Winter holidays: ideas for fun activities in the mountains
Posted by Céline BAUDIN on 01/30/2023 at 15:36
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Looking for new thrills this winter? The Isère resorts invite you to experience something unique, with a range of out-of-the-ordinary activities!
Nature and animal lovers will love the dog-sledding and skijoring activities, while thrill-seekers can discover the snow-covered landscapes on their all-terrain electric two-wheelers or snowkites
Try out uncommon activities with your family, your partner or your friends, with a range of unusual activities and sports: orienteering, ice skating, archery, escape games and much more.
All the conditions are in place for an unforgettable winter and a whole host of mountain fun!
Outdoor escape game - Chamrousse - Belledonne
Help Téo, the resort’s mascot, to find his missing brother in an outdoor smartphone escape game between Chamrousse 1650 and Chamrousse 1750.
Skijoring - Alpe d’Huez - Oisans
is a great way to rediscover nature in winter at the same speed as a horse. But it's also a way of introducing non-riders to the pleasure of being in contact with animals!
Synthetic ice rink - Collet d’Allevard - Belledonne
From 6 February 2022, Le Collet invites you to come and check out its pop-up 100m2 ice rink, set up to give you fabulous holiday memories.
Orienteering - Col d’Ornon - Oisans
An outdoor activity for all the family. Put on your snowshoes for an orienteering race in the forest
where adults can rack their brains while the little ones learn to read a map and learn about protecting nature.
Snowga, Yoga in the snow - Chamrousse - Belledonne
Come and try Snowga
, yoga in the snow! During an energetic or more gentle session, combined with meditation, connect with the mountains and their benefits.
Snowshoeing and igloo building - Col de Porte - Chartreuse
Set off on snowshoes to discover the great outdoors with the Ecole de Porte. Along the way, the instructor will teach you the basics of igloo building. .
Snowkiting - Autrans & Méaudre-en-Vercors
Discover the pleasure of gliding along on a traction kite with Vercorspirit . The region's rolling hills make the resorts of Autrans and Méaudre an ideal playground for learning to snowkite. Get carried away with the wind!
Electrically-assisted all-terrain two-wheelers
Over the last few seasons the top activities have been: Fat bikes, snow mountain bikes and electric scooters!
Trendy, eco-friendly and fun, these machines with their giant tyres are a real all-rounder on soft or tricky terrain. You'll enjoy the same sensations as classic summer sports, in a gorgeous setting, on snow.
Electric scooter - Auris-en-Oisans
Hire an all-terrain electric scooter in Auris-en-Oisans, for mountain outings with family or friends.
Electric scooters - Gresse-en-Vercors
Do you want to discover the electric scooter whether you’re on a guided outing or renting on your own? It's a new way of exploring the slopes without skiing, while taking in the magnificent Vercors scenery.
Dog sledging and Snowshoeing with dogs
Do you love animals and the great outdoors? You’ll love this very popular activity!
In contact with these dogs of incredible strength and intelligence, you can discover the musher's trade by driving the sled, enjoy new sensations on board, or go for a walk in nature with a gentle ball of fur. A real moment of sharing.
Dog sledging - Vaujany - Oisans
The Ehawee team offers a range of activities for all ages, throughout the week: classic sleigh rides and the Baby Park.
Snowshoeing with dogs - Villard-Reculas - Oisans
Discover the world of mushing, with explanations about the Ehawee Team and the Oisans Ranch. Discover Villard-Reculas on snowshoes in the company of a husky!
Dog sledging - Alpe du Grand Serre - Matheysine
At the Alpe du Grand Serre, David offers dog sledging experiences in a dream setting. Comfortably seated with the family, escape is just around the corner with these wonderful fur balls!
Dog sledging experience - Oz-en-Oisans
Do you love nature and animals? Have a wonderful time with Barbara, Erwin and their huskies on a dog sledging experience.
La montagne, une bouffée d'air cet hiver
A night on skis with a view of the metropolis, what do you think?
To get some fresh air on the heights of Metropolis!