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Laguiole, in the heart of Aubrac

Laguiole is located on the edge of the great plateau of Aubrac, a volcanic plateau of 2500 km² north-east of Rodez in the Aveyron department. The plateau is a region of moors open and lakes with beautiful views of the sky and vast meadows. With a altitude of 1000 mthe ski resort has 13 slopes for downhill skiing and all other sports.

A small ski resort suitable for everyone

The ski resort of Laguiole is located at the top of the slope of plateau of Aubrac. With a population of about 1200 inhabitants, it has all the necessary materials and infrastructures to welcome everyone.

However, the station of ski offers a snow garden to make the child happy, 10 ski lifts to go up the slope easily, ski equipment rental, etc. The area also has many places to stay and eat. The Laguiole ski resort is a perfect destination if you want to have an unforgettable stay.

Look for peace and quiet in Laguiole

The air is fresh and clean with views in all directions. L’church St. Matthew is located on the highest hill and is worth a visit. Near the monument there are benches to contemplate in peace the small farms.

Facing another direction to appreciate the sturdy granite buildings, topped by roofs ofslatesthat make up the village. If you are looking for a moment of peaceful relaxation after your skiing sessions, visit the area and discover the other activities of the village.

And its famous Laguiole knives

Besides the ski resort, Laguiole is best known for its knives, and cutlers abound. Indeed, the region is home to several forges who offer guided tours with informative presentations about their products. By visiting several stores and asking relevant questions, you will understand the beauty and the price range of these works of art.

Laguiole in numbers

⛷️ Ski resort ⛷️ Laguiole
Commune Laguiole
Massif Central Massif
Department Aveyron
Mountain Central Massif
🗻 Ski area 🗻
Size of the village ski area (in klm): 8
Size of the village ski area with connection(s) (in klm): 8
Longest downhill ski run (in km) 2
Name of the ski area Laguiole
Connected station(s) No
❄ Altitude of ski area ❄
Altitude at the bottom of the ski area (in m) 1 200
Altitude at the top of the ski area (in m) 1 407
Average altitude of the ski area (in m) 1 304
Total height of the domain (in m) 207
Surface area of artificial snow (in ha) 0
🎿 Difficulty of ski trails 🎿
Number of green runs 1
Number of blue trails 6
Number of red trails 6
Number of black runs 3
Total number of downhill ski trails 15
🚡 Lifts 🚡
Ski lifts 10
Children’s treadmill 0
Fixed grip chairlifts 0
Detachable Chairlifts 0
Funiculars 0
Gondolas 0
Cable cars 0
Total number of lifts 10
🌲 Nordic ski area 🌲
Number of cross-country ski trails (or Nordic area) 6
Size of the Nordic ski area (in klm): 50
🏘️ Services in the station 🏘️
Presence of a snowpark: No
Presence of an aquatic complex and spa No
Trails accessible on foot from the village : Yes
Number of year-round inhabitants (including low-lying village) 1242
Slogan of the station Aubrac Laguiole
🚆 Access to the station 🚆
Nearest train station: Rodez
Bus shuttle to a train station: No
Distance from Paris (in kilometers) 574
💶 Price survey in the station 💶
Price list of the ski pass (1 day) in high season (access to the entire ski area) 17 €
Price of the weekly pass (6 days) in high season (access to the whole ski area) 80 €
Ski equipment rental rate per week (adult) 80 €
Ski equipment rental rate per week (child) 35 €
Rental studio 2 persons (school vacations) 300 €
Family apartment rental 4 persons (school vacations) 450 €
Total cost of stay for 2 adults (excluding transport and food) 620 €
Total cost of stay for 2 adults and 2 children (excluding transport and food) 928 €
🔑 Average real estate rate 🔑
Average price per m2 of an apartment 1 000 €
Average price per m2 of a chalet 1 350 €
Average price of a 60m2 apartment 60 000 €
Average price of a 100m2 chalet 135 000 €
📊 Station evaluation on 7 criteria 📊
Score on the average snowmaking capacity of the massif / 10 6
Note on the ratio between the size of the ski area vs. the stay rate / 10 6
Evaluation note of the ski area and ski lifts / 10 5
Note on the diversity of activities offered (except skiing) / 10 5
Note on the charm and interest of the Village / 10 6
Note on the average cost of a stay / 10 10
Score on the average evaluation of Internet users /10 6,5
🎓 Station average via 7 criteria 🎓
Final average score according to / 10 6,4
🏆 Ranking according to 🏆 175th position on 232 stations in France

Laguiole in Questions / Answers

  • What are the activities in winter in Laguiole ?

The resort of Laguiole is very rich in activities, especially in winter it offers activities like :

Snowshoe hiking Snowshoeing : you can explore the resort and its surroundings, observe its landscapes, its fauna and flora thanks to this activity.

Dog sledding You will be able to enjoy a ride in the open air accompanied by its beautiful dogs.

Fat Bike This activity will allow you to take full advantage of the snow by riding your fat bike.

Horseback riding Horseback riding: you can also explore the resort and its surroundings on the back of a stallion. You will discover another way to appreciate the beauty of the snow.

  • What are the activities in summer at Laguiole resort ?

The resort of Laguiole also offers many summer activities such as :

Horseback riding This activity will allow you to enjoy the beauty of Laguiole. You will be able to appreciate all the beauty of Laguiole in summer.

MOUNTAIN BIKE Whether it is for the sensations or just for exploration, they will allow you to spend a great time.

Trial If you are a trial lover, don’t worry you can easily enjoy yourself. Indeed this station has a trial course in the Plateau de l’Aubrac.

Hiking : This activity will allow you to appreciate all the pleasures offered by the nature of Laguiole in summer.

  • What to visit in Laguiole and its surroundings ?

Among these places that you must visit in Laguiole, we can mention La Cascade des Oules, The Peatlands, The Aubrac Plateau, The Boraldes.

  • Where to eat well in Laguiole ?

The resort of Laguiole offers more than 10 restaurants among which we can mention : Le Comptoir, Hotel Restaurant Gilles Moreau, Restaurant de L’Aubrac.

Laguiole offers many different accommodations such as the Hotel Best Western Les Relais de Laguiole Hitel & Spa, The Aubrac, Hotel Regis.

  • What is the size of the ski area of Laguiole ?

The ski area of the Laguiole resort is 8 kilometers long, divided into 15 trails. It has 50 kilometers of cross-country ski trails.

  • What is the altitude of Laguiole?

This area has an altitude between 1200 meters and 1407 meters high.

  • What is the price of the Laguiole package?

Their packages start at 17 euros per day.

  • What is the average price of a rental in Laguiole?

For a furnished studio for 2 people, the average price is 300, and for an apartment for 4 people, the average price per week is 450 (see figures on

  • Does the resort of Laguiole have a bike park?

No, it does not have a bike park.

  • How to get to Laguiole by train ?

You can easily get there from the Rodez train station. Then you have to take a Bus or a Taxi to get to the station.

  • What is the postal code of Laguiole ?

The zip code of Laguiole is 12210.

  • In which department is the Laguiole station located ?

The Laguiole station is located in the department of Averyron.

  • Does the resort of Laguiole have a tourist office?

The resort of Laguiole is part of the Aubrac tourist office. It is located at Place de la Mairie, 12210 Laguiole, France.

  • Are there any webcam in Laguiole ?

Yes, there is a webcam, which you can find at this web address

  • Where can I find information about the weather in Laguiole ?

You can find the latest weather report from the Laguiole station at

  • What is the opening date of the ski lifts in Laguiole ?

In Laguiole, the ski lifts usually open the first week of December, until the beginning of April, but it all depends on the snow conditions of the massif.

  • Is there an ESF school in Laguiole ?

Yes, it is at the address Station de Ski du Bouyssou 12210

What is’s opinion about Laguiole ?

In the end, gives the average rating of 6.35/10 to the station of Laguiole, which places it among the 184 French stations. Its strong points are: Le Charme de La Station, the internauts’ rating, the cost of a stay.

Map of the ski slopes of Laguiole

Laguiole - Map of the ski slopes
Laguiole – Ski slopes map

Map of the Nordic area

Laguiole - Map of the cross-country ski trails
Laguiole – Map of the cross-country ski trails



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