Snowmobile initiation in Barèges
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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level
  • Spoken languages
    French, English, Spanish
  • Duration
    from 30 min to 1 hr
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Enjoy the ride accross the snowy landscape of the Barèges ski resort. Your certified instructor will go along with you on this snowmobile excursion, an adventure that will take you to the most amazing spots with the most beautiful views of the Pyrenees.

Helmets? Check! Short briefing? Check! Now let's go for an incredible night-time excursion in le Grand Tourmalet, one of the French Pyrenees biggest ski area! Drive your snowmobile by yourself or along with a passenger without losing the tracks of your certified instructor ! 

You have the choice between these two activities :
- Snowmobile excursion discovery - 30 minutes
- Snowmobile excursion - 1 hour

The 30 minutes snowmobile excursion discovery is the best way for you to get through all the basics. You will be able to progress in a route that is adapted to you. You will first have a short briefing followed by theoretical explanations on driving techniques and safety measures. Now you have to keep up with your instructor!
Get ready to play and discover all kind of new sensations! It's time to let loose! Do accelerations, braking, turns, drive up or go downhill the most important thing is that you have fun!

The 1 hour snowmobile excursion is a great drive across the beautiful snowy forest of the Pyrenees. You will go around lakes, take in the views of the Ardiden summit and the impressive Pic du Midi de Bigorre and enjoy a panoramique view of all the Grand Tourmalet area. Depending on the period and schedule, you will be able to watch wonderful sunsets or stargazing from the observatory. 

You can drive by yourself or have a passenger with whom you can switch seats if you want to.

Snowmobiles are fully automatic and easy to handle and you only need to use the accelerator and brake to control the speed. 
- 550 cc engines
- 500 Venture Lite snowmobile
- Polaris 550 snowmobile

The driving license is not required for this activity. The driver and the passenger must follow the guide's instructions.

Cancellation policy: 
1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund

3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made


1Snowmobile discovery - 30 minutes
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2Promenade traditionnelle - 1h
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Meeting point
Route du Tourmalet car park - 65120 Barèges Get directions


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