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Bureau des guides de la Vallée des Belleville

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We are part of the Vanoise guide company and we chose to work in this beautiful valley for the love of this unique place. The wide open spaces and off-piste routes are sublime.


High mountain guide and climbing instructor for over 15 years, curious and enthusiastic, I like to climb, slide, fly, walk … and above all always find a pretext to go and discover or rediscover together the mountains and the wide open spaces that surround


After a childhood in the middle of the mountains, I am now an aspiring guide and climbing instructor. Having gone through the ski mountaineering competition, I would know how to adapt to all your projects. Reassuring and versatile, I will be happy to guid


I am a guide, ski instructor and also paragliding instructor. Lovers of the great outdoors, I like to share my passion for the mountains in these different areas. Here, in the 3 valleys, the playground is unique and I am happy to help you discover it.


I am a jack of all trades: skier, mountaineer, climber and above all globetrotter. After a brief career as a researcher, I now fully devote myself to my first job as a mountain guide. I want to discover new people and I like to share the secrets of our mo

Benjamin COURANT

Native of the Pyrenees then defector in the Alps, I am enjoying myself today in my profession of guide. The 3 valleys have incredible potential which means that two days will never be the same. This is what attracted me to the Belleville valley that I wou

François GRAIN

High mountain guide and ski instructor in the 3 valleys for 30 years, I am passionate about traveling and discovering new territories.


I have been a mountain guide and ski instructor for more than 30 years in Val Thorens. Freeride and ski touring is a real passion for me and I practice this activity everywhere in Europe and further in Norther hemisphere.


High mountain guide and passionate about skiing, climbing and mountaineering, I will be pleased to share with you beautiful days in the 3 valleys or elsewhere and to make you discover the wild corners that surround us.

Gaby JAY

A native of the valley, a guide and instructor in the Belleville area for a long time, I know every nook and cranny of our beautiful mountains. I’m always happy to keep playing it with my clients.


High mountain guide in the 3 valleys for many years, I am ready to help you discover the remote parts of these beautiful mountains in complete safety.

Olivier GANDY

I am a mountain guide and ski instructor, I live in a small village in the Belleville valley. An engineer by training, mountains and skiing allow me today to share my passion for nature, the great outdoors, the discovery of our environment throughout the