Hiking

Departure of hiking 100m Chalets Farms Villaret.

Hiking family summer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peisey valley offers a wide variety of hikes on trails. To discover mountain lakes, pastures, glaciers, trails with magnificent views etc ... you'll be spoiled for choice.

You will be lulled by the sound of cow bells in pastures and come across goats and sheep with their bells.

Must hikes:

The tip of Vallaisonnay a summit at 3000m in the Vanoise National Park: a big day with 1500m of altitude and meetings wildlife and mountain farmers.

The High Road waterfalls under Mount Pourri with 3 large waterfalls and two brooks: 900m vertical drop.

For children the treasure hunt trail Nordic center to discover the mountain having fun: 50m vertical drop

The Vanoise National Park is at the valley end 3km. You will discover a rich flora and fauna : chamois (mountain goat), bouquetins (Ibex), Gypaètes (Vultures), Eagles, Marmots, the rainbow trout in mountain lakes etc.. Ibex and chamois are especially tame after snowmelt in May. Then you will have to walk a little higher !

Remember to bring binoculars and a camera .

 

HORSE RIDING IN THE MOUNTAIN

The "fer à cheval club" has a dozen horses and ponies for you to discover the mountain walks on horseback or in a carriage pulled by a draft horse

Horseback riding center le Fer à Cheval: Yvon 06 22 87 31 41

DONKEY BACK HIKING

1h30 to several days hiking, a donkey can carry up to 30Kg

Au Baudet malin Francis 06 01 08 57 56

TREE CLIMBING PARK accrobranche

In the middle of a forest the park is suitable for all levels. You'll need 2 to 3 hours. There is a mini course for children.

Gli'air park tel 06 50 16 14 94

CULTURAL VISIT and WALK OF SILVER MINES

a museum trail for you to discover the famous lead and silver mines that have earned the nickname “silver mountain” for the village during the French Revolution.

You will see the former mining school nowadays transferred in Paris .

VISIT OF MOUNTAIN REFUGES

Four refuges accessible for families will welcome you for a drink, a meal or even sleep there in an unforgettable setting.

  • Rosuel Refuge 1556 m et the entrance of the Vanoise National Park. you can go by car. restoration morning lunch and dinner.
  • refuge d’entre le lac 2145 m on the edge of La Plagne laKe after an unforgettable hike. Restoration fishing licence for the day 40 sleeping places.
  • Col du Palet refuge 2587 m on the Tignes trail after the refuge d’entre le lac. restoration 47 sleeping places.
  • refuge of Mount Pourri 2514 m at the foot of Mount Pourri 3779 m the second highest peak of Savoy. restoration and 55 sleeping places