This alpine garden is composed of a great variety of landscapes: fields and hedgerows favour a prosperous agriculture. The region is dominated by the Vieux Chaillol, which is over 3000 meters high. In the Champsaur, skiing is practiced in winter, and there are many outdoor activities under the summer sun.
The Parc des Écrins
The Écrins Nature Park, with an altitude of 700 and 4102 meters, brings together in its catchment area all the variety of Alpine landscapes. Nature, omnipresent, offers many possibilities of activities: hiking, mountain biking, zip line, climbing, canyoning, kayaking, mountaineering in summer, but also skiing, snowboarding, ski touring, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing in winter. The towns and villages of the park will introduce you to a simple and generous gastronomy: cow’s cheese, cold cuts, pies…