The smallest resort in the Massif du Sancy in Auvergne, but one that thinks big!
At an elevation of 1,400 metres, on the west slope of the Monts du Sancy, the family-friendly resort of Chastreix-Sancy offers skiers a sense of total freedom, wide open spaces and activities galore for young and old! The stunning 360° panoramic views are the icing on the cake!
Located on the western slope of the Sancy, at an altitude of between 1350 and 1730m. It offers :
The Chastreix-Sancy ski resort opens from the end of December until March, depending on snow cover. Ski patrollers are on hand every day from 9am to 5pm.
Ski touring combines the pleasures of hiking and skiing in complete freedom. Equipped with skins, set off in complete safety with ski touring professionals.
This activity requires a good knowledge of the mountains, the right equipment, and a study of the route and weather conditions.
Make sure you visit the Plaines Brûlées sector where the high elevation offers absolutely stunning scenery! To be explored on cross-country skis or snowshoes:
In Chastreix-Sancy, don’t miss this chance to meet the sled dogs, your ideal winter companions. After a taste of life with the pack, learning how it functions and getting to know the huskies, you’ll head off for an adventure across the snow-covered expanse in the company of these fascinating animals.
For young children and non-skiing family members, the resort of Chastreix-Sancy also has 2 sledging slopes that open all winter long, including one with a sheltered magic carpet lift to take you effortlessly to the top.