Skiing on the slopes of the Cantal Volcano, from Le Lioran resort or the Col de Prat de Bouc mountain pass, is a chance to discover the magnificent snow-covered landscapes of the Massif Central. The 150-hectare Le Lioran resort offers a range of winter sports activities for all categories of guests. Ranging in altitude from 1,160 to 1,850 metres, you can enjoy slopes among the fir trees or at the summit of the Plomb du Cantal and take in the 360° panorama of Europe’s largest stratovolcano !
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced skier, there are more than 40 slopes for all levels covering almost 60 km. Le Lioran resort is located in the centre of the Cantal department, between Massiac/St-Flour and Aurillac. A strategic location within easy reach by train or car.
43 slopes: 10 green (including 3 snowfields), 14 blue, 14 red and 5 black
19 ski lifts including 1 cable car, 8 chair lifts, 6 ski lifts
A beginners’ area with 2 moving walkways & 1 telebaby ski lift
To guarantee top quality snow all season long, 280 snow guns provide coverage for half the ski area, the beginners’ area and the leisure area! What better way to indulge yourself than in an unspoilt natural setting?
You can also take off your skis for a day and enjoy the snow in an altogether different way! Le Lioran is also:
A skating rink,
A sledge on rails, "déval'luge",
Skijoring and pony sledging for the little ones
The Plomb du Cantal cable car is accessible to pedestrians
Electric snowmobiles for children
Bouncy castles and other inflatable attractions
Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, on your own and/or with a guide
Safe and specially prepared toboggan runs
A giant zip line
Plus ski touring, ice climbing, snake gliss, the Wim Hof® method, yoga, paintball, forest bathing, etc.
Le Lioran ski area can also be reached from the Col de Prat de Bouc mountain pass, the gateway to the Alps and Nordic skiing.
The Jambe ski lift provides access to the entire ski area, before switching to the other side of the resort, Le Lioran. Caution: ski lift is not recommended for beginners or young children.