The Alpine Trail of the Grand Bec 10th & 11th August 2019
Posted on 5 August 2019
The event not to be missed in the Tarentaise Valley
The Alpine Trail of «The Grand Bec » takes place this weekend in Champagny-en-Vanoise and it is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the local and beautiful scenary. Three races are available for all levels, and for the first time a vertical kilometer race starts on Saturday !
The most challeging race ? 30 km to reach the top at 1770 m starting on Sunday from 8am in the center of the village. Racers will ride through the superb Mount the la Guerre. The route continues to the chalet Bozelet with its breathtaking view of the Vanoise area. Participants will then begin a stage race in the green setting of « The Bois des Cabanes » area and return to Champagny-le-Haut, final step before returning to the heart of the village of the charming and picturesque town.
Champagny en Vanoise
Savoyard style village of the Savoie region, Champagny-en-Vanoise stands out in winter and summer and seduces tourists in search of a beautiful escape. With an authentic and contemplative living environment, this village remains attractive all year round thanks to its proximity to the ski resort of La Plagne. It also delights the curious, hikers and lovers of the fauna and flora of the Vanoise National Park. Not to mention that Champagny offers many summer entertainment such as "Live Champagny" where music is in the spotlight, the week of astronomy, sensorial visits ... and the Glacialis centre. This mountain glacier interpretation center allows you to get acquainted with geological, historical, mythological and environmental themes.
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© Photo credits: JM Gouedard