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tuesday 16/06Raid VTT, THE film !

saturday 06/04Buiscyclette - 2 & 3 mai 2015 - The MTB and road cycling event for all !

Crazy about MTB, or Tarmac addict ?

2 days route for MTB expert or 10km route for a family ride...

La Buiscyclette is a 100% non competitive event in "Baronnies Provençales" !

Singletracks and beautiful landscapes...

Visit our website to find more informations : routes, exhibitions, programm in Buis les Baronnies, Rosans, Orpierre, and registration :

monday 04/03Hiking, Biking, Horse riding exhibition...Come to Lyon !

Spring is coming...time to prepare your next adventures in the Alps, by foot, by bike or on horse back...

Come to meet Espace Rando during this exhibition in Lyon - Cité Internationale, from the 22 to the 24 of March.

We can advise you on how to organize your next multi-day route or day trips in the Alps... See you soon !

monday 14/01Meet us in Avignon for the 28th "Cheval Passion" exhibition ! - HALL D - Stand 52

Cheval Passion AVIGNON


Come to meet "Espace Rando's team" and our equestrian accommodation on our multiday horse tours, in Hall D, stand 52, Parc des expositions in Avignon, from wednesday 16th to sunday 20th.

We could advise you and help to prepare your next horse riding tour in the Hautes-Alpes!

wednesday 09/01In 2013, Live the multiday "Raid VTT" experience !

Raid VTT

monday 31/12Espace Rando wish you great adventures on our trails in 2013 !

friday 03/08'Reserved Cols': Come and have a go at Chabre...this Monday 6 August!

Cols Réservés

The Chabre mountain with its amazing views, is a hotbed for hand gliding and paragliding. Standing at 1348m and 10km at an average incline of 7% it's also quite a climb. As part of the 'Reserved Cols' programme in partnership with the Comité Departemental du Tourisme,

from 9am - 12pm on Monday the Chabre col will be closed to traffic.Starting from the picturesque roman bridge in the Méouge gorges, the winding road continues until you reach Pomet, then passing through the woods before attacking the last 2 km at an average of 10-12% incline.
For more info.

'Reserved Cols' - Chabre

tuesday 17/07What's happening... in the Buech?!

Balade en crête  typique des Pays du Buëch

Found between the Drôme and the Durance and know as the wild garden of the Hautes-Alpes, the Buëch region is an area dedicated to horse riding, biking and hiking.

Listen again to the 1pm programme on Europe 1 for more information on this unique area (from the 10 min mark)

The Espace Rando Live

monday 16/07Walk under the stars...

Far from the crowded beaches, there is a weekly evening walk like no other in the Buëch region. You can observe the sky with astronomy experts ,  identify stars and planets and watch constellations, all in a unique natural setting with minimal light pollution and outstanding visibility. (1 hour walk, 1.5 hour supervised by professionals). 

After the strain of the walk, you can enjoy an aperitif  followed by locally made soup served with musical accompaniment.

Every Wednesday evening in July and August:

11/07   Saix (Veynois) at 8:45pm

18/07  Beaume (Haut-Buëch)  at 8:45pm

25/07  Sigoyer (in the 04 region near the Motte du Caire) at 8:30pm

1/08 Eyguians  (Laragnais)  at 7:30pm

8/08 Omergues (Vallée du Jabron, Sisteronais) at 8pm

15/08  Lagrand (Orpierrois) at 8pm

22/08  Savournon (Serrois) at 8:30pm

29/08  Rosans (Rosanais) at 7:30pm

Adults : 20 €, 12 to 18 years : 15 €, 6 to 11 years : 5 €, less than 5 years : free


You can buy your tickets at one of the 8 tourism offices in the Buech region:
Sisteron, La Motte du Caire, Laragne, Serres, Orpierre, Rosans, Veynes, Aspres-sur-Buëch.

wednesday 11/07 Sustainable Transport: Free Shuttle to go up Chabre!

From the 10 July to the 2 September 2012 there will be free shuttle rides to the Chabre ridge (You can also reserve a place for your bikes).

The shuttle leaves at 10am and 2.30pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays from the Laragne Toursim Office.

This is a great opportunity to discover the splendid viewpoint . To come back down you can walk (about 3 hours), bike or parachute!

Those who take the morning shuttle can also take the shuttle back down at 3.30pm.

However, those taking the shuttle at 2.30 pm will have to make their own way down.

Free of charge, reservation at the Laragne Tourism Office required. Tel

friday 01/06Spotted...the Peony!

As an added bonus to a beautiful trip, you also have the chance to see one of these magnificent Peonies.

Bust you'll have to hurry as there is only one more week before the end of the flowering season. (They a protected species, so are not to be picked).  A clue as to their'll find them on the no. 19 and no. 10 mountain bike circuit in the Méouge area and by making  a 1 km detour south west from the no. 10 hiking route 'Les Avens'.

Over to you!

tuesday 14/02NEW Haut-Buëch Hiking guidebook

Whether you are discovering the Haut-Buëch for the first time, or if you are a regular, this book is for you.

13 hikes for all abilities with reference sheets illustrated with photos, short texts on chose themes as well as detailed descriptions. Get yourself a copy by going to the Haut-Buëch tourism office in Aspres-sur-Buech or by clicking on Haut-Buech hikes here.

NOUVEAU Topo-guide sur le Haut-Buëch !
You can find our whole range of guidebooks on our 'maps and guidebooks' page.

monday 16/01Saddle up for a ride 'Between villages and local flavours of the region"....

After doing the northem loop come and ride 'Between villages and local flavours of the region', a 2-6 multi-day hack, where you can gallop and wake up your taste buds.

You can find all the route information, maps, accommodation and all the secrets of this second multi-day hack in the Hautes-Alpes on our horse riding page.


friday 09/12New video online....


Here is the latest episode from the VTOPO CREW. What a beautiful end to the year in the Buech (Riou and Jubéo areas) with a visit from the magazine Adrénaline and their film crew.
Find all our videos here here.

    365 D9 from Éditions VTOPO on Vimeo.

friday 18/11Quiet and....action!

Préparatifs dans la forêt de Jubéo
preparing gear in the Jubéo forest
Dans la descente du Col de Colombier...
Downhill trail from Colombier col
1 Tyro pour gagner les gorges du Riou...
A zip line into the Riou gorges

Yesterday, in the lead roles: 1 forest in the heart of the Jubéo Circle and the famous Riou gorges, 3 talented riders, 2 camera crews from VTOPO and Adrénaline magazine (and film crew) under and in the trees!  A video to make you want to come back for more mountain biking in the Buech!

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