At less than a hour drive from the off-piste ski resort of La Grave - La Meije, you will find two internationally renowned resorts. As a result, a day trip from La Grave, could be an option to discover new skiing area and viewpoints.
On the other hand, in summer, you could go adventuring on different hikes in Oisans as for instance, around Venosc, St Christophe-en-Oisans and la Bérarde or at l'Alpe d'Huez and les 2 Alpes.
Indeed, many more amusing activities await around the Meije county!
Only 50 minute drive from La Grave, there is a resort of 250 km of downhill ski slopes and 55km of cross country ski slopes. And away from the crowd of the famous l'Alpe d'Huez, you can discover the authentic villages around such as Auris-en-Oisans, Oz-en-Oisans and many more who kept their genuine cultural traditions and architecture alive... Moreover in summer, you can enjoy different sport activities like hiking, cycling, paragliding, horse riding and those are only a short selection. But in addition to enjoying outdoor activities, you can also find cultural and relaxing activities to make your stay even more delightful.
A true paradise on earth to ski with its 410 hectares of marked slopes and it is only 30 minutes away from La Grave - La Meije. During your stay at la Grave, enjoy a little excursion to slide from the glacier, situated at an altitude of 3600m, down to the Mont de Lans village at 1300m above sea level. Likewise in La Grave, Les 2 alpes is one of the highest ski resorts in Europe!
Furthermore, les 2 Alpes is one of the rarest summer destination in Europe where it is still possible to ski. But more importantly, in summer, the ski resort changes its colours to become a real heaven for everyone that likes all type of mountain biking disciplines and for hikers, who will get the chance to see breathtaking views from above.
In between Hautes-Alpes (La Grave and Villar d'Arène), Isère and Savoie; the Oisans massif offers a great diversity in terms of activities to experience during your stay here. Indeed, Oisans is a blend between wonderful landscapes, thrilling adventures and relaxing moments. Huge untamed and rugged places within easy reach to find peace and quiet is totally possible.
Located in the middle between north and south of the Alps, it is a real chance to enjoy the sun all year round. Enjoy the many ski resorts and essential places, as for instance Lauvitel Lake, the Véneon Valley, the Emparis plateau, the White Peak and many mythical passes to explore either in summer or in winter.