Astun is located in the source of Aragon river, in the Pyrenees mountains near the borders of Spain with France. The station occupies two high mountain valleys, La Raca and Truchas each of which is accessible by a chairlift. The temperature varies from 2°C/35.60°F to 19°C/75.20°F throughout the year, with January being the coldest and August the warmest month. It is an ideal spot for many activities and excursions all around the year.
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Snowboarding in Mont Orignal, Lac Etchemin, Quebec Canada
This area offers to visitors a variety of winter activities, a lot of fun and the opportunity to enjoy their best vacations. In Mont Orignal, you can also take part in a variety of competitions. If you visit this place during winter season, do not miss the chance to perform one of the most popular activities, snowboarding.
Mont Orignal offers a skiable area of 110 ac/0.45 km² with a vertical drop of 300 m (984 ft), a base elevation of 312 m (1024 ft) and a top elevation of 612 m (2008 ft). The 23 trails, formed by 100% of snow-making, are tailored to cover all levels of difficulty.
For easy snowboarding, 5 trails are available, 4 for difficult, 7 for very difficult and for those who need something more extreme, 3 trails are tailored especially for them. For beginners, a ski school can teach them the appropriate technique for their best snowboarding.
Mont Orignal gives you the opportunity to enjoy your favorite sport under the stars, since 11 lighted trails are available. For your comfort, you also find 3 surface lifts and 1 sextuple chairlift.
So, don’t think about it any more, make up your mind and visit one of the best Canadian places. Services like free outdoor parking, rental shops, sales counter, bar and lockers are available in Mont Orignal. The appropriate season to exercise snowboarding is from December to April.
Once the sun goes down, you can continue enjoying yourself in one of the most impressive cafes, restaurants and accommodations that you find nearby.