Listen to the satisfying crunch of snow beneath your feet as you trek
through pristine winter wildernesses under the deep blue skies and
sunshine of the Southern French Alps! Snowshoeing has to be one of the
best ways to explore the mountains in winter.
8 Day Snowshoeing Holiday: 798€ per person
15 Jan - 22 Jan 2011 - PLACES AVAILABLE
19 - 26 February 2011 - PLACES AVAILABLE
• 7 nights half board accommodation (evening meal and breakfast) in a fantastic
• Guided snowshoeing
- 3 half days
and 2 full days with qualified professionals - accompagnateur en
montagne or UIAGM high mountain guide.
• Snowshoes and poles
• Maps and advice for walks and things to do in your free time
• Return transfers from Gap train station. • Transport to and from the snowshoe walks.
A week of guided snowshoeing in staying in a fantastic little Auberge in the wild alpine valley of Champoleon.
No previous snowshoeing experience is needed. Suitable for people
of average fitness - regular dog walkers, gym goers or hill walkers
wanting an active week in the winter wilderness!
During the week you will discover one of the most dramatic and
beautiful national parks in the Alps - the Ecrins National Park, you
will see chamois, ibex, maybe a wild boar and plenty of birds. There are
even wolves in the proximity. Snowshoe through forests, over frozen
lakes, across open snow meadows, up to a summit, over a col or along the
valley floor with the mountains in all their winter glory towering over