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(1350 m - 1850 m)
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Super-Besse is located at the heart of the ski trails in a vast natural setting, just above two authentic mountain villages: Besse and St Anastaise.
This modern resort, which is Famille Plus Montagne-accredited, offers the whole family a wide range of winter sports by day and a myriad of entertainment and welcoming restaurants by night.
Open-air activities by day and fun-filled times to share with the family by night: enjoy an authentic mountain experience at Super Besse in Auvergne!


Practical information



Tourist office
+33 (0)4 73 79 60 29
E-mail us

Ski trail conditions:
+33 (0) 825 000 753

Road conditions:
+33 (0)4 73 42 02 63

+33 (0)4 73 79 61 75
Ski lessons:

Longitude: 2.851853 Latitude: 45.514046

to see and do

Alpine skiing

• 27 trails:

5 99 4

43 km of trails
• 84 km including connection with Mont-Dore
22 lifts: 1 cable car (3,000 people/hr), 5 chair lifts, 15 ski lifts, 1 conveyor in beginners’ area
• 70% of ski area equipped with snow guns

• 1 “discovery” area
• 1 nocturnal area (one of Europe’s largest: 13 floodlit trails)
• 1 slalom park open to the public
• 1 luge area (Famille Plus accreditation) with permanent snow cover guaranteed
• 1 speed track with a series of challenges to complete

New winter sports

• Freestyle park, snow park with Big Air and boarder cross with whoops
• 1 km drag track
• Specially adapted, enclosed and secure play area with entertainment for your little ones (Famille Plus accreditation)

• Hands free pass with rechargeable Easy Sancy card
• 4-hour pass: start your half-day of fun whenever you please!


Cross-country skiing

Espace Nordique Sancy
Besse - Pertuyzat - Montchal sector (1,200-1,300 m)
• 86 km of trails:
1 and 4.5 km 4.5 ; 8 and 9 km
15 km 12 km
+ 1 Nordic route (17 km)
• Communal picnic hall, restaurants, toilet facilities, emergency station, equipment hire


Super Besse - Madalet sector (1,300 m – 1,450 m)
• 56 km of trails:
1 and 1.7 km 4 and 5.3 km
3.2 and 11.7 km 5 km
+ 2 connecting routes: 9 km to Picherande/Chareire and 14 km to Pertuyzat - Montchal
• Communal picnic hall, toilet facilities, emergency station, equipment hire

Super-Besse Plaine des Moutons sector (1,400 m – 1,600 m)
• 19.8 km of trails:
5.5 km6 km 8.3 km
• Emergency station
• Shelters: inquire about opening periods


Espace Nordique Sancy
• Guided snowshoe hiking, "discovery" excursions for the whole family (Famille Plus accreditation)
• Equipment available for hire on site
• Free access to marked snowshoeing trails

Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: depart from Pertuyzat cross-country chalet
- 3 circuits: 3.6 km, 4.8 km and 6 km
- 1 connecting route to Super-Besse: 3 km


Map of the trails


depart from Madalet cross-country chalet:
- 2 circuits: 4.8 km and 6 km
- 1 connecting route to Pertuyzat: 3 km

depart from high-altitude site La Plaine des Moutons:
- 2 circuits: 3 km and 5 km


Other activities at the resort:

• Snowkiting
• Ski touring
• Dog sledding
• Secure luge park
• Play area in the snow
• Fitness/wellness
• Avalanche training
• Igloo-building
• Workshop to discover everything you ever wanted to know about snow

• Quad, pool tables, indoor ice rink with secure area for children (Famille Plus accreditation), indoor pool,

• cinemas, multi-media centre (Besse), cyber-café & Wi-Fi hotspot, disco
• Horse-riding
• Paper chase game for all the family on a snowshoeing route – for children aged 5 and upwards
• Mountain trapper games
• "Theatrical" guided tours conducted by actors
• Treasure hunt for children on snowshoes route for the family, children from 5 years
• Trappers massive activities
• Nordic Walking


• A week's entertainment for children in January (Famille Plus accreditation). On the agenda: face painting workshops, pottery, storytelling, games area with Tibou.

• Saint Cochon in January

• Ski Festival in January

• Sancy Blanche in March


Nearest accommodation:

Super-Besse / Besse, Picherande, Murol, Chambon-s/-lac, Egliseneuve, Saint Diery, Saint Nectaire


• ESF (Ski school)
• Childminding (18 months to 3 years old) and leisure centre (3-12 years old) with childminding + skiing package from aged 3 upwards (booking required)
• Club Piou Piou: from aged 3 upwards, children can learn to ski in a dedicated ski area
• Leisure centre in Besse
• Free shuttle from town centre to slopes (Super-Besse)
• Shuttle from Besse to Super-Besse (charge applies)
• Stop-off site with facilities for camper vans (charge applies)
• Club Sancy (many great offers): www.sancy.com


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