Ski Holiday in the Ardennes
The ski slope of Baraque de Fraitureligt in the Belgian Ardennes. Baraque Fraiture at 652 meters altitude is the highest alpine ski slope in Belgium. Cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, sledding or a snow hike are all possible at this ski resort in the Ardennes. Enjoy a beautiful region on the edge of the nature reserves of the plateau des Tailles. Lovers of nature and vast landscapes will discover a rich, varied and fascinating flora and fauna here. The severe and cold weather conditions make this location ideal for winter sports. We offer three alpine ski tracks (illuminated at night), four cross-country trails and a toboggan run. The ideal location to practice a sport with the whole family in the midst of breathtakingly beautiful nature!
MONT DES BRUMES
Mont des Brumes (or 'The Mist Hill'), is a unique ski slope, located between Francorchamps and La Gleize where you can enjoy alpine skiing in all its splendor. The top of the northwestern oriented Belgian ski area is located at an altitude of 530 meters. A 850-meter slope with a slope of up to 64% leads to the foot of the area, at an altitude of 350 m. In line with this main slope there is also a beginner slope with a length of 150 m. Total length thus 1000 meters and thus one of the longest ski slopes in Belgium. Attention: Snowboards are not allowed for safety reasons.
One of the alpine ski slopes in Belgium is located in the Ardennes near Lierneux. Le Monty ski slope has 2 parallel slopes and 2 drag lifts, as well as a toboggan run. The ski slopes are open from 9 am to 6 pm and have a north orientation and a slope of 15 to 45%! The heated cafeteria is open daily from 9 am (hot drinks, small meals, bar with special beers). Alpine skis, cross-country skis and sledges for hire on site. Snowboards allowed. Free parking with 200 places. For cross-country skiing there are 3 trails of resp. 5, 7.5 and 10 km that run through a varied landscape and relief. Enjoy winter sports in Belgium.
MALMEDY - FERME LIBERT
Malmedy - Ferme Libert is a real outdoor location in the Belgian Ardennes. In summer it is a bike park, and in snow the complex turns into a gigantic fun park and a sled run with good parking facilities. The ski slope has been converted into the largest bike park in the Benelux area, so ideal for snowboarding with sufficient snow or "snowscoot" riding on the spectacular slope. The lift operates between 10 am and 5 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Attention: no rental on site.
The alpine ski slope Zosterbach is a tip for families with small children. The easy ski slope allows beginners to experience the first skiing experiences without great risks. Equipment can be rented on site at favorable prices. the sled run offers fun and good mood for young and old. In the apres ski hut you can end the day with a Belgian beer.
The Belgian ski resort Ovifat is located on the edge of the high plateau of the High Fens. When it snows in winter, skiers and snowboarders can enjoy the snow in the small alpine ski center of Ovifat with a total of three drag lifts and 3 slopes. If the snow layer allows, the slopes and ski lifts are open from 9:30 am and beginners and experienced skiers will get their money's worth. Of course, there is no comparison with the slopes of the major winter sports centers in the Alps, but as a "warm-up" for the great winter holiday, it is certainly fun. Don't forget to enjoy a delicious Belgian special beer during apres-ski afterwards.
THIER DE REXHONS
The Belgian Spa is popular not only because of the healing waters, but also because of winter sports! Thier des Rexhons has been skiing on the ski slope since 1946. Entrance is free. The alpine ski slope, equipped with a modern drag lift, has a length of 600 meters. Particularly suitable for a warm-up and families with children. The ski slope has a north orientation, is protected from the wind and slightly sloping. On the ski slope, Thier des Rexhons in Spa, in addition to skiing and snowboarding, you can also try snowblade '(miniski) and sledding. Plenty of options for snow fun!