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Verbier Summer Activities
   

Hiking

  • 400 km of waymarked paths across the Val de Bagnes
  • Programme for accompanied hiking proposed by the Verbier Tourist Office (in season) and the ski-lift company: Sunrise at the Mont-Fort, old-fashioned bread baking, etc.
  • Numerous walking tours lasting one or several days:
  • Chemin des 700 ans (30km for walking or cycling)
  • Tour of the Val de Bagnes (4-5 days)
  • Tours of the Combins (6 days)
  • Sentier des Chamois (2 days)
  • High route
  • Map of walks (1:25,000) in Verbier and the Val de Bagnes available at tourist offices (Sfr. 19.-)

Mountain-Biking (click here for Biking Map)

  • 200 km of way-marked trails
  • Grand Raid Cristalp trail, Verbier - Grimentz (131km)
  • 4.5 km permanent downhill trail
  • (Ruinettes - Verbier, 700m of of level difference)
  • Free bike transportation on the ski-lift installations
  • Mountain-bike hire in several sports shops

Golf season: from June to October

  • Esserts cours: 18 holes, Par 70 and driving-range
  • Moulins coursse:approch golf, 18 holes, Par 54 (beginners accepted).
  • Indoor golf
  • Mini-golf
  • Very varied competition programme during the season.
  • Group and private lessons

Climbing

  • Many climbing gardens and equipped routes for both beginners and experienced climbers on the sites of the Val de Bagnes, Pierre Avoi, La Barme, Madzeria (near Mauvoisin), Sembrancher, La Fouly.  For information, contact local guides.
  • Introductory and advanced lessons courses for children and young people

Tennis

  • 11 open-air courts (polytan, synthetic grass)
  • Tennis School and regular tournaments for guests

Adventure & Fun

  • River rafting, canyoning, hydro-speed, rap-jump, bridge pendulum, speleology, etc.
  • Horse-Riding
  • Riding lessons and country rides (horses, ponies)
  • Country rides, 1 or 2 day trekking, stopping off at mountain huts Ecurie Dumoulin Olivia, Le Chable.

Fishing

  • In mountain lakes and rivers (compulsory permit on sale in post office)
  • Skiing & Snowboarding
  • Mont Fort Glacier, open from around mid-June to end July
  • Mont Fort Summer Camps
  • Opening hours and price: ask Televerbier SA for information

Mountain Activities

  • Verbier and the region offer numerous possibilities to suit all tastes, notably: high and middle-range-mountain hikes, high mountain, high mountain trekking, rock and ice climbing, high mountain climbing.

For young children

  • Playground J8
  • Max's Little Train (450 m of tracks, scale 1:22) K9
  • Climbing wall at La Marmotte