The winter season in Oz-en-Oisans is jam-packed with events, including celebrations, sporting competitions and a mountain safety day. Don’t miss this winter’s big events!

Mountain rescue workshop

Staying safe on the mountain : professional instructors will teach you how to stay safe in the mountains. Learn about avalanche transceivers and rescue techniques, including how to find avalanche victims with a trained dog and a probe. Starting at 9.30AM on the snow front, at the foot of the slopes.

Christmas parade and Happy new year !ar !

Come meet Santa Claus in the resort. Music and entertainers will invite you to a friendly and festive atmosphere. Have a bite of Christmas magic in Oz !

To end the year, the ESF instructors offer you a torchlight ski down on the snow front. This will be followed by a sound and light firework which will light the mountains. Mulled wine offered.

Symphon'Ice - Ice Climbing Meeting

This new ice waterfall climb meeting is here! Symphon’Ice is a meeting of ice climbing enthusiasts with initiation and development workshops accessible to all. Enjoy a unique outing in the mountains.
From the resort enjoy the pleasures of ice climbing with a framed discovery of the discipline. Ice climbing becomes a practice open to all and guarantees unusual sensations. Natural areas will be set up to welcome participants wishing to discover or validate their knowledge of ice climbing. The days will be animated by the Guides of Oisans.

Pyramide d'Oz


This event is the biggest mountaineering ski competition in the Oisans area and it would gather some 1520 to 200 top athletes. Beginners will have the opportunity to try and discover this sport on an adapted route.
As recurrent step of French championships and cups and as host of the World Cup in 2009, this event has become a famous Rendez-vous of the mountaineering ski.
There is always a friendly atmosphere between competitors, organisers and the public.

The Big Labo Ski

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The meeting place for freerando enthusiasts who want to discover the 2021 material! Test the equipment in preview on the village of brands installed on the plateau of Alpette, in the heart of the Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine.

The Big LaboSki is:
– more than 400 pairs of skis tested thanks to 12 major brands
– workshops to test the equipment in all conditions
– a spring evening with refreshments, barbecue and concert!

Tests of the material innovations of the season 2021 with access to Free Ride domains framed and secured by the high-mountain guides.
Technical itineraries, accessible or even playful with rappels on ropes will be the perfect medium to discover and try the novelties.
A small Free Rando loop will be drawn for specific hardware tests.
DVA search area around the village.
Technical advice and information on the various stands present:
Atomic, K2, Rossignol, Dynafit, Black Crows, Salomon, Scott, ARVA, ABS, Dynastar, Millet, Völkl, Julbo, Black Diamond…