The reason is very simple, the parking lot of the Port Ainé ski resort is in the middle of the ski resort and you can park the car without taking the chairlift, go to the terrace of the Port Ainé hotel, have a drink while the children play the snow, all without paying a ski pass.
If you dare, right in front of the terrace there is the leisure park that for €15 the child can enter and do many activities as you will see in this publication.
ℹ? In this publication we are going to provide you with all the information SO YOU CAN ORGANIZE YOURSELF QUICKLY AND MAKE THE BEST DECISION.
It may be that on the 2 ski and estiber websites you cannot buy the ski pass for just 1 day, so you have to go to the Port Aine online store Here
Among the attractions of the Hotel Brases, is its proximity to the Port Ainé Ski Resort. Station that stands out for its small size and family atmosphere, people go to Port Aine for its recreational park for children, to learn to ski, the avant-garde and pioneer snowpark, snowshoes and mountain skiing and wonderful views in general and especially from the pic del orri on the green track of Bella Vista
It has an unbeatable location, since its 30 km of slopes (more than 90%) are oriented to the north, which makes it ideal for skiing. It is equipped with its own ski lift.
The Port Ainé ski resort is located in the heart of the Lleida Pyrenees.
A place that can be described as idyllic and that is also ideal for those who like to ski on high-quality slopes but fleeing from the overcrowding of skiers that occurs in other parts of the Pyrenees.
Its location, under the Pic de l'Orri, at an altitude of 2,440 metres, and with 95% of its slopes facing the north face, allows you to enjoy excellent snow throughout the ski season, from December to Easter, being the ideal place to spend a few days.
And it is that very close to Port Ainé you can also ski in the nearby ski resort of Espot.
The two stations together form the domain of Ski Pallars.
In addition, Port Ainé is a destination for the family public with 5 ski schools and more than a hundred specialized instructors. Thus, the Port Ainé resort has a total of six green slopes, which are ideal for when you start skiing, and four blue ones for those who already have a little more level.
And for the more experienced skiers, the ski resort also has 11 red slopes and four black ones.
In total there are 25 slopes with almost 25 skiable kilometers. These facilities are completed with a toboggan run, a snowshoe run and one of the snowparks with the longest history among Catalan ski resorts.
It has slopes for those who are just starting out in this sport of skiing, and it has areas for the most expert? and those who seek improvement in this sport. Something very important to highlight is its family atmosphere and its fun activities in the snow for the little ones. Do you dare to spend a day in the mountains?
port aine station
port aine stationPort Ainè data sheet
Skiable kilometers: 26.7 km of ski slopes
Artificial innovation: 12.9 km (60% of the skiable area)
Maximum elevation: 2,440 m
Minimum elevation: 1,650 m
25 alpine ski slopes
Green slopes: 6
Blue slopes: 4
Red slopes: 11
Black tracks: 4
? Snowshoe slopes: 2
Children's areas and snow park: 1
Adventure park in the trees:1
Winter Multiactivity Zone:1
Services on the track and at the foot of the slopes
Bars and restaurants:4
To ensure maximum safety on the slopes:
It is recommended that the ski equipment is in good condition. For a safe practice, however, several factors must be taken into account that depend largely on the skier himself.
Physical fitness, the use of suitable material or warm-up are very important aspects for the safety of the athletes who visit the slopes.
Before putting on your skis, it is important to check the weather forecast and snow conditions.
It is recommended to always carry a map of the station in your pocket. Do not forget that the open slopes are the only ones that are safe and controlled.
State of the slopes here, The weather here
You must choose a material adapted to the technical level and the physical conditions of each one.
To limit the risks, it is essential to have well-regulated bindings. They will take approved material and be advised by professionals.
The effort, the cold, the altitude and the sun are factors to take into account. They should not be neglected. It is important to warm up before the activity, dose the effort and hydrate properly.
Before starting the warm-up:
**** neck twist left and right, neck tilt up and down and the same with the wrists****
*****Start with cardio and end with relax*****
WEAR A HELMET>>> DO NOT RUN IN AREAS WHERE THERE ARE PEOPLE>>>> PRIORITIZE THE PASSAGE OF OTHER PEOPLE WHEN YOU JOIN A TRACK>>>
MAKE GOOD USE OF THE SKID LIFT>> CHAIR LIFT >>>> LISTEN TO THE SIGNS
OFF-Piste IS NOT ADVISED AND IS NOT COVERED BY INSURANCE
?Port Ainé telephones and material rental in Port Ainé and in the town of Sort
Information: 973 627 607
Track assistance: 973 627 604
Central Offices: 973 621 199
Commercial attention 932 041 041
Rental of material in Port Aine: 973 627 624 complete equipment for adults €24 and children €15
Equipment rental in the town of Sort, 1 or 2 minutes from the hotel?
Ski catalunya 687 81 05 18 complete ski equipment for adults €17 and children €15, complete snow €21 and children €18 https://skicatalunya.es/ can be booked online.
Intersport sort 973620657
Saorte sport ski or snow equipment €20 and children €17 — superior range ski equipment €30
Kayak Sort ski shop +34657985587
Port Ainé, Information and prices
Link to buy day passes online
Information on prices and family passes and others
1 day ski pass
Adult (15-64 years) €34.00
Child (7-14 years) and Veteran I (65-69 years) €26.00
Minor (up to 6 years old) €5.00
1 day ski pass – Tour *** All €6.00
ski school in port aine
1 hour: 1 student €45, 2 students €50, 3 students €55, 4 students €60 per hour
2 hours: 1 student €78, 2 students €86, 3 students €94, 4 students €102
many more options on the websites below in case they are group classes, children from 4 to 7 years old, freestyle, Christmas, kings, weekends,
PALLARS SOBIRÀ SKI SCHOOL
629602689 | 638453248
SNOW PORT SKI SCHOOL
973 250 064 | 638 453 248 / 629 602 689
CIMS DEL PALLARS SCHOOL
691 630 210 | 616 992 603
L'ORRI SKI AND SNOWBOARD SCHOOL
665 010 886
SCHOOL SNOW SKI AND KAYAK
637 419 096
Map of the recreational park and beginners area
Within the Port Aine ski resort is the Leisure and Adventure Park, where the best alternative activities to skiing are carried out, such as: the sled run, the adventure park in the trees where you can have fun with the zip lines, make dolls of family snow?, Tibetan bridges and many more attractions in the trees.
****Children will be accompanied by qualified monitors at all times****
In the Parque Lúdico you can find the best alternative activities to skiing and dissemination of the natural space.
With the acquisition of the Leisure Park Pass you can enjoy a series of activities:
located at level 2000 of the station which is accessed through the beginners tape and where children and adults can enjoy downloads with maximum security. Guaranteed fun!
Tubbing consists of going down a slide with a giant pneumatic donut. The Port Ainé track is 120 meters long and is an activity suitable for all audiences (children from one meter tall or 4 years old, and a maximum weight of 100kg for tubbing).
Adventure Park in the Trees – Multiadventure Circuit:
It is a park in which, after an introduction to the material (safety harness and carabiners) and the regulations for its use, children and adults will be able to complete the circuit autonomously, requiring only the supervision of the equipment and monitors.
The circuit takes place at a height of 7 meters and is accessed from some moving stairs with logs and consists of 1 Tibetan bridge, 3 towers and 2 zip lines.
It is suitable for children from 7 years old and 1.20m tall (both conditions) accompanied by a responsible adult.
Mini adventure park in the trees
From 4 years old, 10 games for intrepid adventurers! suitable for people over 4 years old and up to 1.30m, with the help of parents or guardians they can independently perform the 10 games that make it up: Nepalese bridge, nets, suspension bridge, final zip line, among others.
A place where children can have a good time playing and learning. The snow garden facilities have an indoor play area equipped with playful-educational material and an outdoor one with psychomotor-type games and rest areas.
Forfati rates for the recreational park?
Ages: from 4 years
Single ticket €15.00
2 adults + 2 children €50.00
2 adults + 1 child €40.00
1 adult + 2 children €38.00
1 adult + 1 child €30.00
Supplement 1 Pax plus €10.00
Access to the ski lift (exclusive for Parque Lúdico activities, not for skiing)
It is specially designed for the little ones and where you can also go downhill with obstacles in a fun and playful environment.
For the more adventurous and older, the park offers snowshoe excursions with routes through the black and red pine forests and contemplate the flora and fauna that surrounds the station.
With the purchase of the Leisure Park Ski Pass, family and friends can enjoy an unforgettable family experience
As you may have noticed, if you are looking to spend an unforgettable family vacation, do mountain sports, or enjoy the scenery with your loved ones, Hotel Brases offers you all that and more in one place.
The main point of Port Ainé is its evident attention to the family public.
Among the services include:
• Rental of material and lockers
• Ski and snowboard schools
• Mini clubs Port Ainé
• Ski clubs
• Transportation to slopes
• Medical services
Miniclub Hotel Port Ainé
The ideal play space for the little ones!
The Miniclub is a children's area located in the Hotel Port Ainé 2000 ***, where children from 2 years old to 6 years old can enjoy games and fun, accompanied by our qualified monitors, while parents enjoy skiing.
* In order to use the mini club and due to the exceptional situation caused by Covid-19, you must make a prior reservation in order to define established groups per day. It is recommended for all children to wear a mask in the mini club.
The various spaces are designed to have a great time, develop imagination and creativity through guided activities such as: board games, skill games, symbolic games (shops, costumes, cars...), story space, creative workshops, etc.
Miniclub Ainé, the ideal place for everyone to enjoy to the fullest!
Most important activity:
price 1 person €58, from 7 years?
It is a package of activities with which you can enjoy a morning of ski initiation.
• Ribbon for the beginners area.
• Rental of complete ski equipment for the whole day (skis, boots and sticks).
• 1 hour of theoretical-practical class for a good familiarization with the equipment, the material and basic tips.
• 2 hours of ski lessons in the beginner area of the resort.
Every initiation requires an evolution. Therefore, once you have tried Snow Baptism, you may want to continue practicing and learning. The Beginner Pack is a new way to refresh or progress your skiing experience through 2 hours of 100% practical ski lessons.
Snowshoes are a good alternative to skiing or snowboarding for all those who love the mountains, allowing you to enjoy the environment in a different way. It is a simple and accessible activity for people with different levels, which makes it special for families with children or groups of friends. The routes have 1.5 km routes of approximately 2 hours duration throughout the Alto Pirineo Natural Park, with panoramic viewpoints of the Pico del Orri.
To carry out the itinerary comfortably, it is necessary to carry the minimum essential material:
ROUTE 1. INTERPRETATIVE EXCURSION PORT AINÉ
In charge of an Official Guide of the Natural Park of the High Pyrenees. It is a short family route to discover the black pine forests of the Alto Pirineo Natural Park. Along the route there are a series of interpretive panels to learn about the main plants and animals that inhabit these forests and you can also see a beautiful panoramic view of the surroundings of the Orri Massif from the Coma del Forn viewpoint.
– Circular route of 1.5 km of approximately 2 hours duration.
It is essential to make a reservation
– Departure time: 9:30 a.m. and Saturdays and holidays at 10:00 a.m.
Children (up to 12 years old) €12.00
Rackets rental (weekdays not holidays) €8.00
ROUTE 2. PIC DE L'ORRI EXCURSION
Long route around the Port Ainé station to access the two panoramic viewpoints of Pico del Orri, with a 360º view of the Pyrenees. The price includes the climb to TC Jet Cumbre, which gives easy access to the highest part of the station. During the route, the official guide of the Alto Pirineo Natural Park explains and interprets the environment.
It is essential to make a reservation
Children (up to 12 years old) €15.00
Rackets rental (weekdays not holidays) €8.00
– Departure time: 9:30 a.m. and Saturdays and holidays at 10:00 a.m.
port aine snow park
Historically, Port Ainé is a resort devoted 100% to Freestyle and the practice of this type of skiing and snowboarding.
You will find the Port Ainé Snowpark in the middle of the resort (2,200 m). Its north face location ensures excellent quality and quantity of snow. It consists of three lines differentiated by levels of difficulty offering a good progression and several alternatives so that the rider can evolve in the best way.
Technical sheet of the Port Ainé snowpark
Height: 2,200 meters
Location: north face
Extension: 12,000 m2
Ski lift: Pla de l'Olla ski lift (220 m)
Lift capacity: 720 skiers / hour
Snow produced: 8 cannons
Snow groomer: Park Bully 600
Level initiation, evolution and improvement
Up to 3 zones for all levels
Discover the wide variety of modules and lines of the Snowpark Port Ainé so that whatever your level you can practice your tricks:
– Slopestyle Initiation
Modules: 4 (Box width 4 meters, Box width 6 meters, Box flat-lowered 4 x 8 meters, Box flat 8 meters)
Jumps: 4 (2 and 4 meters)
– Slopestyle PRO
Modules: 3 (6 meter flat tube rail, 8 meter rising rail, 12 meter falling rail)
Jumps: 4 (6, 8, 10 and 12 meters)
– Street line
Modules: 10 (5 meter flat PVC tube, 5 meter polejump tube, 6 meter Rainbow, 6 meter tube goal, 6 meter C box, 6 meter tube rail, 2 x 6 meter flat-down rail, 2 x 6 up-down tube meters, Downpipe-flat 6 x 1 meters, Modular Box 9 meters)
How to get to Port Aine
Do you want to come skiing in Port Ainé with a private car, public or collective transport?
?If you come with a private car from Barcelona, don't make a mistake and put Tremp on your GPS or mobile and when you get to Tremp, put Sort. This way you will avoid the port of the song that has less km but takes longer and has many curves after 2 hours of travel.?
Ski Bus, Car Sharing, Taxi…
At Port Ainé we make it easy for you with the combined ski pass + transport ticket, so you can fully enjoy your day of skiing and all the activities that we offer.
Don't you have a car? Take advantage of the ALSA bus service to go from Lleida to the SkiPallars stations!
ski bus from Lleida and Balaguer €37 and from Tremp, Pobla de Segur, Sort and Rialp €33
THE OFFER INCLUDES:
– Round trip bus ticket departing from Lleida (6:45 a.m.), stopping at: Balaguer, Tremp, La Pobla de Segur, Sort, Rialp and Port Ainé (9:30 a.m.).
– Ski pass for 1 day Port Ainé – Espot.
Operating service every Saturday, Sunday and holidays (except December 25 and January 1) until March 28, 2021.
Purchase in advance at www.alsa.es or directly at the ALSA bus and point of sale at the station.
Price: From Sort to Port Aine €2 <<<>>> From Port Aine to Sort €2 — Total €4
THE OFFER INCLUDES:
– Transportation from Sort to Port Ainé (round trip).
Operational service throughout the season on demand.
Meeting point: Sort, bus stop
Book the day before before 7:00 p.m. by phone or by sending a WhatsApp to 658 80 61 85 (Joan Baldomà).
Are you coming to play in the snow at the Port-Ainé ski resort?
From Sort to port aine
From Hotel Las Brasas, Avenida de la Generalitat, 27, Bajo, 25560 Sort, Lleida
to: Hotel Port Ainé, Cota, 2000.
25 min and 20 km to elevation 1600
31 min (23.9 km) to elevation 2000
The fastest route and the only one with normal tourism
Do you leave Sort heading north / viella and arrive in Rialp 3 km / 2 minutes away?
After rialp 1 km and there is the detour to port aine - turn right?
Are you going straight up the road, passing by the town of Roni at the 1600 level of Puerto Aine?
?Continue straight and you will arrive at the destination, it is at the parking lot of the Hotel Port Ainé at 2,000 meters
These directions are given for planning purposes only. Road construction, weather, traffic or other factors may cause road conditions to vary from the map results, so you should take these into account when planning your route. You have to respect all signs and notices related to the route.
port aine photos
Where can I go to sleep?
The most recommended towns are (20km approx) Sort (capital of the region), Rialp and Llavorsi and if you are looking for small towns very close (8km) to Port Aine they are Roni and Montenartro and other small towns nearby (25km approx) are Altron, Surp, caregue, Llesui, Montardit, Baro