Snowshoe hike

Snowshoe hike

Downhill skiing

Downhill skiing

Cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiing

Touring skiing

Touring skiing

Hiking

Hiking

Nature rally

Nature rally

Rap jump

Rap jump

Rock climbing

Rock climbing

Canyoning

Canyoning

Paragliding - Tandem flight

Paragliding - Tandem flight

Mountain biking

Mountain biking

  • Snowshoe hike
  • Downhill skiing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Touring skiing
  • Hiking
  • Nature rally
  • Rap jump
  • Rock climbing
  • Canyoning
  • Paragliding - Tandem flight
  • Mountain biking
  • Snowshoe hike

    Far from the crowds and busy ski slopes, immerse yourself in the relaxing world of the mountains in winter. The snowshoe hike combines contemplation, revitalisation and sport.
    The hotel and Grand Saint-Bernard surroundings offer you a multitude of varied itineraries in harmony with nature and conducive to taking a break from the stress of everyday life. The experience is further enhanced by the stunning views of the surrounding mountain glaciers and high alpine peaks.
    From short family outings to full day, sporty hikes, everything is possible according to the season and your wishes.
    We can suggest you hikes, snowshoe renting or professional guide hiring.

    Isabelle's choice:
    « Far from the frenzy of the pistes, I like to follow the paths and look at nature, especially animal tracks. Under the snow, the forest seems like a sleeping palace. I relax and take exercise at the same time, it’s a perfect combination.»

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, families, individuals.
    Period: December to April (depending on snow conditions).
    Location: surrounding areas of our hotel and Pays du Saint-Bernard.
    All levels.
    Equipment: winter clothes and shoes.

    Prices for guided hike:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.
  • Downhill skiing

    Located at less than half an hour’s drive from our hotel, the St-Bernard ski resorts (La Fouly, Champex-Lac and Vichères) are a real treasure for all levels. Far from the crowds, these relaxed, family-centred resorts offer you guaranteed snow cover all winter.
    >>More information<<.

    Just as near, Verbier opens the doors of the 4 Valleys to you: over
    400 km of pistes between 1500 and 3300m and a number of freeride
    routes. the paradise for mountain enthusiasts!
    >>More information<<.

    Good deal for this winter:
    For each stay at Montagne Alternative, you can get the PASS Saint-Bernard with more than 15 activities included in the Pays du St-Bernard.
    For this winter you can enjoy activities like alpine skiing, cross-crountry skiing, ice-skating, swimming-pool, ice climbing, public transports...
    You can get it from CHF 29.-/day in winter (and also CHF 9.-/day in summer).
    >>More information<<.
  • Cross-country skiing

    Back to nature, explore at your own pace. Two techniques:
    Classic: the easiest for beginners, put the skis in the tracks, push and slide!
    Skating: a lot more physical, you push off onto one foot and then the other, sliding and gaining speed quickly. A fun activity to do with a partner or in a group.
    >>More information<<.

    Good deal for this winter:
    For each stay at Montagne Alternative, you can get the PASS Saint-Bernard with more than 15 activities included in the Pays du St-Bernard.
    For this winter you can enjoy activities like alpine skiing, cross-crountry skiing, ice-skating, swimming-pool, ice climbing, public transports...
    You can get it from CHF 29.-/day in winter (and also CHF 9.-/day in summer).
    >>More information<<.
  • Touring skiing

    Discover the mountains in another way with this increasingly popular alpine activity. Put your touring skis on and enjoy the exceptional scenery during your walk up and your sensational descents.
    Trails of all levels are accessible from our hotel.
    This sport combines physical effort, adrenaline and contemplation, all in a peaceful, natural environment.
    If you would like to be supervised, we can hire a mountain guide for your outing.

    Ludovic’s choice:
    « L’Entremont is a ski touring paradise thanks to the unspoilt nature and the landscape. Starting from the barns, you can make tracks on virgin slopes, across forests of hundred year-old larch, in the coombs or high up on Les Combins and other legendary peaks.»

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, individuals.
    Period: December to May (according to the snow conditions).
    Location: around our hotel and Pays du Saint-Bernard.
    Equipment : winter clothes and shoes, skis and seal skins
    All levels.

    Prices for guided outing:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.
  • Hiking

    Take a closer approach to nature during a mountain hike on the many trails of our region. Commeire and the Grand Saint-Bernard region offer you the unique experience of peace, far from the crowds, allowing you to connect with your inner self. The calm surroundings are conducive to encounters with the local wildlife. You will be plunged into deep contemplation by the incredible panorama of the Mont Blanc mountain range and the Valais Alps.
    From short family outings to full day, sporty hikes, you can adapt your hike according to the season and your wishes.
    If you would like to hike by your own, we can suggest you hiking guidebooks, available at our reception.
    If you would like a guided hike, we can book for you a professional guide.

    Carole's choice:
    « After a long week at work, what I liked here was to go off all day without any trace of civilisation and immerse myself in an unspoilt natural environment. The only living things we came across were eagles, groundhogs, deer and other mountain animals. »

    Details:
    For: groups, companies, families, individuals.
    Period: April to November.
    Location: around our hotel and Pays du Saint-Bernard.
    Equipment: walking shoes and comfortable clothing.

    Prices for a guided hike:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.
  • Nature rally

    Discover our entertaining and convivial nature rally with friends, family or colleagues.
    In groups or teams, equipped with a road book, you will walk throughout the whole of the village and on the surrounding paths to meet the different tasks ahead of you.
    Knowledge of the region, an active course and workshops using your senses will all require creativity, agility and reflection.
    During the course, you can admire all of the cultural and natural riches on our doorstep.

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, families, individuals.
    Duration: from 2 to 3 hours.
    Period: all the year round.
    From 6 persons up.
    Spoken languages: French, English, German.
    Location: around our hotel.
    Equipment: walking shoes and comfortable clothing.

    Prices for a guided hike:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.
  • Rap jump

    Thrill seekers, come and be tempted to try this unique outdoor activity in the heart of nature.
    It takes place on a dam in the Grand Saint-Bernard valley, supervised by qualified, high mountain guides.
    In a horizontal position, wearing a hang-glider harness, you will abseil into empty space. Being totally secured from the bottom, you will control your own speed of descent. All of which will help you conquer any fear of heights!

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, families, individuals.
    Duration: half-day.
    Period: April to October.
    From 6 persons up.
    Spoken languages: French, English, German.
    Location: Bourg Saint Pierre (20 minute drive from our hotel).
    Equipment: comfortable clothes, walking shoes.

    Prices:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.

    Activity in partnership with No Limits Canyon www.nolimitscanyon.ch.
  • Rock climbing

    Discover another approach to the mountains by exceeding your personal limits in majestic surroundings. Our Grand Saint-Bernard Valley offers a multitude of locations suitable for this sport.
    Braving this adventure you will discover a passionate sport requiring physical condition, concentration and coordination.
    If you would like to do this activity by your own, we can recommend you climbing areas in our region.
    If you would like to be supervised by a mountain guide, we can hire one for you.

    Sarah's choice
    « I feel fantastic when I climb! I try to be at one with the rock. The view from the top is always more beautiful and satisfying.»

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, families, individuals.
    Period: April to November.
    Location: Pays du Saint-Bernard.

    Prices for a supervised activity:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.
  • Canyoning

    Join a refreshing, safe adventure in the heart of the millennium gorges found in various sites of the Valais! No previous experience is needed to have fun sliding down the natural toboggans and enjoy crystal clear pools.
    You will be provided with a neoprene wetsuit and life jacket and you may choose between different levels of difficulty. This fun, family activity is available to children over 9 years.

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, families, individuals.
    Duration: half-day or full day.
    Period: April to October.
    From one person up.
    Spoken languages: French, English, German.
    Location: various places in Valais region.
    Equipment: a bathing costume and a change of clothes, shoes for water.

    Prices:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.

    Activity in partnership with No Limits Canyon www.nolimitscanyon.ch.
  • Paragliding - Tandem flight

    Live the dream of Icarus and fly like a bird over the mountain peaks and forests of the Valais Alps. Discover this air sport in complete safety, supervised by a qualified Instructor. No previous experience or level of fitness is required for the flight. After take-off, simply sit and enjoy the wonderful sensations of paragliding.
    A walk and flight over Commeire may also be combined if you choose.

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, families, individuals.
    Duration: 1 flight or half-day.
    Period: all the year round.
    From 1 to 6 persons.
    Location: Verbier and Pays du Saint-Bernard.
    Equipment: Summer: comfortable clothes and trainers / Winter: warm/ski clothes, with or without skis.

    Prices:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.
  • Mountain biking

    Combine adrenaline, physical effort and contemplation with this popular alpine activity for couples, individuals and groups. Follow an adventure along local paths, through typical villages, on the hillsides or steep tracks.
    Our hotel is the departure point for numerous trails and itineraries for all levels of fitness and experience.
    We can recommend you mountain bike trails around our hotel.
    If you would like to be supervised, we can hire a guide for you.

    Martin's choice:
    « On a mountain bike you can go further than on foot, while combining high excitement with physical effort. Go to Bourg-St-Pierre over the ridges above Commeire, taking refreshment at the Cabane de Mille and returning on one of the tricky tracks across mountain pastures and through forest zones. »

    Details:
    For: companies, groups, families, individuals.
    Period: April to November.
    Location: around our hotel and Pays du Saint-Bernard.
    Mountain bike renting possible in the area.

    Prices for guided ride and renting:
    On request, please contact us to get an offer.
  • Snowshoe hike
  • Downhill skiing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Touring skiing
  • Hiking
  • Nature rally
  • Rap jump
  • Rock climbing
  • Canyoning
  • Paragliding - Tandem flight
  • Mountain biking