Outdoor activities

Winter sports with alpin ski resorts, backcountry skiing to escape and explore the end of the valley, cross country skiing at the Nordic sites of St Paul or Larche, snowshoes marked trails, walk dog sled, snow motorcycle...

The ski resorts of Pra Loup, Sauze Super Sauze, Sainte Anne...for children, beginners or experts are less than 20 minutes drive from the house.

Recreational sports and nature discovery...hiking with over 800 km of marked trails, several yearly organised sporting events, ‘randonnée’ paths for all, summits or magical lakes of the Upper Ubaye ...

mountain biking with 340 km of pistes and labeled ATV / FFC on a vast and splendid area/field, and of course the ATV transubayenne to discover the valley...possibility to rent bicycles (electric also ! ) and organise outings with a pro.

Cycling and
the 7 mythical passes...Allos (2250 m), Cayolle (2,326 m) , Vars (2,109 m) or Restefond la Bonette (2802 m) on the highest road in Europe !
 

A superb 9 holes golf course at Bois Chenu Barcelonnette in the heart of the mountains just 10 kilometres away from the house.

la route des grandes alpes...almost 700 km, from Thonon to Menton with beautiful mountain scenery. An amazing road to discover on foot, by bicycle, motorcycle or by car!

The water sports with canyoning, rafting, hydrospeed or water - fun rides for children on the Ubaye river. and also paragliding, tree climbing, the lake at Jausiers and its multiple sports facilities.

The Mercantour National Park and its renouned treasures...

 

Cultural, gastronomic, educational sightseeing...

Barcelonnette, a pretty tourist town with its historial villas, offers festivals, and numerous attractions : colourful pedestrian streets, shops, restaurants, local traditional market... the surrounding villages and its churches, artisans, local producers...
The sundials, the ancient fortifications : Fortress Tournoux, Fort Cuguret...

la  bousquetière,   le forest haut,  1214 route  des  sanières,  04850  jausiers,   france,  +33 (0)4  92  31  53  94,   +33 (0)6  43  72  09  60,   mariellemagne@gmail.com

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