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 :

Leisure center of Lescheraines :

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 :

  • Water slide multiglisse opened in August
  • Tennis upon reservation to 33 (0)4 79 63 30 31
  • Accro-bungy (trampoline with elastic): Information on 33 (0)6 07 37 22 47 or  33 (0) 6 79 98 70 83

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 ...
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In Winter :

Discover ski areas and mountain snowshoeing ...

The Aillons-Margeriaz - 16 km: family resort, downhill skiing for all levels, snowpark, nordic ski and snowshoe tracks

Savoie Grand Revard - 23 km: cross-country ski area with 120 km of tracks

The Semnoz - 31 km : ski area above Lake Annecy with alpine and Nordic skiing

St Francois de Sales - 14 km nordic ski resort


All the year round : "La Ferme des Chiens de traineaux" (Dog Sledding Farm)
33 (0)6 84 05 66 41


For detailed information, visit the website of the Tourist Office of Bauges