Experience the Valgaudemar

Les activités ne manquent pas dans les alentours. Quels que soient votre niveau et vos envies, le Valgaudemar aura quelque chose à vous offrir.

Plusieurs circuits de randonnée sont accessibles directement depuis l’hôtel, à pied ou en vélo, et si l'inspiration vous manque, Thierry et Frédérique, natifs de la vallée, se feront un plaisir de vous conseiller sur les excursions les plus adaptées à vos besoins.

Chaque année, les sites remarquables de la vallée sont le théâtre de compétitions sportives (VTT, rando,...)

Et n'oublions pas la gastronomie locale et le patrimoine culturel omniprésents tout le long de la vallée!

We present below a selection by sector of activity. Please note that this list, produced independently, is not exhaustive and is only intended to facilitate your research. We therefore invite you to contact the professionals concerned to obtain accurate and up-to-date information.

White water sports

Go down the Séveraisse!

  • Rafting
  • Canoe
  • Kayak
  • Hydrospeed


Many circuits throughout the valley. Discover the lakes and the majestic panoramas of the peaks.Spend a night in one of the many refuges:

  • Gioberney,
  • Chabournéou,
  • Vallonpierre, 
  • Pigeonnier (Dovecote),
  • Souffles,
  • l'Olan,
  • Clot Xavier Blanc,
  • Chalance...

Bike / Mountain bike

Cross the Valgaudemar, with or without electric assistance...

  • « La Valgaude » course
  • Gioberney Challenge
  • Notre Dame de la Salette
  • The Balconies of the Drac
  • The heritage route…


Many blocks, rocks and cliffs for all levels, and professionals at your service.

Tree climbing

A unique course at La Chapelle en Valgaudemar, a few kilometers from the hotel.

Torrent fishing

A moment of relaxation or sports practice, it's up to you!

Pool / Waterplan

Several facilities are available nearby. Happiness for the whole family.

  • Supervised swimming
  • Waterslide
  • Canoes, pedalboat
  • Trampoline
  • Fishing
  • Swimming lessons
  • Aquarunning
  • Water aerobics

Winter sports

  • Ski
  • Snowshoes
  • Icefall
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Surrounding ski resorts:
    • Laye
    • Chaillol
    • Ancelle
    • Saint Léger les Mélèzes
    • Serre-Eyraud
    • Orcières-Merlette


Craft and seasonal markets

Find local specialties from producers and traders to prolong the pleasure

  • Tourtons, ravioles, ...
  • Honey
  • Cheese
  • Liqueurs


  • Exhibitions and events
  • Seasonal events
  • Creative workshops
  • Eco-museums

A few chosen apps

Please find below a few mobile apps that may help you during your excursions

Please note that some may require a free or paid registration.

We are in no way affiliated with the publishers of these software and do not derive any benefit from them. Our only objective is to allow you to deepen your observations and your discoveries during your walks in our valley and beyond...

Identify surrounding peaks in augmented reality  

Identify surrounding peaks

Identify a plant, tree or flower from a photo

Identify a mushroom from a photo

Identify stars and celestial bodies in augmented reality (for iOS only)


Identify stars in augmented reality


GPS app for hiking


Help and hiking ideas