Whether you are an elite cyclist, a novice triathlete or a hiking enthusiast, at an altitude of 1200m and based in the heart of the French Alps, Chalet le 4 is ideally located to serve as the base for your training camp or outdoor holiday.
With the Aravis mountain chain as a backdrop and located at the foot of the Col de la Colombière, anyone looking for some challenging terrain to enjoy the outdoors need not go far! However, the ‘Vallée du Bouchet’ itself is a relatively flat valley allowing for an easy ride or hike back to Chalet le 4 or an excellent opportunity to enjoy a run or walk without too much climbing and descending.
Both avid athletes, the owners of Chalet le 4 and your hosts Eva and Piet Hein, have developed and built Chalet le 4 with sportive people in mind. When staying in Chalet le 4 you will find that not only the on-site facilities have been tailored to meet all demands of outdoor and sports enthusiasts, but also the catering and the accommodation itself will enable you to make the most out of your training camp or sportive holiday.
100th Tour de France
The village of Le Grand Bornand will again be welcoming the Tour de France! On 19th of July the 100th Tour de France will take the riders from the famous Alpe d’Huez to Le Grand Bornand. This promises to be an epic stage of 204km that includes three of the most famous cols in the history of the Tour de France. Before heading to Paris for the final stage on Sunday 21st of July, the 20th stage of the Tour will start in Annecy, loop around Lake Annecy and finish in Semnoz on Saturday 20th of July.
To celebrate the Tour de France visiting Le Grand Bornand, Chalet le 4 will be organising the Trisports.com/Chaletle4 Exclusive Tour de France Camp from 13th – 20th of July. If you are interested in an unbelievable week of cycling and watching the Tour de France, please click here or contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Sunday the 7th of July amateur cyclists will be able to participate in the “Etappe”: the 130km stage around Lake Annecy.
In addition, Chalet le 4 will be organising several triathlon training weeks during 2013 in which the abovementioned stages of the Tour de France will feature as well. Please feel free to check out our triathlon training weeks page or contact us through email@example.com for more information.