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Pra-Loup is a ski resort located on the territory of the town Uvernet-Fours.


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Ski resortPra-Loup
National label
Chief townDigne-les-Bains (at 90 km, 97 min)
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur


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Station for all Pra-Loup knows please and meet the requirements of its visitors.

A ski area of ​​180 km of tracks, a variety of landscapes, landforms and elevation differences make the trademark that has made his fame in all ages.

Here the spirit is everywhere southern ... Built on a balcony with panoramic views across the valley, charming homes blend harmoniously with larch forests.

At Pra-Loup, 80 shops spread around the front and tracks throughout the semi-covered gallery.

Pra-Loup, so beautiful with its white winter coat, discovers its sporty silhouette at the first warmth of summer. Attractive, friendly and fun, it combines mild climate, greenery and sun, the heart of the Ubaye.

Relaxation or sports holidays, take your pick. Pra-Loup offers a multitude of activities specific to the unique environment of the Ubaye valley: mountain biking, paragliding, golf, hiking, water sports.

Pra-Loup knows how to appreciate its true value: a sunset at Lake Costebelle elevation (2330 m), a landscape that unfolds at a bend through the neck of the Cayolle, thousands, Millions of flowers on an alp ... Everywhere at every moment, in the wilderness or on a cafe terrace, you may be amazed!


  • Winter: Light field area. This ski area wide scale is one of the largest in the Southern Alps.
  • 180 km of slopes between 1500 and 2600 m altitude.
  • 38 lifts: 3 cable cars, 1 télémix, 10 chairlifts, 17 ski lifts, 1 cable car, 1 gondola, 5 treadmills.
  • Tracks: 12 green, 33 blue, 32 red, 5 black.
  • 252 snow cannons.
  • 3 kindergartens.
  • 4 toboggan.
  • Summer:
  • Specific activities in the middle such as paragliding, rafting, canyoning, via ferrata ... to meet the need for an active holiday.
  • To fully enjoy your stay, you will find trails, a gondola, wild corners, small amazing roads close to the Mercantour National Park.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Pra-Loup
Leisure centresSki Resort Praloup
Natural sitesPass of Fours,   Pass of Valgelaye,   Rock of Glaudon



  • Sky Mountain fly in January
  • Competition skydiving and skiing (cross-spaced AP parachute).
  • The meeting place for lovers of dizziness ... More than 230 km / hour open his parachute and then a target of 3 cm in diameter positioned in front of snow Pra-Loup. Yes, not always easy to achieve especially with the altitude (over 4500 m) the air density is lower and thus the rate of fall faster, sharper cold, depth perception more difficult .... To get maximum points. A challenge to live up to those outfielders ...
  • Weekend for women: in March
  • Skiing Pra-Loup without pay, it is possible!
  • Whether you are rather Desperate Housewives or Sex and the City, no matter, call your girlfriends, sisters and sisters in law, cousins ​​and colleagues, Pra-Loup promises a weekend girls while privileges.
  • Free lift pass, ski hire available on Sunday if you rent on Saturday, offers irresistible shopping and menus specially designed for you ...
  • Week bridge: in March
  • As each season, the station receives the new week's issue of Bridge approved by the French Federation and organized under the leadership of the Bridge Club Pra-Loup.
  • Open to players local, regional and international, this week is an opportunity to combine a pleasant vacation in the mountains, skiing and playing cards ...
  • Markets flavors: in March
  • Artisans and farmers offer their passionate craftsmanship in a friendly direct sales.
  • World snowscoot: in December
  • Pra-Loup hosts the World snowscoot on its tracks. This two-day event marks the launch of the winter season and promises to be the major event for the world of snowscoot.
  • A village setting standing on the front of the tracks you can meet all of the manufacturers and get all the information on the discipline.
  • Beginners and advanced riders will find themselves on a mini park, freestyle zone, a tramposcoot and an air bag.
  • Several demonstration will also be held: bunny up contest, contest "crash test" on air bag, freestyle contest on bump-type dual cross dirt and finally timed.


  • Open Tennis Pra-Loup early August
  • Each year, the Tennis Club organizes an open tournament Pra-Loup approved by the FFT.
  • Summer Bridge Tournament in August
  • Tournament sanctioned by the French Bridge Federation and organized under the leadership of the Bridge Club Pra-Loup.
  • Improvement in the morning and various activities incidental punctuate this week (golf, bowls, white evening, barbecue, field day ...).
  • Kid Trail Ubaye Solomon: in August
  • A trail to be like adults!
  • In the heart of the resort, this trail is open to all children 6 to 15 years. And under the same conditions as their parents: bibs, tees and arrival timing, speaker, food and awards.
  • 3 courses depending on age. Free registration. Provide a copy of a medical certificate with no cons to the practice of running in competition dating less than a year.
  • Week bowler in August
  • Doubles, triples, mixed ... an entire week dedicated to petanque.


  • Barcelonnette and Mexican villas.
  • Museums of Ubaye.
  • Col de la Bonnette (the highest road in Europe), Pass Cayolle, Col d'Allos.
  • Traditional villages: The Lauzet-Ubaye, Faucon de Barcelonnette, Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye.
  • House of Wood in Méolans Revel.
  • Moulin Abriès Jausiers.
  • Annual Feast of St. Anne at Bayasse (25 km from Pra-Loup) in July. Mass, aperitif, petanque competitions, children's games, fireworks and dancing.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Rafting on the Ubaye and in the Southern AlpsSports sensationsFrom 40 € to 65 €Méolans-Revel (10.2 km)
Rafting in Ubay in the AlpsSports sensations38 €Le Lauzet-Ubaye (15.2 km)
Rafting and river sports on the UbayeSports sensationsFrom 30 € to 35 €Le Lauzet-Ubaye (15.7 km)
Waterskiing on Serre-Ponçon LakeSports sensations25 €Crots (23 km)
Paragliding flight in Hautes-AlpesSports sensationsFrom 68 € to 120 €Savines-le-Lac (24 km)

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Pra-Loup night (© Bertrand Bodin)Pra-Loup night (© Bertrand Bodin)
cablecar Molanès (© Bertrand Bodin)cablecar Molanès (© Bertrand Bodin)
Detached 6 of Peguieou (© Manu Molle)Detached 6 of Peguieou (© Manu Molle)
Space beginner Clos du Serre (© Manu Molle)Space beginner Clos du Serre (© Manu Molle)
Pra-Loup from the sky (© Bertrand Bodin )Pra-Loup from the sky (© Bertrand Bodin )
Space Light - 180 km of slopes (© Manu Molle)Space Light - 180 km of slopes (© Manu Molle)
Rider Park (© Manu Molle)Rider Park (© Manu Molle)
Piste Map 2013-2014Piste Map 2013-2014
Chalets (© Manu Molle)Chalets (© Manu Molle)
Pra Loup 1500 The Molanès (© Manu Molle)Pra Loup 1500 The Molanès (© Manu Molle)
Detached 6 of Péguieou (© Manu Molle)Detached 6 of Péguieou (© Manu Molle)
skiing (© Manu Molle)skiing (© Manu Molle)
Pra Loup 1600 (© Manu Molle)Pra Loup 1600 (© Manu Molle)
Skiing in the sun (© Manu Molle)Skiing in the sun (© Manu Molle)



Situated in the Upper Verdon, the Allos valley is home to the picturesque village of Allos, and two ski resorts connected to the Espace Lumière ski area
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Friday 1 August
Min. 10°C - Max. 23°C
Saturday 2 August
Min. 9°C - Max. 17°C
Sunday 3 August
Min. 7°C - Max. 18°C


House with 3 bedroomsMaison d'hôtes le Vieux Moulin.  
Les Thuiles
Welcome Ubaye, Hubert and welcome you to the small village of thuiles at 1050 m and offers guest rooms, it will make you enjoy a regional or traditional meal. Nearby summer activities...
Located 3 km from Pra-LoupFrom 55 € to 75 € the double room 
Chalet with 5 bedroomsChalet la Providence     NEW
Le Sauze
Located in the Sauze, winter in the heart of the ski slopes, summer prairie. Real wood and cozy chalet. In each of the 5 bedrooms, bathroom and wc, TV and stunning views of the surrounding...
Located 6.2 km from Pra-LoupFrom 80 € to 145 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsNature séjours (alberga amont)    
Le Lauzet-Ubaye
At 1100 m altitude, in a small hamlet two miles from Lauzet Ubaye a house of traditional architecture of the region we offer cottages overlooking the valley and invite you to our family...
Located 16.2 km from Pra-LoupFrom 50 € to 65 € the double room 

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Apartment for 8 personsVacances pour 8 personnes Barcelonnette  
Large apartment of 110m² with garage for 2 large cars in centre town. This apartment is trés well equipped and comfortable for 8 people.
Located 4.2 km from Pra-Loup850 € per week 
Apartment for 5 personsStation sport d'hiver à 1850 md'altitude   NEW
La Foux d'Allos
Accommodation comprises two parts: a sleeping area (sleeps 2), a separate toilet, a bathroom with bath, a living room (with dining area, tv, dvd player, vcr, fridge 140 liters), kitchen...
Located 9.3 km from Pra-LoupFrom 210 € to 600 € per week 
Apartment for 6 personsLe tetras   SPECIAL OFFER
For more details please visit our website: - Then the village. Cornilles jimdo page! Or type in your search bar or one of Google: tetras jausiers cornille:...
Located 11.1 km from Pra-LoupFrom 420 € to 450 € per week 

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200 places over 8 haCamping Rioclar***    
Your camping in the Southern Alps is here! If you like camping, camping mountain, welcome. At the heart of the Alpes de Haute Provence, Rioclar welcomes you in a mobile home, cottages,...
Located 8.1 km from Pra-LoupFrom 18 € to 23.50 € per day 
100 places over 4 haCamping Les Prairies    
Welcome at 20 minutes from the lake of Serre Poncon to 'Les Prairies', the campsite is situated near the pretty village of Seyne les Alpes in the 'Alpes de Haute Provence', its riverbank...
Located 19.7 km from Pra-LoupFrom 13.80 € to 20.50 € per day 
100 places over 5 haCamping de la blanche    
At a height of 1200 m, at the heart of the Valley of the Blanche, Provençal Switzerland, the Campsite(Camping) of the Blanche is opened all year long to offer you the Real Nature. 100...
Located 21 km from Pra-Loup16.60 € per day 

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Marmotel - Hotel in Pra-LoupMarmotel     
Located at the foot of the ski slopes in Pra-Loup ski resort, Marmotel is only a 20-minute drive from Barcelonnette and features a 600-m2 spa with sauna, hammam and fitness room. A...
Located in Pra-LoupRoom from 67 €
Hôtel Club du Soleil Les Bergers - Hotel in Pra-LoupHôtel Club du Soleil Les Bergers     
This all inclusive Hotel Club du Soleil Les-Bergers is located 200 metres from the ski lifts in Pra-loup. It offers relaxation facilities including an indoor swimming pool. Rates are...
Located in Pra-LoupRoom from 105 €
Le Prieuré - Hotel in Pra-LoupLe Prieuré     
Le Prieuré is located in the village of Molanès (Pra-Loup 1500) 80 metres from the ski lifts and offers views of the Chapeau du Gendarme and Pain de Sucre. There is a sauna and outdoor...
Located in Pra-LoupRoom from 54 €

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Séjours & Affaires Manosque Le Moulin Neuf
The Moulin Neuf Séjours & Affaires is centrally located in Manosque, close to main roads and the city centre. It offers modern accommodation and free Wi-Fi...
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