Saint-Gervais-Mont-Blanc PLAYGROUNDS

There are ūüĆą several playgrounds in Saint-Gervais-Mont-Blanc¬†(and its environs) to keep your little ones entertained . . .

Saint-Gervais-Mont-Blanc centre

Le Jardin du Mont-Blanc 

Saint-Gervais-les-Bains town centre has a delightful, recently renovated playground to keep your little ones active and happy. Located in the ūüĆ≥¬†Jardin du Mont-Blanc, the landscaping around the playground is in itself lovely, with lots of grassy slopes, an old well and bandstand and some well-positioned benches to admire the ūüŹĒ¬†mountain views. The playground has as a theme Le¬†Tramway du Mont-Blanc, and children can play at driving their own tram! There is also a netted swing, a swing for tiny ones, a small trampoline, a climbing frame and a snow-plough feature.

[ good to know: the ūüÖŅÔłŹ 2KM3 multi-storey car park opposite was painted by a group of international street-artists, and is worth exploring! In the summer, just across the road from the playground is the ephemeral bar Esplanade 2KM3, and the excellent ūü•ó La Galeta restaurant!

St Gervais' Jardin du Mont Blanc
Saint-Gervais-les-Bains’ Jardin du Mont-Blanc¬†¬© montblancfamilyfun
address: Jardin du Mont-Blanc, avenue du Mont Paccard, 74170, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains;

ūüÖŅÔłŹ parking: FREE in the multi-storey 2KM3 car park opposite;

Le Fayet

Le Parc Thermal

ūüĆ≥¬†Le Fayet‚Äôs Parc Thermal ¬†has a lovely newly-renovated playground, with ūüí¶¬†Les Thermes as a theme this time, which is outlined in a separate article (see here¬†for more information);

Le Bettex & Mont d’Arbois

Le Bettex summer playground

ūüö° Le Bettex arrival station t√©l√©cabine¬†has a playground . . . but don’t expect to see it in the ‚ĚĄÔłŹ wintertime, as it is dismantled to make way for the ski installations! You can get to this playground by driving or by taking the t√©l√©cabine from Saint-Gervais.

Le Bettex summer playground ©
Mont d’Arbois – parcours ninja

NEW for summer 2021 is ūüĆą the parcours ninja, a 70m long obstabcle course with stunning views of Mont-Blanc! We discovered this playground on a family hike from Le Bettex up to Mont d’Arbois, and my boys LOVED it!

St Nicolas de Véroce

St Nicolas de Véroce has a small playground with lovely views. It is located just behind the bibliothèque (library) and has FREE parking! 

address: route de Saint-Nicolas-de-Veroce, Saint-Nicolas de Véroce, 74170, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains;

ūüŹĒ¬†Plateau de la Croix –¬†we’ve not yet visited this playground, but perhaps a family walk will soon take us this way?

[ good to know  Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Tourist Office has a special booklet available, with all the listings necessary for an active, fun holiday as a family / the booklet also has fun games for children! ]

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