Ski holidays in the Jura: top 8 stations


The Jura is a bit forgotten when it comes to prepare skiing stay. Alpine resorts in the lead, while those of the Pyrenees also host many skiers ... So what about the Jura, straddling France and Switzerland? If the Jura resorts are not many, they offer many advantages. Less people, lower prices (packages, lifts, accommodation), and tracks accessible to all, especially to beginners. An ideal destination for mountain lovers as for novices.

1. Métabief

This is the best known and largest of Jura ski resort. It is intended for all types of skiers, experienced and beginners, with green slopes and black slopes for a ski area of ​​40km.

Internet -Site: http://www.tourisme-metabief.com

2. The Gentianes

A typical example of what is found in the Jura ski resorts term. Here, the atmosphere is clearly family, with 2km of trails, including a red, blue and green, with ski schools for youngsters. Perfect for cross-country skiing as well.

Internet -Site: http://www.station-lesgentianes.com

3. Plans Hotonnes

Another Jura resort where families with beginners find their happiness. Ski school, easy slopes, snow garden, 13 tracks in total on several levels ... Note also the 150km of Nordic trails.

Internet -Site: http://www.plateauderetord.fr

4. The Mountains

A beautiful resort that includes actually 3 to form a ski area of ​​quality. tracks of all colors, everyone is benefiting. Cross-country skiers and snowshoe enthusiasts are not left out.

Internet -Site: http://www.monts-jura.com

5. Les Rousses

A beautiful resort with the beautiful scenery of the Natural Park Haut Jura as a backdrop for the descents where big ski tours. The introduction to sled dog is a must.

Internet -Site: http://www.lesrousses.com

6. The Mountains Rivers

A small resort of Jura that can afford a small ski descent, but especially to enjoy the joys of cross country skiing on an area of ​​285km. Snowshoes are also honored. To discover.

Internet -Site: http://www.juramontsrivieres.fr

7. Bellefontaine

Small resort again Bellefontaine is as pleasant as nice: the Jura has style! Two downhill courses allow to deal kindly, cross-country skiing A more serious entertainment.

Internet -Site: http://www.bellefontaine-hautjura.fr

8. Grandvaux Jura

In winter, the Jura Grandvaux resort attracts mainly lovers of skiing. A large area to go skiing on foot through the Jura hilly landscapes.

Internet -Site: http://www.haut-jura-grandvaux.com