Bresse has a magical natural heritage in winter.
It is located in the heart of the National Vosges Ballons Park which has twenty winter sports resorts and many cross-country trails to admire the fauna and the Vosges forests. You can make quiet Nordic walks since Lispach and admire the scenery or for the more sportsmen head to the Champis (50km track) or Gerardmer and Xonrupt (5100km track).
For downhill skiing, you have 3 ski areas: area of Bresse-Hohneck, one of Bresse-Lispach and Bresse Brabant.
You can also go to La Bresse Snow kite on the Vosges peaks to surf between sky and snow.
To discover these snowy areas, make snowshoeing and discover the massif of Hohneck. Guides are available from the Bresse Tourist Office.
Tobogganing or sledding are also pleasures that you can share with family side of Champdray for the joys of winter sports in the forest.
You also have a winter amusement park for children as young as 2 years, the Wiidoo Gliss. You will practice there of traditional sledding, snowboarding, snow tubing and snowshoeing on educational trails for children over 4 years.
Sleigh rides are organized with oxen with a farmer to discover the mountain paths of yesteryear and today.
In Val d'Ajol, another way of sliding on snow is practiced by combining riding and skiing: The skijoring. An old Vosges farm the Domaine Clos Lery offers this fun activity with feelings guaranteed.
After all these experiences you find the evening around a fire in authentic places. Hotel valleys in La Bresse will charm you with its family atmosphere and mountain or the charming Hotel Les Buttes Ventron located in the mountains where the heat and the Vosges welcome await you.
Other more unusual accommodations can also be suggested as the Nid des Vosges in Champdray. You will be comfortable in a wellbeing huts in the trees surrounded by nature and quiet. Also test the Bol d'air hotel in Bresse where you will stay in the forest in cozy huts.
So for a long stay or a week-end enjoy the Vosges country during the winter season !!