Winter Activities

Grand Bornand Ice Rink
An 800 m2 covered ice skating rink. Spend a relaxing moment, in beautiful surroundings, facing Le Grand-Bornand Village and the Aravis Mountains.
Ages 3 and up.
Car track on ice
From 4 to 12 years old.
Christmas holidays: every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday between 10 am and 12 pm.
February holidays: every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday between 10 am and 12 pm.
Child: 3 € (1 session).

The Ice Garden
The ice skating rink is reserved for the young ones to enjoy ice pleasure safely with some adapted educational equipment.
From 3 to 8 years old.
Christmas and February holidays: every Wednesday and Friday between 10 am and 12 pm.
Free for kids ages 3-8.
3 € / accompanying adult

Skate rentals: sizes 24 to 50
 
Winter rates 2013-2014:
Free entry for children born after 2008 (ice skate rental fee to be paid)
Size from 24 to 50
- entry per child (-16 years old): 2.60€
- entry per adult: 3.30€
- entry per child + ice skates (-16 years old): 6.60€
- entry per adult + ice skates: 7.30€
- slide chair rental: 2€
- ice scooter rental (per pair): 2€
- helmet rental: 1.80€

Grand Bornand Igloo building and children's party (ages 6 and up)ecole de ski de fond et raquettes
+33 (0)4 50 02 78 17 - www.esf-skidefond.com
Learn to build an igloo and then enjoy a children's party under a teepee.
Prices 14/15: 1 session on Thursday (during school holidays) 18 €. Parents can participate: 5 €

Grand-Bornand Horse-drawn carriage
Horse-drawn carriage and sleigh rides in Le Grand- Bornand Village and in La Vallée du Bouchet.
Nighttime rides available, on demand.
From 22/12/14 to 14/03/15.
In January and April: reservation required.
Village tour: 4 €
30 minute-ride: 8 €
Grand tour of the Vallée du Bouchet: 15 €
Free for kids under 3.
Tel. +33 (0)6 87 52 86 62

Grand-Bornand Horse-drawn sleigh rides
During your stay in Le Grand-Bornand, enjoy the snow-covered landscape, comfortably settled into a traditional horse-drawn sledge.
From 22/12/14 to 14/03/15.
Depending on snow conditions.
Prices: 15 € per person for a 30 minute ride.
Free for kids under 3.
Reservation required.
Tel. +33 (0)6 87 52 86 62

Horse Trekking (in La Clusaz)Horse ride supervised by a certified instructor.
1h, 2h, 3h, full day or 2 days long rides.
Ages 10 and up.
Reservation required. Weather permitting.
Horseback rides in the snow from 25/12/14 to 30/03/15: 28€ per hour
Horseback rides the rest of the year: 25€ per hour.
See all pricing at www.aravis-passion.com, +33 (0)6 15 65 11 11

Grand Bornand Nordic Walk
62 place de l'église - 74450 Le Grand-Bornand / e-mail: contact@esf-skidefond.com
Tel. during season: +33 (0)4 50 02 78 17 / off-season: +33 (0)4 50 02 31 12
A funny way to get in shape, to relax, and to enjoy being in nature.
From 12 years.
From 20/12/14 to 24/04/15, from 9.30 to 11.30 am.
Adult: 20 € / Child: 18 €
École de Ski de Fond et Raquette (Cross-country ski and snowshoe school), reserve the day prior at the latest.

Grand Bornand Sledding Area
3 safe and secure sledging areas (Rosay, Venay and Terret), the one located in the village center is illuminated at night (Terret)

3 secure protected runs:
- at Village
- at the ski-lift of Venay at Chinaillon
- at the arrival of the Rosay cable car

Free access. Access to Le Rosay sledding area via the gondola (lift pass required).
   
Grand Bornand Paragliding
The take-off is located at the summit of Mont Lachat, at an altitude of 2100 meters.
The landing area during the winter is located at “Le Terret”, 200 m from the bottom of Le Rosay gondola.
Certified instructors, qualified for tandem flights.
Tel. +33 (0)6 08 33 55 69 / +33 (0)4 50 02 32 62
www.lespassagersduvent.com
Le Grand-Bornand Village
Paragliding school accredited by the French Federation of Free Flying.
Ages 6 and up.
From 20/12/14 to 24/04/15 from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm, weather permitting.
Short 600 m incline flight: 75 €
Long 1100 m incline flight: 90 €
Performance flights: 150 €
Lift pass not included.

Grand Bornand Ice climbing with a high-mountain guide
La compagnie des guides et accompagnateurs
Tel. +33 (0)6 73 48 47 72 / +33 (0)4 50 02 78 18
Learn to ice climb on frozen streams and short waterfalls. Skill improvement lessons on multi-pitch ice climbs. Steep ice gullies.
During the winter season, depending on ice conditions.
14/15 prices:
Adult: 125 € (half-day).

Grand Bornand Reblochon Market
All year round in grand bornand, every wednesday mornings, the reblochon market, created in 1795, take place on the village place, near the usual market. It is sold the cheese production of the week to wholesalers. a high place of the local life, not to be missed!

Grand Bornand “Gourmet” WalkDiscover Le Grand-Bornand village by foot with a local guide. After the visit, you will enjoy a free tasting of local products at the “Maison du Patrimoine” (Local Heritage House) offered by shopkeepers and farmers of Le Grand-Bornand.
Tuesday during school holidays, from 10 am to 12 pm.
Adult: 5,50 € / Child (6 to 12): 3 €
Free for kids under 6.
Booking possible until 5.30 pm on the day prior to your visit at the latest - Tel. 04 50 02 78 00.

Guided tours of Chinaillon's old villageDiscover Chinaillon's well-preserved historic village, dating back to 17th century with Savoie Heritage Guides. See centuries old chalets, the historic chapel, and the traditional wood-shingle covered roofs.
Christmas holidays: Friday from 10 to 11.30 am.
February holidays: Thursday from 10 to 11.30 am.
Adult: 5 € / Child (6 to 12): 3,30 €
Free for kids under 6.
Booking possible until 5.30 pm on the day prior to your visit at the latest - Tel. 04 50 02 78 00

Grand Bornand Ballooning
ski vol: tel: +33 (0)6 83 97 53 26
Flights in the morning and in the late afternoon. Approximately 1 hour.
All year round, weather permitting.
14/15 prices:Adult: 260 € / Child: 180 €. Price per person per flight.
From 2 people: 240 € per person if bought on http://www.skivol.com

Grand Bornand Adventure Parc in Forest   

La forêt des Dodes"
Tel. +33 (0)6 80 32 12 10
Le Grand-Bornand Village
Tyrolean traverses, rope bridges, cable traverses, and catwalks, bike and skate high-wires... more than 50 exciting activities in the trees. Children under 16
must be accompanied by an adult, on the big trail. In spring, according to snow conditions, reservations required.
14/15 prices:
Long trail- 2 hours: adult: 22 €; under 16: 17 €
Discovery trail - 1 hour: adult and child: 16 €

All the above information is for information only. For the most up-to-date information please visit the resort tourist office website. All prices for activities are in local currency (€ Euros) and are bookable and payable locally in resort.


Le Grand Bornand Tourist Office
74450 Le Grand Bornand Village 
Contact: Tel 00 33 4 50 02 78 00, Email: infos@legrandbornand.com

Opening hours
• During Christmas and February school holidays: Sunday to Friday 9am-12.30pm and 2pm-7pm, Saturday 9am-7pm.
• other periods: Sunday to Friday 9am-12pm and 2pm- 6.30pm, Saturday 9am-12.30pm and 2pm-7pm.

Chinaillon Tourist Office
Office du Tourisme du Chinaillon
Tel: 00 33 4 50 09 60 09

Opening hours
During Christmas and February school holidays: Monday to Friday 9am-12pm and 2.30pm-6.30pm, Saturday 9am-7pm, Sundays 9am-12.30pm and 2pm-6.30pm.
• other periods: Sunday to Friday 9am-12pm and 2.30pm-6.30pm, Saturday 9am-12.30pm and 2pm-7pm.
• From 28/03/15: Monday to Friday 9am-12pm and 4pm-6pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-12pm and 2.30pm-6.30pm.

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