More than five feet (160cm) on snow fell on 11-12 February and the total in the past seven days has passed 280cm (nearly 10 feet).
Season long accumulated snow depths for the resort are currently standing at over five metres (17 feet).
UK tour operator Ski Collection who kindly sent the image of a buried six-seater chairlift (it was dug out for skiers by the morning!) is offer clients booking from today and travelling in March and April a free airport transfer between Pau and Tarbes airport when flying in on thee low cost carrier route from London Stansted.
Prices are from £256 for seven nights in a one bedroom apartment, sleeping up to four in Le Domaine des 100 Lacs (with swimming pool), through Ski Collection (0844 576 0175, www.SkiCollection.co.uk). Price is for accommodation - not per person and is for accommodation only. Self-drive packages with Eurotunnel also also available.