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Sierre Zinal

Sierre Zinal 2020 Sierre Zinal est la première course de montagne de ce genre, organisée pour la première fois en 1974. Elle est donc la doyenne des grandes épreuves de montagne d’Europe La Course Sierre-Zinal, aussi appelée la Course des cinq 4000, a souvent été...

Reportage TF1 sur le Valais

Reportage TF1 sur le Valais Considéré comme l’un des plus beaux cantons de Suisse, Le Valais a été à l’honneur pendant quelques minutes pour cinq millions de téléspectateurs lors du «20 heures » de TF1 le soir du mercredi 29 juillet En effet, ce soir-là le journal...

Valais: Bon 100 francs

Valais: Bon 100 francs Extraordinary times require extraordinary ideas. The press communiqué issued by the Canton of Valais on 17 June 2020 came as a big surprise. In it, the canton announces a very special campaign to revive tourism in the Valais. Every guest who...

Chez Florioz, Grimentz

Chez Florioz – not to be missed even in Summer  In winter, it is an absolute must to stop by FLorioz after skiing – however, the short visits quickly turn into long ones – it is so wonderfully entertaining to sit on the terrace and let the day and people pass...

Mrs Miggins: Clean and Safe

Mrs Miggins: Clean and Safe Panoramas de cartes postales, lacs cristallins, lignes de chemin de fer spectaculaires, air frais des montagnes, villages tranquilles – voilà ce qui rend la Suisse si unique. Mais en ces temps de turbulences, la Suisse excelle...

Cabane des Becs de Bossons

Cabane des Becs de Bossons: Like on another planet Often we have the feeling of living in Grimentz far away from what keeps the world in suspense. But this feeling is not comparable to anything when we set out to dive into a completely different world: Welcome to the...

Christmas market in Grimentz

Les Féeries à Grimentz Déjà traditionnel depuis plus de 15 ans, le marché de Noël de Grimentz attire les amis de l’Avent de tout le Valais pendant le 3ème week-ends en décembre Lorsque la neige est présente , il reigne une magie très spéciale dans l’air....

Neige croquante et grand soleil

Neige croquante et grand soleil 5 mois de neige garantis – c’est le slogan pour lequel Grimentz est connu en hiver. Est-ce qu’il y aura 5 1/2 cette saison Les bases en ont déjà été posées à la mi-novembre. Et ce week-end, la cerise du gâteau a été...

New ski lifts in Grimentz

New ski lifts in Grimentz The major asset of this new winter season The promise of a new ski lifts in Grimentz had already delighted skiers a few months ago: the Grimentz-Zinal ski lifts company are promising even less waiting at the bottom of some pistes and on...

Grand-Raid 2019

Grand-Raid 2019 Anlässlich der 30 Ausgabe des Mountainbikerennens Grand Raid wurde dieses Jahre der wachsenden Gemeinde der Ebikefans Rechnung getragen. Da ich nach anfgänglichem Zögern nun auch seit 2 Jahren zu dieser Fangemeinde zähle, habe ich es mit nicht nehmen...

Les Géraniums de Grimentz

Opération Géraniums « Grimentz – village pittoresque et fleuri » « Grimentz – Géranium et neige fraiche » Avec ces slogans, Grimentz a conquis le cœur des touristes dans les années 80 et adhère depuis 2016 à l’association des plus beaux villages de...

Hier gibt es sie, die wirkliche Alpenfrische

Hier gibt es sie, die wirkliche Alpenfrische Mutet es nicht merkwürdig an, wenn Seife, Waschmittel oder Raumerfrischer mit Alpenfrische identifiziert werden sollen? Doch auf 1600m über dem Stadtlärm und der Hitzewelle gibt es die Alpenfrische zum Erleben und...

Spring skiing in Grimentz

Spring skiing in Grimentz – Fresh snow and long days with plenty of sunshine With 300 days of sunshine a year and the highest slopes in Switzerland, the Valais is the perfect region for the snow sports spring feeling even in the late Easter holidays this year....

Champéry : Un lac pour une neige garantie

Champéry: un lac pour assurer le ski en hiver La société de remontées mécaniques de Champéry va prochainement bénéficier d’une retenue collinaire gigantesque sous forme d’un lac à afin de garantir l’enneigement de la station. Un investissement estimé à 12...

Sommer in den Bergen dews Val d’Anniviers

(English below) So wie das Rhonetal, das mit 300 Tagen Sonnenschein im Jahr für sich wirbt so wird auch das Val D’Anniviers von vielen Stunden Sonne verwöhnt.  Doch viele Stunden Sonnenschein machen noch keinen Sommer. So stellten wir uns in diesem Jahr wiederholt die...

Bike and Sound excitement

Bike and Sound August is here and people are loving the amazing weather we have been blessed with so far. So many activites to do here in Les Mountains, so whats the next big thing happening in Champery? The one and only Bike &Sound ! Imagine this, bikes, music,...

Opération Géranium

Une histoire de géranium Lorsque Grimentz construisit sa première église en 1831, on raconte que les dames du village étaient tellement contentes de ne plus descendre à Vissoie, qu’elles commencèrent à garder des plantes sur leur blacon pour décorer...

Living in a Tourist Town

There are many things interesting about living in a place where others come for a vacation. I can always tell it is high season by simply going to the Coop, the supermarket of the village and seeing the usually bare shelves so full, they are almost over flowing. When...

Stormy Mountain Weather

Living in the mountains is a very interesting experience. You are in a what seems to be small confined area, yet everyday I find myself taking a new turn on a road I have never been on before, as well as checking the weather several times a day. Why? Because in the...

20th Rue Artisanale

Champery is excited for the 20th Rue Artisanale this year. I love this market. It is one of my favorites because not only to you get to experience a bunch of new yummy homemade treats and cool products for your home, you also get to meet the people behind them and ask...

Chalet les Rahâs by Mrs Miggins

Chalet les Rahâs by Mrs Miggins, video presentation Click on this youtube link and Visit phase 1 of our project “Le Chalet les Rahâs by Mrs Miggins” with this aerial and terrestrial video that presents a virtual tour the exterior and interior of Chalet les Rahâs. The...

Multiple Activities with our Multi Pass

http://www.miggins.ch/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/multipass.mp4 This time of year up here in the Alps is so beautiful. As all the snow is melting away and the sun is shining, the gorgeous lush alps really come to life. It almost feels like you live in a post card the...

Summer in the Alps

Well its that time again, sun is shining, flowers are blooming and the snow is gone. So now what do we do if we can’t ski you ask? Here in Champery we are so lucky to have plenty outdoor activities to enjoy, here are a few ideas to keep you busy in this beautiful...

Rally du Chablais celebrates its 15th year

Champery is always excited to host the Rally du Chablais, and this year is the big 15! The fast car race brings quite and ambiance to this small quaint village. Starting off with the first pass at 8:15 am, check out the daring drivers who do the tour all the way to...

2018 is the year of the bike in Beautiful Switzerland

More and more people are choosing to spend their holidays on 2 wheels these days. And what a place to do it in the rolling Alps. The Swiss national Tourism board has made this summer `The Year Of The Bike`   summer campaign on cycling, and Mrs Miggins is excited to...

Come and Experience the Winter Fairy Tale

  Thick white snowflakes that transform the landscape into a blossom white carpet and silence that soothes our ears. How enchanted the world seems to us. Over the past years quite often this was only a short dream as the snow was melting too fast. But...

Baby its cold outside…

By Sheri Snow is here, the air is crisp and the soup is on. It almost feels like summer was just here a short moment ago. So now what? How do we adapt to winter? Take out your winter jackets and warm fuzzy boots and try a few of these ideas to enjoy blasting into...

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