Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans is also Vénéon Valley is the center of the Massif des Ecrins. The Ecrins National Park covers a large area of the municipality. The summits are the most prestigious there. Chamois, marmots and eagles have a great playground, on the flora is majestic and endless. This corner of Mountain blends wood, alpine meadows, glaciers and sharp rocks and offers an extensive network of marked trails (over 200 km). After the climbers, hikers, nature lovers, the tumultuous torrent Vénéon turquoise invitation to water sports alive.
The museum "Memoirs of Mountaineering"
A Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans, there is a mountain guide from father to son, as in where Pierre Gaspard, the father, was the first to cross the Meije in 1887. Here, the memories of both are roped in the family patrimony and local levels. The job has he changed? So it's no coincidence that the museum Memoirs of Mountaineering planted his standard in the small hilltop village of Valley Vénéon.
The museum is open from June to September from 10am to 12pm and from 14:30 to 18. Other areas of school holidays 14h to 17h.