Snowshoeing in La Grave la Meije with the guide office

Try snowshoeing to discover our gentle mountain scenery and sliding in the snow. Escape into the silence of a magical forest and follow animal tracks. Taste the tranquility and magesty of Winter, or just spend a warm and friendly time together.

About : Snowshoeing in La Grave la Meije with the guide office


The first day we turn smoothly cross the plains and forests of Villar d'Arene. We will go to the Col de l'Aiguillon. With a little luck, we can observe the chamois who spend the Winter in this place.
Ascent: 350 m

Today we hike South face above La Grave on Red Coast ridges. We will climb the summit of Signal de La Grave (2446m) and admire the view of the Massif de la Meije massif Rousse. We will descend then by the alpine hamlets of Les Clots
Ascent: 750 m cumulated

The last day sporting climb to explore the splendid Emparis Plateau, snowy vastness with amazing view of the North face of of La Meije and its typically northern terrain.
Ascent: 650 m

This program is indicative, it will adapt to the vagaries of the weather conditions of the mountain, snow and participants. Ultimately, the trekking guide remains the only judge of the program that may change due to requirements related to safety or to the group.


Difficulty: all Hiking levels, being able to walk 4:00 to 6:00 daily with the rise of vertical drop of 350-750 m. Porting a bag with personal items for the day.

Group : The group consists of a minimum of 4 people.
Supervisor : By a Mountain guide.

Accommodation: Formula 2 nights lodging, room for 2 people. (Hotel Accommodation options is possible on the request.)

En bref

German - English - French

Car park


  • Public WC
  • Car park
  • Coach parking


  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Half-board
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information



  • Winter sports
  • Snow-shoes
  • Number of days: 3


  • 4 personne(s) minimum


From 01/12 to 01/05 at 8.30 am.
Meet us in front of the Mountain Guide Office in La Grave; across the Castillan hôtel.


Adult: from 360 € (In Guest house).

Group rate available for > 4 people.

The price includes:
The organization of the stay.
Supervision by a qualified Mountain Accompanist.
Accommodation with half board in the guesthouse / hotel (dinner, breakfast and night).
Picnic lunch.
Transfers during the stay.

The price does not include:
The round-trip transportation to the place of rendez-vous.
Additional drinks, beverages and extra taken in accommodation.
Supplies of the day during the trek.
Personal insurance and cancellation / repatriation.
Rental of equipment (snowshoes, poles, safety pack).
Any lifts.

Means of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer

Location supplement

Cartography : Cartes IGN TOP25 3435ET, 3436ET et 3535ET.