On Monday, January 17, 2022 will be held the departure of the 9th stage “Aussois” of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2022 presented by Tomojo, first stage of the Aésio Trophy.


Practical information :

  • Start : 2pm – 3:30pm
  • Starting point : Aussois – Front de Neige
  • Distance : 26km
  • Difference in altitude : 950mD+ / 950mD-
  • Arrival : 3:50 pm – 5:30 pm
  • Arrival place : Aussois – Front de Neige


How to follow the mushers on the course?

Place yourself in the heart of the race to observe the mushers and their faithful companions in action.

  • 2:55pm – 3:55pm : Passage to the Monolith of Sardières (snowshoe access)
  • 3:05pm – 4:05pm : Passage on the plateau of Sardières – Nordic Center (car access)
  • 3:25pm – 4:40pm : Passage to the Croix d’Aussois (car access)


Activities in the village of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc :

© Romain Tissot



Activities are proposed from 1pm on the departure area to entertain young and old.

Podium : 3.50 pm – 5.30 pm





More about the resort of Aussois :

You have family in Vanoise: it awaits you every year in Aussois, in a friendly, lively, authentic and preserved village resort at the gates of the Vanoise National Park. Breathtaking sites between forest, lakes, summits, forts of Esseillon… To know more about the resort, click here.


How can I follow the race from home?

📲 Come follow the start live on our social networks (Facebook, Instagram) @GrandeOdyssee from 2pm.

📍 Follow your favorite mushers with GPS tracking : www.grandeodyssee.com/en/gps-tracking

💻 Tomorrow, follow La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2022 on your screens. Many french media are broadcasting this great adventure, find the broadcasting program here.


Health protocol:

For the 18th edition of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc to take place in the best possible conditions, a valid health pass is required for adults and children over 12 years and 2 months to access the start and finish site of the race.

On these sites, wearing a mask is also mandatory for adults and children from 6 years old during the whole event.


📲 We hope to meet you on one of the stages of this 18th edition of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc ! To have all the information about today’s stage, go to La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc’s social networks: Facebook and/or Instagram.