If you are a lover of landscapes and large white expanses, the Hautes Vosges d’Alsace will enchant you. The "classic" cross-country trails from Grand-Ballon to Breitfirst and at the Ballon d'Alsace are marked out and groomed each day. This ski resort has also been awarded 2 Nordics by "Nordic France"!
Lovers of cross-country skiing will be thrilled by all the possibilities our 80 kilometres of ski resorts offer for both classic and skate skiing.
Ski resorts are accessible depending on snow coverage and weather conditions
● Grand-Ballon - Breitfirst ski area :
A Nordic skiing area with more than 40 km of trails traced almost up to the ridge line and a Nordic Park in Markstein offer you very extensive panoramas and views over the mountain range and its valleys.
Telephone: +333 89 82 72 66 or +336 07 96 29 06 (off season +333 89 82 13 66, the offices of the Syndicat Mixte pour l’aménagement du Massif du Markstein (Le Markstein Preservation Association) - Grand-Ballon - 64 Grand’Rue - 68470 FELLERING)
● Ballon d’Alsace and Planche des Belles Filles ski area :
6 trails, all for classic and skate skiing, 40 km of groomed and secured slopes, a play area and even a learning and sledging area!
Cross-country ski trails open from 09:00 to 17:00 every day setting off from Ballon d'Alsace (Démineurs), every day during school holidays and at weekends during term time setting off from Planche des Belles Filles.
Reception and sale of ski passes at the 2 sales points in Ballon d’Alsace and Planche des Belles Filles.
Station du Ballon d’Alsace – 68290 SEWEN
+333 84 56 75 28 and +333 29 25 20 38
● Grand-Ballon - Breitfirst ski area:
from €5 to €38
● Ballon d’Alsace and Planche des Belles Filles ski area:
- Adult: full day €5.70
- Young people (6 to 16 years): full day €3.50 à €3.70
- Children under 6 years: free-of-charge
Prices are adjusted for high-season periods, such as weekends, Wednesdays and school holidays and low-season periods.
Reduced prices for groups, students, unemployed (upon presentation of supporting documents)