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Les Plans d’Hotonnes ski resort

The resort of Plans d'Hotonnes

The winter sports resort of Les Plans d’Hotonnes located on the Plateau de Retord welcomes you from mid-December to the end of March.
Ideal for families and for the first outings in the snow, this resort of the Jura Massif on a human scale offers you many activities!

Nordic and alpine skiing, luge, biathlon, snowshoeing, but also airboarding, big airbag, snowtubing, bouncy castles… Everyone will find the activity that suits them.

What kind of skiing in the plans d'Hotonnes?

Downhill skiing

Alpine skiing trails:
13 slopes for all levels, 9 ski lifts, 15 km of trails, 250 m of vertical drop.

Where to take ski lessons in Les Plans d'Hotonnes ?

Ecole de Ski Français des Plans d’Hotonnes : 04 79 87 68 22 – –

The ski school organises cross-country skiing, biathlon, Alpine skiing, and snowshoeing courses.

Cross country skiing

Cross-country ski trails:
Access to the trails is from the three gateways to the Plateau de Retord: in Cuvéry, La Chapelle and Les Plans d’Hotonnes.
13 tracks and 150 km of marked routes.

Winter Season Pass 2023/2024

Benefit from the Retord Nordic ski, snowshoe and multipass season pass on special offer starting in September. Find the list of cross-country ski pass prices for the Massif du Jura on the Espace Nordique Jurassien website.

New! It is now possible to buy your cross-country ski and snowshoe passes online in advance with the free “Mon pass nordic ENJ” smartphone app.


Snowshoeing trails:
11 marked and groomed snowshoeing trails are accessible on the Retord Plateau.
The Grande Traversée du Jura snowshoeing itineraries allow you to link the three gateways to the Plateau: Cuvéry, La Chapelle and Les Plans d’Hotonnes.


The sledding slopes:
The resort of Les Plans d’Hotonnes has a large sledding area located in the heart of the village near restaurants, downhill ski slopes, the start of cross-country skiing and snowshoeing trails.
The sledding areas are groomed and secured all winter have different lengths and slopes allow all children and adults to find a slope at their levels.
Wearing a helmet is strongly recommended.
Several stores offer the rental of different types of sleds a few meters from the practice site.

Les Plans d'Hotonnes, the children's resort
Les Plans d'Hotonnes, the children's resort
Les Plans d'Hotonnes, la station des enfants