The gorges du Triège in the heart of the Trient Valley – VS

“Orange is the new Green” 🍁🍂🍁🍂🍁🍂🍁🍂🍁 It’s an easy but quite impressive walk specially this time of the year when the jaw-dropping autumnal mosaic of colors surrounds you. From the entrance to the gorge at the road bridge, walk up the various footbridges and slopes as far as the Swiss Federal Railways water intake in […]

Pushing our limits during our first outdoor climbing in Martigny – VS

Learning outdoors’ climbing with Ludivine @vengaescalade was a great first experience 🧗‍♀️ Yesterday we did a 2 hours initiation course and we’ll certainly continue in the future. Ludivine was a fantastic teacher; she’s very experienced and knows how to make it super fun too. We’ve done several times the indoors’ climbing which we enjoy; but the sensation […]

Prison Island in Sion; great fun for young and not so young!!! – VS

A great activity to do when the weather is not inviting. Prison Island in Sion. It’s all about teamwork, physical and mental skills while having great fun. The concept???There are 21 cells, each one a different challenge. You have between 2 and 5 min to complete the challenge and get the maximum score possible. Teams […]

No running engines, no traffic jams: the much-loved holiday resorts of Riederalp, Bettmeralp and Fiescheralp in the Aletsch Arena – VS

The car-free destinations of Bettmeralp, Riederalp and Fiescheralp within the Aletsch Arena and perched high on the sunny Valais plateau and can only be reached by cablecar. These are idyllic and extremely popular villages for family holidays. The mountain landscape and the breathtaking views attract numerous hikers, bikers and trail-runners during summer. We stayed in […]

Defying vertigo as we cross the suspended bridge of Torgon – VS

Over the past ten years, many metal suspended footbridges have been installed in French-speaking Switzerland and in particular in the canton of valais. The construction of metal footbridges is very recent since the vast majority of them have been built since 2010. The only two truly old footbridges are the Niouc footbridge in the Val […]

Discovering Lapierre E-bike Park in Torgon, a little village in Portes du Soleil – VS

The days are getting warmer and now we can access higher altitudes with no more snow; hence the mountain biking season is officially open.🚵‍♀️🚵🚵‍♂️ We visited the very first E-Bike Park in Switzerland! In June 2020, the Portes du Soleil village of Torgon created the first E-Bike Park in Switzerland. The desire is to offer […]

A majestic natural scenery during our hike in Les Crosets – VS

Yesterday, while our boys were skiing, me and my friend went hiking in Les Crosets – Val-d’Illiez (a municipality in the district of Monthey in the canton of Valais). We chose a nice path through the heights of the resort of Les Crosets and the hamlet of Crété Borney. The start is located in front […]