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Your ski rental in Risoul 1850: discover freeride skiing in the Hautes-Alpes

For a unique vacation under the sign of freeride skiing, go to Risoul 1850 in the Hautes-Alpes. This ski resort immerses you in a dreamlike universe mixing Mediterranean atmosphere and alpine charm, thus offering an ideal setting for a successful stay. Between vast snowy spaces, mythical and surrounding massive peaks, you will benefit from an incredible panorama of the chain of the Alpes Maritimes, Les Ecrins and Queyras.

To discover this magnificent mountain landscape, take advantage of our ski rental offers in Risoul 1850 and book your equipment now. Our ski rental store, sliding concept, is only 30 meters from the ski lift funds. You will be able to put on your skis in the immediate vicinity of the slopes and fully enjoy this exceptional area. We offer you the biggest brands specializing in outdoor, and our experts will be happy to provide you with personalized advice throughout your reservation.

Discover Risoul 1850 ski resort

Founded in the 70s, the 1850 Risoul ski resort recently celebrated its fiftieth anniversary. Faced with the growing popularity of skiing and winter sports, the village has undertaken the construction of tourist residences and ski lifts to meet demand. Nestled in the heart of a Mélèzes forest, the station has seduced visitors with its rich and diversified nature.

Overlooking the Ecrins and Mont Pelvoux, Risoul 1850 ski resort welcomes you in a warm atmosphere with its typical and charming village. Composed of several hamlets (Church, Gaudissard, Barbeing, Chauvet, Rua), the destination benefits from exceptional sunshine thanks to its geographical position. As soon as you arrive, you will be transported to a magical universe for your ski vacation.

Risoul 1850 ski area

The white forest offers nearly 185 km of ski slopes for all levels. This winter, Risoul 1850 thought of the comfort of each skier by offering the track of the Grande Bleue. With its 5 km of pure sliding pleasure with various landscapes and its elevation of 700 meters, this track promises you unique sensations. The white forest constitutes a large ski area connecting Risoul 1850 to Vars, thus offering the gliding enthusiasts an extended playground.

At the top of Peyrefolle, at an altitude of 2457 meters, a large beginner area is accessible to ski safely. Novice skiers and amateurs will be able to learn ski with confidence and strengthen their technique while enjoying a breathtaking view.

The Risoul Waouland snowpark is a real freestyle paradise, offering various routes with raised turns, natural and springboard. Freeride enthusiasts will be seduced by the chain of JiBs and will be able to end their day in style in the cool zone.

The Nordic ski area of Risoul 1850 has approximately 17 kilometers of cross -country ski routes. These groomed courses, accessible in cross -country skiing and snowshoes, will allow you to stroll through platforms and forest trails, thus bringing you closer to nature.

All activities of the station

In winter, you can enjoy a large skating rink located on the snow front. With its 600 m² of natural ice, it will allow you to practice ice skate as well as hockey. Immerse yourself in the heart of the white forest and discover the life of a musher during a sled dog ride, an experience appreciated both by the young and the big.

For thrills, dare a zip line over 700 meters long. Fly the ski area between heaven and earth and have a unique experience of its kind! For a moment of relaxation and well-being, the Aqualudic Center of Risoul offers a northern pool, a heated swimming pool, a hammam and installations for fitness.

In summer, you can embark on a toboggan descent on rail at a speed exceeding 30 km/h. This family activity will allow you to discover the mountain differently and will delight young and old. The Risoul Rando Park also offers you many mountain hikes with marked thematic trails, allowing you to explore local flora and fauna. The most daring will be able to indulge in live waters such as canyoning and rafting, thus offering a thrilling adventure in the heart of an exceptional natural setting.

Finally, with the Risoul MTB camp, you can hit the mountain bike tracks and take the enduro circuits to reach the summits. Each route is suitable for a specific level, allowing you to discover the mountain at your own pace.

Access to Risoul ski resort

From Grenoble, follow the famous Napoleon road (N85), then the N94 from Gap to Guilstre. If you come from Marseille, take the A51 motorway to the Saulce, then take the direction of Briançon. Bus transfers are provided from the TGV stations of Montdauphin and Aix-en-Provence. Finally, shuttles are available from Marignane airport to Risoul.