In the heart of the Ecrins, from Villar d’Arène





Mountain atmosphere guaranteed on snowshoes! We enter through a valley in the heart of the Ecrins National Park, it is not uncommon to see chamois or ibex ... quite normal, they are the kings of this park here!

About : In the heart of the Ecrins, from Villar d’Arène

Would you like to discover the fascinating environment of the mountains and the Oisans? Would you like to to explore this country alone or you just want to understand the environment around you better?

Choose a mountain guide to accompany your hikes, your bivouacs or your treks. Whether on snowshoes in winter or on foot the rest of the year, Oisans is available to us in all seasons. There is no doubt to find you a suitable guided walk!

I am mountain guide but above all passionate about the mountains and curious about nature. I have a masters degree holder of the mountain environment and I will be able to pass on all the secrets of this very special environment to you. Cyril VALOIS.

Walking time: 6 hours
Altitude: 550 m
Max height 2100 m
Family-friendly hike for regular walkers

Minimum age: 9 years

Welcome: Recommended equipment: warm jacket, windproof jacket, pants, gloves, glasses, sunscreen, beanie, 1l of water

Hiking open to regular hikers

En bref

English - French

From 9 years old

360 min



  • Winter sports
  • Snow-shoes
  • Duration of the session: 360 minutes


  • 10 personne(s) maximum


From 15/12 to 15/04, daily.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions. Cancelled in case of bad weather.


Adult: 45 €
Child (11 years): 35 €.

Equipment rental: 8 €

In the event of bad weather, the guide may decide to cancel and reimburse the activity or postpone it.

Means of payment

  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer
  • Paypal

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