Possible sports activities

Trekking: Close by you can find the G.R. 5 (Grand Randonnée = long distance hiking), restored roman trails, the Regional Park Le Queyras, and the National Parc Les Ecrins.

Rock climbing:
The ideal rock wall for children to begin with rock climbing is situated only 200 meters away. Within 15 minutes driving distance by car, there are a dozen climbing areas for all levels. Within 30 or 40 minutes by car, the bigger and more known climbing areas like Ailefroide, Lautaret and Ubaye can be found.

Via Ferrata:
15 Via Ferratas for different levels can be found within a range of 25 kilometers from Les Pasques.

Close by, you can climb five cols known from the Tour de France: Lautaret, Galibier, Izoard, Vars and Bonette.`

V.T.T. (Mountain bike): Starting from Les Pasques, there are many different mountain bike trails to take.

White water: On the rivers Guil, Durance and Ubaye, white-water activities can be experienced (rafting, kayak, hairboat, hotdog).

Wintersports: The winter sports resorts of Vars, Risoul, Puy St Vincent, Pelvoux, Serre Chevalier, Les Orres, Crevoux and Ceillac together with Cross Country skiing and snowshoeing trails, can be found no more than 20 kilometers from Les Pasques.

For children: Les Pasques is a natural playground. In summer they can swim in the creek nearby, the communal pool or the several ponds. In winter, the snow gives new possibilities like making snowmen, go sledding and make snow angels.

Whitewater kayak on the rivers of the Hautes Alpes

Sports activities

Bartjan is a qualified river guide and works in the entire alpine region. Based in Les Pasques, Bartjan organizes daytrips and multi-day trips for all levels (beginning through advanced) in:

Rafting with family or friends

White-water rafting


Stand up paddle


Stand up paddle
Air boat












sea kayak