The Alps provide an ideal playground for adventure seekers waiting for their next adrenaline boost. The French Alps are home to the mountain range on the eastern border of France, where most valleys will have centres guides and hires that cater for every adventurer. For a wide choice of alpine accomodation visit Peak Retreats.
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Here are some of the Alpine hot spots listed by activity:
Ski some of the world's best resorts in areas such as the 3 Valleys, Maurienne Valley and Mont Blanc.
Les Gets is the mecca for mountain bikers, with Chamonix and Tignes taking a close second for all those more experienced riders.
You can find Canyoning and Hydrospeed in the Chamonix valley, airboating in Serre Chevalier, rafting in Morillon or Samoens and Sailing in the Maurienne valley.
For a challenging and demanding combination of scrambling and climbing rockfaces with man-made courses of pegs and cables, fixed ropes, ladders and hand rails. Try the recommended Via Ferrata in Les Saisies or Aussois.
There are some great climbing spots in Oisans. Try climbing in Les 2 Alpes, where there is also an Adventure Park in nearby Venosc.
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