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Themed snowshoe trek - The forest in Winter

Sports and leisure, Winter sports, Snow-shoe in Verbier Station

À partir de :  25CHF Full-fare
  • An introduction to wintering in the forest

    On this afternoon snowshoe hike, you’ll find out more about how the forest works in winter and briefly share in the life of its inhabitants.

  • When winter arrives, we fetch our woollen jumpers and coats and turn up the heating, or start a nice fire and sip hot chocolate in front of it. But how do the residents of the forest prepare for the wintry weather?

    To find out, join a qualified guide in the forests around Verbier, which are home to squirrels, stags and chamois even in the depths of winter. What do they eat? Where do they sleep? How do they get the most out of their environment?

    This afternoon snowshoe hike is the...
    When winter arrives, we fetch our woollen jumpers and coats and turn up the heating, or start a nice fire and sip hot chocolate in front of it. But how do the residents of the forest prepare for the wintry weather?

    To find out, join a qualified guide in the forests around Verbier, which are home to squirrels, stags and chamois even in the depths of winter. What do they eat? Where do they sleep? How do they get the most out of their environment?

    This afternoon snowshoe hike is the chance to find out more about how the forest works in winter and get a brief glimpse into the life of its inhabitants.
    Trip details:

    3.30 hours hike and level of difficulty: easy.

    What do I need to do?
    1. Online registration is mandatory before 4 pm the day before the trip. No reservation by email.
    2. On the day of the trip, meet at Verbier Tourist Office at 1 pm.
    3. Bring a backpack and the equipment listed above; be sure to wear hiking boots.
    4. Enjoy the hike (3.30 hours hike).
    5. Return in Verbier around 4.30 pm.

    Equipment:
    Waterproof and windproof jacket and pants (take old clothes not to bad)
    Winter hiking shoe or rigid snow boot
    Backpack with water bottle, snacks
    Hat and gloves
    Sunglasses

    Snowshoes and sticks are provided by the tourist office at the beginning of the activity.

    Minimum age to participate in the activity: 12 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    All activities organised by the Verbier – Val de Bagnes Tourist Office comply with the protection measures set out by the Federal Office of Public Health and the restrictions imposed by cantonal or federal authorities to fight the spread of COVID-19.
  • Spoken languages

    • English
Rates

Payment methods

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cash
  • Online payment
  • From December 23, 2020 to December 31, 2020
  • From January 1, 2021 to April 21, 2021
  • One price
    25 CHF
  • Details of cancellation:
    No refunds will be given to customers who cancel less than 24 hours before the start of the activity.
  • One price
    25 CHF
  • Details of cancellation:
    No refunds will be given to customers who cancel less than 24 hours before the start of the activity.
Schedules
  • From January 1, 2021
    until April 21, 2021
  • Wednesday
    1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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