Barioz nordic ski area

1925 meters (6316 feet)


Type: Round-Trip
Sports: Nordic-Skiing
Lowest Point: 1450 meters (4757 feet)
Duration: 0.5 day(s)

Created on: 07-Feb-2015 by davidof
Aspect: Various


50 km of pistes cross country runs for classic and skating. 2.5km of greens, 14km of blues, 23 km of reds and 7.5 km black with two practise areas. The blue runs, especially the 4km climb to the refuge, are a good standard. Views over the Belledonne and Chartreuse mountain ranges. Possibility to stay at the Cret du Poulet refuge on certain evenings.

Nordic skiing is possible to the Grand Rocher from the Col du Barrioz.

Road Access

Grenoble -> La Terrace exit -> Theys -> Col du Barrioz. Road is often snow covered from the Col du Barrioz.


Latest Trip Reports

  1. Return to Barioz posted by davidof on 2017-03-12
  2. Grand Rocher 20K posted by davidof on 2016-02-27
  3. Post cold skate posted by davidof on 2016-02-20
  4. Grand Rocher Skate Style posted by davidof on 2016-02-11
  5. Return to Barioz posted by davidof on 2016-02-05
  6. Jackpot at Barrioz posted by davidof on 2016-01-13
  7. CrĂȘt Luisard bis posted by davidof on 2015-03-24
  8. CrĂȘt Luisard posted by davidof on 2015-03-19
  9. Cret du Poulet in the clouds posted by davidof on 2015-02-07

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