Archives de l’année : 2008

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He had warned in late October: 35 cm of snow fell on house, However melted two days later. But since last weekend, winter is there and there. And the sun in late November did not even turn the powder layer. To improve the sublayer, It is planned in principle […]


Of 20 the 23 August Transmaurienne stands in the valley of the Arvan. This mountain bike race to stage stopped today Albiez, along with, this afternoon, a step around the cottage. Here are some photos taken during the course.

Summer, Freewheeling Albiez!

After the Critérium du Dauphiné, Today was held the cyclo Arvan-Villards. The great journey passed by the cottage. The details of The 23 July, Tour de France passes bridge Belleville (4km to the gite), before crossing the Iron Cross and the Alpe d'Huez. It promises sports! ( […]

Early summer sun

Although some storms have passed today, the sun came out for twenty days. It allows you to enjoy the surroundings: -landscape: -ballads: -cycling, -and swimming at the water neck mollard… The water is super good: much hotter than Britain!

Passage criterion in Belleville

They went yesterday, on time, bridge Belleville. At this point, down the road: ca flies! They then continued the climb of Coix Iron, where it should not get hot, despite the sun filtering through veils Cloudy. On arrival at the Toussuire, c’est un […]

Cycling: Critérium du Dauphiné

Advice to cyclists and amateur cycling races: The criterion of the Dauphiné Libéré passes near the house Saturday 14 June!In the penultimate stage, Morzine-la Toussuire, caravan climbed the neck of the Iron Cross from St Jean de Maurienne, before passing the Glandon, de redescendre à la Chambre et de remonter à […]

Opening of the Iron Cross

Good news to start: the Col de la Croix de Fer is open to traffic from the 16 more 2008. Ideal for ski touring, cycling, or simply the pleasure of staying in the heart of mountain landscapes! Reverse against, Col du Glandon is still closed (les derniers virages coté […]