The Monolith Nordic area stretches between 1,500 and 1,600 metre elevations between Aussois and Val Cenis Sardières. It takes its name from a geological curiosity formed of carbonate sedimentary rock that stands in the forest by the slopes, like a giant needle or menhir of 93 metres in height.
Aussois/Val Cenis Sardières
from 21/12/19 to 31/03/2020
Nordic ski area
30 km of grommed slopes skating and alternative
3 red slopes – 2 green slopes – 2 blue slopes
Departure from la Croix (access by car, shuttlee or 15 minutes by foot) from the village in direction of Sardières.
Val Cenis Sardières and Aussois benefit from a privileged sunshine thanks to their south-facing exposure
A Nordic chalet located in Sardières, accessible by public transport or by car, welcomes you 7 days a week during the ski season to provide any information you may need for your cross-country skiing sessions.
It also offers a room where you can enjoy your picnic or take shelter in bad weather. This location is a popular meeting point proposed by cross-country skiing and biathlon instructors.
This Nordic area is a real treat for skiers and snowboarders. Technical trails with a forest atmosphere will make you addicted to cross-country skiing, we are sure of it!
Once the skis are on, the flat area around the Nordic chalet allows children and beginners to discover their first sensations of classic skiing or to learn skating directly.
For the more experienced, this area is recommended for a good warm-up before leaving to conquer the many climbs and descents of the domain.
Want to discover biathlon? Find out more at the Nordic chalet or contact our biathlon instructors who will be happy to arrange an appointment to learn more about laser biathlon.
Do you want to improve in classic/alternative skiing or skating? Contact our instructors, they will be able to give you the few tips you need to enjoy skiing even better: The kilometres of pleasure are yours!