Ax les Thermes Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 6 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
10
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
11
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 9 
Downhill
Total Length
75km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
20

Altitudes

Ax les Thermes Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,305m
Lowest Piste1,400m
Resort Altitude (Ax les Thermes)700m
Max Vertical1,000m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Ax les Thermes
Freeriders
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

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Location and Map

Where is Ax les Thermes?

This ski resort is in the French Pyrenees in Ariège, Midi-Pyrénées.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Ax les Thermes is Toulouse, 90 minutes drive away.

Carcassonne, Perpignan, Barcelona, Béziers and Lourdes airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 20 ski lifts are able to uplift 20,460 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 30km of ski runs, with 152 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Ax les Thermes open?

 Opened : December 5, 2020.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Early April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Piste Map

Ax les Thermes Piste Map
Ax les Thermes

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Ax les Thermes, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Ax les Thermes Tourist Office for the latest.

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