Located in the municipality of Leytron, at the foot of the chain of the Muverans, Ovronnaz is a small winter sports resort in the valais as well as a spa, to the delight of the athletes! Families and seasoned skiers enjoy the calm of this station and its offers winter diverse. The panoramic view over the Rhone valley gives it an additional cachet to this place ideal for nice vacation in the snow!
The skiable field of the station extends between 1’390 2’463 m of altitude and includes 30 km of slopes: 5 km of blue slopes, 20 km of red runs and 5 km of black runs. A huge remarkably equipped with several modules (easy, medium and difficult), as well as 25 km of tracks for cross-country skiing as a means to diversify a little the activities. If you prefer hiking, you have the choice of: 20 km of marked trails for hiking and 11 miles of paths for hiking and snowshoeing await you. These tracks will make you discover the magnificent surrounding countryside between Ovronnaz and Jorasse. You have the opportunity to be accompanied by a mountain guide. The babylift allows the children to learn to ski at the age of three and a half years. Instructors of the Swiss Ski and Snowboard provides private and group lessons for all ages and all levels.
For you to relax after a day spent on the slopes, you can offer yourself a break in the centre "Thermalp les Bains". Three thermal pools (one indoor pool and two outdoor), a water between 32 and 35°C, three relaxation rooms, jacuzzis, whirlpool bath, paddling pool for children, as well as a beautiful “Panoramic Alpine Spa” all nine, with an area of 1000 m2... cures and a comprehensive program of fitness will get you back to health! Packages combining a day of skiing and access to the thermal baths are sold in the coffers of the lifts. Please do not hesitate to take advantage of it!
There are a few hotels in Ovronnaz (including Thermal Baths), as well as a few guest rooms, but if you are a family or group of friends, you will find a great choice of cottages, holiday homes or apartment rental. You can choose from depending on your needs and your comfort criteria. Some hotels and hostels also feature a gourmet restaurant which will help you discover the delicious local specialties. The restaurant altitude The Jorasse, located at the arrival of the chair lift Ovronnaz-Jorasse, has several specialities of the valais, extending on his card, that you can enjoy after a day of skiing. The taproom of the Little Meadow and the Bar of the Snows of the Tzantonnaire are located on the slopes, offering a little break to skiers.