Oz-en-Oisans: winter delights for everyone
An old farming village, Oz-en-Oisans is a family-friendly ski resort that has kept all its charm. With its beautiful mountain setting, this destination has some wonderful skiing experiences in store for you.
A ski-to-door resort
Located at an altitude of 800 m and benefitting from excellent snow conditions, Oz-en-Oisans lies at the foot of the slopes and allows you to ski right up to your hotel. Its ski area, stretching from 1850 to 3300 m in altitude, is a gem for all kinds of skiers thanks to its 53 km of runs, its 2 snowparks and its 50 km of cross-country skiing tracks. What’s more, families with children between the ages of 3 and 5 can introduce their little ones to the joys of snow sports in the snow playground. Lying opposite the Belledonne chain, the resort is also well known for its superb hiking trails. Some ski hire shops also offer Nordic walking equipment.
Good to know: The Pyramide d’Oz
Every January, Oz-en-Oisans hosts the largest alpine skiing event in the region. Don’t miss this event, in which around 200 athletes take part!
What’s there to do in Oz-en-Oisans?
Activities in Oz-en-Oisans are by no means limited to alpine skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing. You can admire the spectacular panoramic views of the Pic Blanc, go off-piste on the Grand Sablat glacier, climb a frozen waterfall, or try out other types of snow sports, such as yoonering, airboarding or snowskating. To recover from all the excitement, why not finish off the day in one of the many spas in the village, or over a hearty meal consisting of local specialities.
And for your ski hire in Oz-en-Oisans, consider opting for the high-quality service offered in Skiset shops, which are located close to your hotel or to your apartment and just a stone’s throw from the slopes!