Candanchu is a ski resort located in the Pyrenees mountains in the north, near the borders between Spain and France. The area used to be a military camp of the French Angevin dynasty and it was named "Camp d'Anjou". The temperature varies from 2°C/35.60°F to 19°C/66.20°F throughout the year, with January being the coldest and August the warmest month.
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Cross Country Skiing in Ski Mont Orford, Orford, Quebec Canada
This place is ideal for those who want to escape and enjoy themselves in all fields. Mont Orford offers a variety of summer and winter activities and amazing natural beauty. So, the best thing to do is to visit this area and perform one of the most popular activities,cross country skiing.
Mont Orford offers a vertical drop of 589 m/1932 ft, a base elevation of 261 m/856 ft and a top elevation of 850 m/2790 ft. Cross country skiing can be enjoyed by both experts and amateurs, as the 61 trails are tailored to cover all levels of difficulty. 33% of trails are for beginners, 26% for intermediate athletes, 13% for advanced athletes and for those who need something more extreme, 28% of trails are available. All trails are formed by 85% of snow-making. You also find 9 lifts, 1 gondola, 2 quad chairs, 1 triple chair, 1 double chair and 4 surface lifts. For beginners, a school is available to help them in whatever they need. Unfortunately, there is no access for disabled persons.
Bear in mind that if you want to enjoy an activity as a group, you should first make a reservation. In Mont Orford you also find free outdoor parking, rental shops, picnic area and vending machines. After an adventurous day, you can enjoy yourself in one of the most impressive cafes, restaurants and accommodations that you easily find nearby.