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Les Fourgs

Les Fourgs, a charming village in the Doubs

Located in the department of Doubs, this is an old commune, rather predominantly agricultural, and belonging to the region Bourgogne-Franche-Compté. The commune is famous for its landscapes on the mountains surrounding, and for the station ski resort that it shelters.

With its ski slopes

Thanks to Les OvensAlpine skiing is well represented with the 12 runs available. The resort also has 7 ski lifts and a snow garden. It is also a cross-country skiing area with 100 km of classic and apprenticeships. Through the activities offered by the station, young and old will find something to occupy them adequately winter vacations.

In order to brighten the day of the visitorsThe resort is constantly renovating its slopes. So, in the ski area, the green runs occupy 47% of the total area. The resort has not built black runs, but 40% of the area is blue runs and 13% of the area is blue runs. red runs. In all, there are 15 trails in addition to 2 ha of area for the night skiing. This is the most suitable place for those who are going to spend their vacations with children. It is in fact a small resort where it is easier to introduce children to winter sports.

A village in the heart of the Jura mountains

Les Fourgs is a ski resort whose size is rather restricted. But this does not prevent it from being very lively. All the activities you want to do in a ski resort are available on the domain. Just with the hikingWhile contemplating the view of the castles of Joux, you benefit from a great well-being.

Besides that, there is also thehosting for foreigners and restaurants for all tourists. The local cuisine is one of the most important elements that make your vacation an unforgettable adventure. All the actors welcome you warmly.

Les Fourgs ski area in figures

⛷️ Ski resort ⛷️Les Fourgs
CommuneLes Fourgs
MassifMassif of the Haut-Jura
? Ski area ?
Size of the village ski area (in klm):6
Size of the village ski area with connection(s) (in klm):6
Longest downhill ski run (in km)1
Name of the ski areaLes Fourgs
Connected station(s)No
❄ Altitude of ski area ❄
Altitude at the bottom of the ski area (in m)1 100
Altitude at the top of the ski area (in m)1 270
Average altitude of the ski area (in m)1 185
Total height difference of the domain (in m)170
Surface area of artificial snow (in ha)2
? Difficulty of ski trails ?
Number of green runs7
Number of blue trails6
Number of red trails2
Number of black runs0
Total number of downhill ski runs15
? Ski lifts ?
Ski lifts8
Children’s treadmill0
Fixed grip chairlifts0
Detachable Chairlifts0
Cable cars0
Total number of lifts8
? Nordic ski area ?
Number of cross-country ski trails (or Nordic area)14
Size of the Nordic ski area (in klm):104
?️ Services in the station ?️
Presence of a snowpark:Yes
Presence of an aquatic complex and spaYes
Trails accessible on foot from the village :Yes
Number of year-round inhabitants (including low-lying village)1381
Slogan of the stationThe roof of the Upper Doubs
? Access to the station ?
Nearest train station:Vallorbe
Bus shuttle to a train station:Yes
Distance from Paris (in kilometers)477
? Price survey in the station ?
Price of the ski pass (1 day) in high season (access to the entire ski area) 16 €
Price of the week pass (6 days) in high season (access to the whole ski area) 72 €
Ski equipment rental rate per week (adult) 80 €
Ski equipment rental rate per week (child) 35 €
Rental studio 2 persons (school vacations) 410 €
Family apartment rental 4 persons (school vacations) 590 €
Total cost of stay for 2 adults (excluding transportation and food) 714 €
Total cost of stay for 2 adults and 2 children (excluding transportation and food) 1 043 €
? Average real estate rate ?
Average price per m2 of an apartment 2 100 €
Average price per m2 of a chalet 2 450 €
Average price of a 60m2 apartment 126 000 €
Average price of a 100m2 chalet 245 000 €
? Station evaluation on 7 criteria ?
Score on the average snowmaking capacity of the massif / 106
Note on the ratio between the size of the ski area vs. the price of the stay / 105
Evaluation of the ski area and ski lifts / 105
Note on the diversity of activities offered (except skiing) / 108
Note on the charm and interest of the Village / 107
Note on the average cost of a stay / 109
Score on the average evaluation of Internet users /107
? Station average via 7 criteria ?
Final average score according to / 106,7
? Ranking according to ? 154th position out of 232 stations in France

Les Fourgs in Questions / Answers

  • What are the winter activities in Les Fourgs?

The resort of Les Fourgs is a very rich in activities, especially in winter it offers activities such as :

Luge This activity will allow you to enjoy a unique sliding sensation. You will be able to spend privileged moments with your family or friends.

Snowboard Snowboarding : perfect for thrill seekers, this activity will allow you to enjoy the relief of the resort in winter. You will be able to make the full of strong sensation while descending the slopes at full speed.

Alpine Skiing This activity will allow you to enjoy unique tracks with perfect snow. You will have thanks to this activity the opportunity to rediscover the sensations of alpine skiing.

Snowshoeing Snowshoeing : this activity will allow you to explore the resort. You will have the opportunity to discover the beauty of the snowy landscapes of the resort. You can discover its fauna and flora at your own pace.

  • What are the activities in summer at Les Fourgs resort ?

The resort of Les Fourgs also offers many summer activities such as :

MOUNTAIN BIKING Mountain biking : this activity will allow you to enjoy the thrill of the resort and to take advantage of the relief of the resort. You will have the opportunity to discover it under a new angle by descending its slopes at full speed.

Trial This activity is perfect for sports and will allow you to explore the entire resort. This resort has many trails for you to enjoy the trial experience.

Canyoning This activity will allow you to enjoy the waterways of the resort. Accompanied it will allow you to fully enjoy the Jura gorges in complete safety.

Hiking This activity will allow you to discover the nature of the resort. You will have the opportunity to admire its beautiful landscapes in summer.

  • What to visit in Les Fourgs and its surroundings ?

Among these places that you must visit in Les Fourgs, we can mention : the Belvedere of the Roche Sarrazine, The Fir Tree President, The Path of the Bounds, The Chapel of Tourillot.

  • Where to eat in Les Fourgs ?

The resort of Les Fourgs offers more than 20 restaurants among which we can quote: The Hermitage, The Snabeudzi, The Chalet du Sentier.

  • Where to sleep in Les Fourgs ?

Les Fourgs offers a number of different accommodations such as the Hotel Auberge du Château de Joux, Vacation House La Grange, The Tillau.

  • What is the size of the Les Fourgs ski area?

The Les Fourgs ski area is 6 kilometers in size, divided into 15 trails. It also has 104 kilometers of cross-country ski trails.

  • What is the altitude of Les Fourgs?

This area has an altitude between 1100 meters and 1270 meters high.

  • What is the price of the Les Fourgs ski pass ?

Their packages start at 16 euros per day.

  • What is the average price of a rental apartment in Les Fourgs?

For a furnished studio for 2 people, the average price is 410 euros, and for an apartment for 4 people, the average price per week is 590 euros.

  • Does Les Fourgs have a bike park?

No, it does not have a bike park.

  • How to get to Les Fourgs by train ?

You can easily get there from the Vallorbe train station. Then you can take one of the available shuttles to get to the station.

  • What is the postal code of Les Fourgs ?

The zip code of Les Fourgs is 25300.

  • In which department is located the station of Les Fourgs ?

Les Fourgs resort is located in the department of Doubs.

  • Does the resort of Les Fourgs have a tourist office?

Les Fourgs resort is part of Les Fourgs tourist office. It is located at 36 Grande Rue, 25300 Les Fourgs, France.

  • Are there any webcams in Les Fourgs ?

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

  • Where can I find information about the weather in Les Fourgs ?

You can find the latest weather report for Les Fourgs at

  • What is the opening date of the lifts at Les Fourgs ?

In Les Fourgs, the 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 Les Fourgs ?

Yes, it is at Combe de Mouillain, 25300 Les Fourgs, France.

What is’s opinion about Les Fourgs?

In the end, gives Les Fourgs a rating of 6.71 on average, which puts it in the 159th place in France. Its strong points are: the charm of the resort, the cost of a stay, the proposed activities.

Les Fourgs ski slopes map

les Fourgs - Ski slope map
les Fourgs – Ski trail map
les Fourgs - Nordic ski area map
les Fourgs – Map of the nordic area
les Fourgs - Map of the cross-country ski trails
les Fourgs – Map of the cross-country ski trails


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