The Regional Natural Park of Massif des Bauges, shared between Savoie and Haute-Savoie, 25 km from Annecy and Aix-les-Bains, is an exceptional site for holidays and recreation. The Massif des Bauges offers many activities throughout the year with its hiking trails : on foot, on horseback, with a donkey, cycling, skiing, or snowshoeing ...
And discover La Compôte, a typical village with its meadows dotted with grangettes.
A tour is organized in July and August.
In Summer :
Swimming in the lake with a demarcated shallow bath (-1,20m) for children laid out and watched.
Many other free services : paddling pool and playground for children - Golf stabilized football - basketball - volleyball - bowls - ping pong - path to the waterfall of Pissieu - a fitness trail, consists of 10 workshops, open to the whole family and a lake for fishing.
Paying activities in the leisure center :
Other activities :
Hikes and walks of all levels around the village and across mountain with the Bauges Wildlife Natural Reserve. Documentation in apartment.
Fishing in the river is possible with the Chéran : a first class river ! For trout fishing lovers, you can practice along the Chéran, near Le Châtelard and Lescheraines villages. Remember to buy your fishing licence in the tourist office or in a tobacco store.
And also : climbing, canyoning, via ferrata, adventure, mountain biking, mountain biking with electric asssistance, paragliding, horse riding ...
In Winter :
Discover ski areas and mountain snowshoeing ...
Savoie Grand Revard - 23 km: cross-country ski area with 120 km of tracks http://www.savoiegrandrevard.com
The Semnoz - 31 km : ski area above Lake Annecy with alpine and Nordic skiing http://www.semnoz.fr/
St Francois de Sales - 14 km nordic ski resort http://www.savoiegrandrevard.com
All the year round : "La Ferme des Chiens de traineaux" (Dog Sledding Farm)
For detailed information, visit the website of the Tourist Office of Bauges http://www.lesbauges.com