La Grande Odyssée VVF is also the story of a dream. The dream of a great adventure that would cross our alpine massifs.

La Grande Odyssée VVF is since it’s first edition in January 2005, the annual event of the dog sled race in Europe. It is the most demanding stage race in a unique alpine setting in the world
Each year it brings together more than 65 mushers and their 600 dogs, from all over Europe, in the stunning landscapes of Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.
It is more than 50 000 spectators who live every year a unique experience, in 20 stations decorated for the occasion, by attending La Grande Odyssée VVF.



The 20th edition will be held from January 13 to 25, 2024


To consult the ranking of previous editions, click here

To consult the beautiful images, click here

To see the mushers of the 19th edition, click here