Guides & Berarde Fair

Traditional festival of guides of the Vénéon valley, come and enjoy a festive day! Ceremonies, activities, games, show, aperitif, raffle ... it's all a program waiting for you! The restaurants offer a special menu for the occasion.

About : Guides & Berarde Fair

The 2022 programme is still under development, but here is a small overview of the past year.

Program of the day with the Bérarde-Meije-Ecrins guides office

At St Christophe at 9h30: Commemoration to Father Gaspard in the cemetery of Saint Christophe

At the Bérarde:
11am: blessing of the mountain and ice axes
12 noon: wine of honor offered by the guides
2:00 p.m .:
- Rescue training stand suitable for the general public in the mountains (rotation every 30 minutes), led by a first aid instructor and a guide from the office.
- 2:00 p.m .: Hooked on branch for children
- 3:00 p.m .: Round table on the profession of guide, and card game on mountaineering
- 4:00 p.m .: Raffle draw
All day long: registrations for the next day's "first steps"

In St Christophe:
9 pm: concert by the group "Fiasco" played by the guides.

For other activities: awaiting the program of the AVEC St Christophe association for the rest of the activities.

Monday program with the Bérarde-Meije-Ecrins guides office
Discovery of bouldering in La Bérarde, nature hike with a park ranger, discovery of the high mountain Petit Chardon

En bref

Pets welcome


  • Pets welcome


Sunday 17 July 2022.


Free of charge

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