Chalet Tarine

Character chalet in the heart of beautiful

Les Échines-Dessous, a village which maintains its authentic alpine charm yet still has easy access to some of the best skiing and cycling in France.

There are numerous white-water activities on the River Isère  at the base of  the Tarentaise Valley in Bourg Saint Maurice just a short drive from Chalet Tarine.  There are 5 types of white-water sports:

- Rafting

- Canyoning

- Riverboarding

- Canoeing

- Paddle surfing


Explore all the rivers natural beauty and  variety whilst experiencing the true thrills and spills of the Isère rapids.


Several rafting companies organise white-water sports as half-day or full-day excursions on the fantastic river Isère along with the canyons of the Savoie and Haute Savoie.


Whether you’re on your own, in a group, with a partner or the family, the river is a multi-faceted setting for everyone to have an unforgettable experience.


White Water Rafting  

Isère River - Bourg Saint Maurice

White Water Rafting is the most accessible whitewater sport and adrenalin junkies, outdoor sports lovers or first timers always adore it!


The Haute Isère is the most exciting river for rafting in France: kids can have fun exploring the area whilst the more courageous can hurtle down fast-flowing streams and gorges.


Hydrospeed or Riverboard is the technical activity par excellence and the white-water sport for true adrenalin junkies. Riverboarding lessons are available for good swimmers aged 13 and over.  Spend a half-day on the Isère and start the lesson on a lake before you take to the rapids. Exercises in flipper swimming, kayak rolling, surfing and playboating are provided for a unique adventure on this awesome river.

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