The country in summer

In summer, the valley is Arpette a protected location unmistakable. Starting point for medium and high mountain races, to join the cabins Orny or Trient, Champex-Lac is a mecca for walking holidays. The resort also offers numerous leisure and sports activities, such as trip on the lake by boat or pedalo, the stand-up Paddle, the river promenade, pool or beach volleyball, tennis and mountain biking.

For culture and heritage, two pearls illuminate this station. The Alpine Botanical Garden presents to everyone the diversity and richness of alpine habitat. Information and visits: +41 (0) 27 783 12 17+41 (0) 27 783 12 17, The underground artillery fort is a monument to Swiss military defense strategy. Entirely underground, this structure further includes defenses stations, an infirmary, rest areas, a kitchen,and other surprises.

In winter

In winter the lake is covered with ice, the atmosphere cools and winter sports joys fill the entire family. Alpine skiing first:, with slopes for all levels, ski fund, with tracks in classic and skating rink, the pyramid of ice, and walk around the lake , or the snowshoe-trails ... the winter is great.

Region Champex

Known by nature lovers as 'little Canada', this picturesque village is coiled around a breathtaking alpine lake. Between Le Châtelet and Catogne, a magnificent natural and unspoiled plateau, welcomes guests with warmth. Main Stage on the Tour du Mont Blanc in summer, Champex cultivates a long tourist tradition. In the early twentieth century els first tourists contributed to the birth and development of one of the most beautiful resorts in our Valais.

Ski School

To improve his skills on the snow, ski school prodigal during all levels and advice. A sports shop offers the full assortment of gliding gear, clothing and other accessories.

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Links about the region

Here are some links that may give you useful information about the region