Alpe d'Huez - Auris

Auris has all the advantages of a satellite resort of Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski. Bathed in sunshine at an altitude of 1600m, Auris is nested on a south-facing slope, opposite a string of Ecrins summits. In fact, all you see from the resort is the immensity of the mountains.

Auris is one of those resorts on a “human-scale”, whilst having the good fortune of belonging to one of the largest skiing areas of the Alps. There are 2 instead of 50 ski classes, you have a good overview on the beginner slopes from the sunny terrace, your kids won't get lost in the crowds.

The chalet is located at a 10min drive from the ski resort. Roads are always cleared from snow, free parking is available at the station. We can offer a supplementary shuttle service with our own minibus.

Hoogtepunten Alpe d'Huez

  • 'isle in the sun': 300 days of sun per year !
  • 250km of slopes of all level
  • Pic Blanc at 3.330m
  • the longest European ski run: 18km Sarenne black slope
  • La Folie Douce for après-ski
  • Elected European ski resort of the year in 2020

Link: buy your skipasses upfront

Groups and families get nice discounts if you order your ski passes at least 2 weeks upfront.

On the opposite side of the valley, you find the second big ski resort of Les 2 Alpes. Included in a 6day ski pass of Alpe d'Huez are 2 days of skiing in Les 2 Alpes.

alpe d'huez ski resort plan map

Off piste

Looking for a backcountry adventure and experience the immensity of the mountains? There are lot's of off piste possibilities: La Grave, ski touring, of freeride skiing. Let one of the mountain guides lead you the way to fresh powder lines and freedom.


Using the ski lifts, you descend in the backcountry, tracing your own lines in the fresh powder.

The Oisans region has lots of famous freeride descents to offer for experienced skiers. Go find the hidden couloirs for an ultimate powder experience.

The local mountain guides have several options. 


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La Grave

Internationally known off piste heaven

Located at a 20min drive from the chalet, you can find the third ski resort of the area: La Grave. There's only one lift bringing you up to 3600m, from where the adventure beings. There is no single groomed ski run, only off piste! 

This internationally known ski resort literally has no limits.


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Discover the natural mountains, far away from the ski resorts.

Tourski and splitboarding is quicly gaining popularity. You go on an adventure in nature, earning your own turns, hiking up with adapted ski gear and tracing down your own tracks in the fresh snow.

Legenduro offers you all-in tourski holidays with local guide from our chalet.

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A winter holiday is so much more than skiing!

The snowy mountains are well known for its skiing, but they have so much more to offer. Let these activities inspire you to discover winter beauty in another way.

Oasis of relaxation

The chalet is ideally located on the sunny side of the mountain in a small authentic hamlet.

Enjoy all the simple things in life, feeling the sun on your face, listening to the silence, finding the time to read that book.

Hiking & snowshoeing

With or without snowshoes, walkers can enjoy the fresh air on  the groomed walking trails in Auris : the “Col de Maronne”, the “Piégut” forest and the “La Rochette” loop.

The Nordic domain of Auris is 2 sectors for 2 wild atmospheres typical of the Oisans and its high mountain spirit.

Cross-country skiing

With a total of 8 km of tracks from the resort via the Col de Maronne, it is one of the total 50 km runs scattered here and there on the massif.

The Auris Nordic domain is 2 sectors for 2 wild atmospheres typical of the Oisans and its high mountain spirit.

Ze Trott'

Ze Trott' offers you free rental of all-terrain electric "Fat Trott". Set off to discover the track in the Piégut forest: a change of scenery guaranteed!

An activity accessible to all, without effort, noise or pollution: fun & green!

Sled dogs

Pulled by a team of northern dogs, the peaks reveal themselves during the ride between the snowy branches of the spruce trees of the Piégut forest. Comfortably seated in the hitch, live a magic moment with your family or friends, and discover those extraordinary dogs.