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Giron

An authentic mountain village at the foot of a pine forest peppered with meadows and viewpoints.

Arrival of the GTJ (long-distance route) for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, but also for mountain biking and horse-riding.

Altitude : from 1,000 to 1,548 m

 

Cross-Country Skiing

6 trails, totalling 60 km, connected to the Hautes-Combes area.

 

Nordic Activities

43 km of trails (4 trails)

 

Leisure activities

Snow-tubing and airboarding

 

Equipment Hire

Mountain Reception Centre (at the Le Renouveau Gironnais association) +33 4 50 59 81 25

 

Professional Musher

Lattitude Nord Nicolas Gosset : http://www.lattitudenordchien-traineau.com/ (+33 4 50 56 24 41 or +33 6 82 05 33 36)

Nicolas also offers “trapper” days

 

Picnic room

Mountain reception centre : +33 4 50 59 81 25

 

Nearby Points of Interest

The Roche Fauconnière (falconer’s rock) in Giron, the Marmites de géants (hollows linked by waterfalls) in Saint-Germain-de-Joux.

Les Pertes de la Valserine (canyon) at Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, the cheese dairy at the Chézery-Forens Abbey.

Lake Genin (where you can skate in winter) in Charix, Le Crêt de Chalam and the Borne au Lion (boundary marker) in Chézery-Forens..

 

Information

www.mairie-giron.fr

Resort info : +33 4 50 48 48 68

Weather info, piste conditions : +33 4 50 59 81 25

 

Webcam

http://m.webcam-hd.com/espace-nordique-jurassien/giron-village

 

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