Activities around Escapadelia
The location of our holiday flats makes possible beautiful walks or bike rides directly from the house.… Read more
Events in may
What to do in Pays des Écrins?… Read more
Alpine skiing in the South Alps
A short guide to outdoor activities in Vallouise-Pelvoux. In this section I offer some useful information for downhill skiing enthusiasts.… Read more
Lunch at the Refuge des Bans
What is the meal worthy of Escapadelia? The athletic meal of course! Preceded by a climb to the Refuge des Bans to stimulate the appetite and followed by the digestive descent. … Read more
Top 3 in the Pays des Écrins
Which spots in the Pays des Écrins can claim to be the TOP 3 most spectacular in the valley?… Read more
The peak of Néouvielle by the classic route
I look for information on the ascent of the Néouvielle peak.
Result n° 1: “After 3 hours of effort, I arrive at the breach. I look at the other side and let out a huge swear word. It’s impossible to go down without the climbing equipment…”.
Result n°2 : “Hike done with my 14 year old daughter. No particular difficulties.
So, I ask myself, should we go or not?
Mountain biking in the Pays des Écrins.
A short guide to outdoor activities in Vallouise-Pelvoux. In this section I propose some useful information for mountain bike enthusiasts.… Read more
Who looks for (adrenaline), finds… the descent of Alaric by GR77
The climb is very technical – says a lady hiker we met on the summit of Signal (Massif Alaric, not far from Carcassonne). – We’re going to return via the fire road.
I am looking at a small stone painted in red and white. This is where the GR 77 starts. Apparently very technical. Even on walk. And we’re thinking of biking down it… … Read more