Traditional Mountain Guides festival

Every year on August 15th La Grave celebrates the mountain and the mountain guides. The festivities starts with a Mass in front of the church where the Guides have their ice axes blessed, followed by a meal outdoors as wells as shows and activities.

About : Traditional Mountain Guides festival


10H Flowers are put down in memory of former mountain guides, in front of the Mountain guides Office

10H30 Traditional Mass in front of the church in La Grave

12H Drinks accompanied by music offered by the guides in front of the Mountain Guides Office.

13H Tradiitional meal at the Arboretum in La Grave.
Afternoon festivities:
Zipliine, slack-line, Arts & Crafts market and entertainment with Turbodancing.

17H Raffle and drinks.
Prizes offered by the Mountain Guides Office, Petzl, SATG ...

20H Free concert with Turbodancing at the Salle des Fêtes in La Grave, until the early morning!

Info and reservation: / 04 76 79 90 21

Festival of the Mountain

En bref

German - English - Spanish - French - Italian

Pets welcome


  • Pets welcome


Sunday 15 August at 10 am.


Adult: from 22 €, Child (10 years): from 12 €.

Means of payment

  • Cheque
  • Cash

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Mountain Guide Office of La Grave

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Location supplement

The Trekking Guide Service Office; where the event occurs is located 3 km far from Villar d'Arene