Photo Gallery - Summer 2012

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Winter 2012 Photos

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What's New for the 3 Valleys in 2013
Shibboleth Reunion - Edinburgh Festival
White Water Rafting on the Doron River below La Tania
La Tania at the Olympics
The "Magnificent" Seven La Tania Webcams in Summer
Bouc Blanc Race 2012
Barn Conversion for sale in Le Grenier near Bozel
Winter 2012/2013 Lift Pass Prices - Val Thorens opens 24 Nov 2012
New Snow Cannons on Creux
Saulire Cable Car being serviced
Alpine Elements - New Management of Hotel Montana
What do you do in the Summer? The Guest Map
New 360° Virtual Tour of La Tania
New Reberty Chair
La Tania at Euro 2012
La Tania Swimming Pool Being Refurbished
New names for Courchevel Villages - Road signs already vandalized
All the Summer Activities in La Tania for 2012
La Tania locals competing in 10km race in the South West near Capbreton
La Tania-on-Sea
2012 Piste Maps, Resort Maps and Summer Hiking / Biking Maps Updated
Summer Lift Opening Times - La Tania, Courchevel, Méribel
Stevie & Della Congratulations Messages as La Tania hit Donegal…
Courchevel Master Mountain Plan - 16 New Lifts!
Last bits of snow melting in La Tania
The Winter Season 2012 Montage - What a Season!
Summer Life in La Tania




Events through Summer 2012

Every Week in July & August the following activities usually take place:

(The outdoor swimming pool is open every day except Saturday)


Sun: Welcome Drink at 11am, Gondola open

Mon: Water Aerobics, "Course d'orientation"

Tue: Gondola open, evening "smallest" Cabarets Show

Wed: Water Aerobics, Giant BBQ in the Forest in the evening

Thu: Goat Shed & Electro Bus Museum, Gondola open, La Saucisse Giant Tartiflette, Ski Lodge Moules & Frites

Fri: Water Aerobics, Kids Circus & Fencing Show, Alpine Fish n Chips at The Ski Lodge plus live music


Jun 22 - Tignes Summer Skiing area opens for Summer
Jun 29 – Ski Lodge Opening Night for Summer. 5pm Opening Fish n Chip Special. Live Music BYS Rich.


Jul 01 - La Tania Lifts open for Summer (La Tania Gondola Sun, Tue & Thu closed 12:30-13:30)
Jul 07 to 08 - Les 3 Vallées Tout Terrain. Mountain Bike Competitions across The Three Valleys
Jul 07 - Courchevel lifts open (Verdons, Vizelle, Pas de Lac daily except Sat (open all 3VT Weekend)
Jul 11 to 13 - The 18th Drive des Gourmets, Méribel. Golf competitions while enjoying top local food
Jul 13 - Fireworks (usually pretty good and well worth seeing) by the lake in Le Praz
Jul 14 - Fireworks and Party, Bastille Day, French National Day, La Tania
Jul 14 to 15 - ESF Teenag' Games for kids, lots of sports activities, Courchevel 1850
Jul 14 to 21 - Kids Week, La Tania
Jul 21 to 22 - La Madelon Fair, Le Praz
Jul 21 to 28 - Environment Week, La Tania. Hikes, bike routes, check points, games, films & lectures.
Jul 24 - The La Tania Forest Challenge - Orienteering type contest, all welcome, La Tania
Jul 28 to Aug 4 - Well-Being Week, La Tania. Massages, spa trips, aqua gym, fitness courses, etc.


Aug 02 - Bouc Blanc Race: Annual 7km running race up to the Bouc Blanc restaurant, La Tania
Aug 04 to 05 - Courchevel 1650 Fête
Aug 04 to 05 - Fanfoué Fête, Les Allues
Aug 11 to 18 - Wood Week, La Tania
Aug 14 to 15 - Summer Ski Jumping World Cup 2011, Le Praz Ski Jump (our race UP the jump too!)
Aug 15 - Fête des Bûcherons, The Lumberjack Championships, La Tania
Aug 15 – Shop Clearance Sale, Courchevel 1850.
Aug 18 to 19 - Courchevel 1550 Fête .
Aug 20 – La Haute Route Cycle Race. Geneva to Nice with stage finish in Courchevel.
Aug 24 – Golf Show, Méribel.
Aug 24 to 26 – French MTB Championships, Méribel.
Aug 26 – La Frappadingue (Obstacle Race), Courchevel 1850.
Aug ?? - Ski Lodge Closing Party TBC
Aug 31 - Lifts close for Summer


Sep 02 - Tignes Summer Skiing area closes