La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc is the toughest international sled dog race in the world. Since 2004, each year, it brings together 20 of the best mushers in the world. They stride 1.000 km in 9 stages through Savoie and Haute Savoie and mount over 30.000 metres, together with 300 Alaskan Huskies and Siberian Huskies.
The 2014 edition will begin on January 11 in Samoëns, in the Grand Massif Ski Area, and will end on January 22 in Haute Maurienne Vanoise.
Mulled wine, tartiflettes, campfires, trapper village, thematic exhibitions and other activities are proposed in 22 ski resorts of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc.
Not to miss : introduction to dog sledding, igloo building, trapper workshops for all visitors!
A lot of access points are planned along the itinerary so that the spectators can come closest in the middle of nature.