The prominent shape of the Pic du Midi d’Ossau rises from the Ossau Valley in the French Pyrenees. Its steep and distinctive slopes culminate in its lofty reputation as a symbol of the French Pyrenees. And the mountain is fully protected within the Pyrenees National Park that spreads out across the French departments of Hautes-Pyrenees and Pyrenees-Atlantiques.
What’s the weather like?
The region receives a warm and pleasant climate throughout the year, particularly during summer
Best time to visit
Visit during the warmer months between June and October for quality mountain climbing conditions