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St Etienne en Dévoluy
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  St Etienne en Dévoluy

In the Southern Alpes, gateway to Provence with a sunny climate, a mountainous fortress clearly separates the Dévoluy from its neighbours the Ecrins and Vercors.

The village of St Etienne en Dévoluy is accessible by the Col de Festre from the south, the Gorges de Souloise from the north and the spectacular Col du Noyer (not open during winter) to the east with its famous Napoleonic refuge. The village St Etienne en Dévoluy (1,300 m alt.), less than 2 miles from the ski resorts Superdévoluy and La Joue de Loup and 65 miles of ski slopes. Ski shuttle from village to ski resorts.
The Dévoluy offers a wide range of winter and summer activities including, cycling, hiking, caving (over 300 caves "coldrum") via ferrata as well as, of course, cross-country and alpine skiing.

..the ideal place to enjoy your sport or just unwind and relax...

A region renowned for its 300 days of sunshine a year, the luminosity in the Dévoluy is really exceptional along with pure air it's the ideal place to enjoy your sport or just unwind and relax. Dévoluy was in fact chosen for its clear skies and clean air as the best site for the giant astronomical observatory dishes on the plateau of the Pic de Bure.

Hiking 240 Km of walks GR93 & GR94, exceptional panoramic views from the Pic de Bure 2709 m
Rock Climbing 500yds away, 46 climbs for all levels; south facing, 7 sites in total, more info >>
Via ferrata secure circuit for gorge climbing - 500yds from La Tourtette
Canyoning In the gorges du Rif and les Etroits for beginners
Tennis 1.5 miles and 2 miles from La Tourtette
Swimming Pool at Superdevoluy (2 miles)
Watersports Lake Sautet (15mins), Veynes (25mins) and Lake Serre Poncon (1 hour).
Mountain biking 220 Km of special routes 18 circuits, 3 down hill slopes and a trail track
Cycling Maps Available from La Tourtette
Pot-holing 650 caves
Horse riding at Superdevoluy

Alpine Skiing 2 miles by skibus at Superdévoluy ski resort
Crosscountry Skiing  
Walks with snow shoes  
Ski treks  
Paragliding at Superdevoluy ski resort

Page Last Update: 10 Sept 2016  |  Contact: latourtette@chez.com
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