Chalet Le Refuge - Les Ribes - Ski - Les Orres -...

Le Refuge 2 Bedroom & Chalet Le Refuge 4 Bedroom

  • Access to the expansive family ski resort of Les Orres with Skiing, ice skating Tobogganing .....
  • Summer activities include white water rafting, mountain adventure, sailing mountain biking VTT ......
  • Beautiful historic town of Embrun boasts fine restaurant, shops and stunning lakes Serre-Poncon ....

Welcome to Les Ribes

Les Ribes / Les Orres is located at 1650 m above the stunning lake of Serre- Poncon and the historic town of Embrun.  The station of Les Orres with its beautiful forest and pastures offers diverse holiday options in both winter and summer.

Summer Activities

Les Orres offers a wide range of activities for all the family such as hiking, mountain biking, swimming, tennis, horse riding, jungle adventure and paragliding.

Space Mountain Biking (VTT):  The station offer families a pleasant walk in the woods and for the more adventurous bikers can train in one of the best Bike Parks which is suitable for all levels of competency.  There is access to 2 chair lifts Prelongis (1900 m) and Pousterie (2530 m) which are open from 9.30 am on 25thand 26thJune and everyday from 2 July  - 4 September.

Mountain Biking:  The mountain biking school MCF is open from 25 June to 4 September and on 10/11 and 17/18 September.  It is a fun way to spend a day for all ages regardless of your experience tel06 81 09 55 92/05 83 25 50 26.

Jungle Adventure:  The Orres Jungle Adventure Park offers a multitude of activities for all family.

Summer Events:  Throughout the summer season Les Orres offers a comprehensive programme of events see

Club Juni’ Orres:  For children aged 6-12 years old this club offers stimulating activities from July 4 to August 26 Monday to Friday 9.30 am – 12.30 pm and from 14.00 to 17.30.

Heritage:  Les Orres and the surrounding areas boasts a host of treasures to discover such as Church Sante Marie Madeleine and the Museum of Les Orres.  Guided tours available.

Winter Activities

Les Orres (1650 to 2770m) has access to 63 km of downhill skiing with 29 pistes and 25 ski lifts.  The resort has a sunny southerly location with a good variety of challenging terrain for both skiers and snowboarders.

3 black runs (10km)

19 Red runs(48km)

6 blue runs (10km)

6 green runs (20 km)

63 Downhill Pisters

40 km cross country trails

25 ski lifts

Snowboarding in Les Orres:  The snow park of Les Orres has slides 5 tablets, 2 quarters and 2 big airs.

Ski School:  The resort has tuition available by several ski and board schools who run classes for beginners and advanced skiers and snowboarders alike.

Apres Ski:  There are more than 12 bars and 1 nightclub.  The mini bowling alley is location in the shopping arcade and the L’Ubec Cinema shows 2 movies per day.

Getting There

Airport Access: 

Chambery 230km  approximately 3 hours

Grenoble 170 km approximately 3 hours

Marseille 220 km approximately 2.5 Hours

Nice 275 km approximately 3 hours 20 minutes

Train:  Line Paris/Night to Briancon

Grenoble 3 hours or Valence 2 hours 15 minutes

Aix en Provence 2 hours 55 minutes

Nearest train station Embrun (15 km) Link Bus Embrun – Les Ribes - Les Orres – Les Ribes - Embrun                             

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