Sports activities

Road cycling

An undisputed paradise for cycling tourism, Bourg d’Oisans is the departure point for all the legendary ascents from the Tour of France. (Alpe d’huez, Col du Galibier, Col de la Croix de Fer etc.) Numerous training routes.

Mountain biking

Bourg d’Oisans is selected to hold the French VTT championship and World cup event in 2006.

White water sports

Surrounded by mountain streams and rivers, Bourg d’Oisans is an ideal location to indulge in the whole range of white water sports on offer.


Situated on the plains in the middle of its surrounding mountain massif, Bourg d’Oisans lends itself to be a central landing area with a good choice of learning schools.

Equestrian sports

Possibilities for all levels of pony trekking to thoroughbred riding.

Summer skiing

Summer skiing is possible on the Jantres glacier in the 2Alpes, 16km from Bourg d’Oisans.


Annual competitions in september.