Legal Notices

Pays des Écrins

Please read the different terms of use for this website carefully before browsing the pages.

When connecting to the website, you accept these terms without reserve. In accordance with Article 6 of Law No. 2004-575 dated 21 June 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, responsibility for this website is held by:

Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins

6 avenue de Vallouise

05120 L’Argentière-la-Bessée

SIRET number:  824 516 439 000 18
Editorial manager: Bisiaux Juliettte

Telephone: +33 (0)492233517 – Fax: +33 (0)492233517

Host: OVH
2 rue Kellermann – BP 80157 59053 ROUBAIX CEDEX 1

Address: 18 Boulevard Maréchal Lyautey, 17000 La Rochelle

Terms of use: 
This website uses several computer languages (HTML, HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, etc.), to offer greater comfort and more pleasant graphics. We recommend using recent browsers such as Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.

The Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins uses all the means available to ensure that its websites provide reliable information and updates. Nonetheless, errors and omissions may occur. The web user should therefore check with the Office du Tourisme Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins that the information is accurate and report any changes to the website that they consider useful.  The Office du Tourisme Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins is in no way liable for the use made of this information, or for any direct or indirect damage that may result from it.

The website may request that you accept cookies for statistical and display purposes. A cookie is a piece of information placed on your hard drive by the server of the website you are visiting. It contains data that is stored on your computer in a simple text file that a server can access to read and register information. Some parts of this website may not function if cookies are not accepted.

Hypertext links: The Office du Tourisme Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins websites can display links to other websites or other resources available on the Internet. The Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins has no means of monitoring the websites linked to its websites. The Office du Tourisme Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins, does not guarantee the availability of such websites and external resources. It cannot be held liable for damage, of any nature, resulting from these external websites and sources, particularly information, products and services that they offer, or any use that may be made of such elements. The risks associated with their use are the sole responsibility of the Internet user, who must comply with their conditions of use.

Internet users, subscribers and visitors to the Office du Tourisme Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins websites cannot set up a hyperlink to this website without express prior authorisation from the Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins.

In the event where a user or visitor would like to set up a hyperlink to one of the Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins’ websites, they should send a message by e-mail available on the website in order to make their request to set up a hyperlink. The Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins reserves the right to accept or refuse a hyperlink without having to justify the decision.

Services provided: 
All the company’s activities and details are available on our website The Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins endeavours to provide information that is as accurate as possible on the website.
The information on the website is not exhaustive and the photos are not contractual. They are provided subject to changes that have been made since they were made available online. Moreover, all information on the website is provided for information purposes and is subject to change or evolve without notice.  

Contractual limitations concerning data: 
The information on the website is as accurate as possible and the website is updated at different times of the year. However, some inaccuracies or omissions may occur. If you notice something is missing, an error or what seems to be a dysfunction, please inform us by e-mail at, describing the problem as precisely as possible (the page containing the problem, the kind of computer and browser used, etc.).

Any downloaded content is at the user’s own risk and sole responsibility. Consequently, the Office du Tourisme Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins cannot be held liable for any damage to the user’s computer or for any loss of data subsequent to the download. Furthermore, the website user undertakes to visit the website using recent, virus-free equipment and an up-to-date browser.

The Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins cannot be held liable for hypertext links on this website that lead to other resources available on the Internet.

Intellectual Property:
All content on the website, including, but not limited to, graphics, images, text, videos, animations, sounds, logos, gifs and icons, as well as their layout, are the exclusive property of the Office du Tourisme Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins with the exception of trademarks, logos or content belonging to other partner companies or authors.

Any reproduction, distribution, modification, adaptation, retransmission or publication, even partial, of these elements is strictly forbidden without prior written consent from the Office Intercommunal du Pays des Écrins. Such representation or reproduction, by any means whatsoever, constitutes a copyright infringement punishable under articles L.335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code. Failure to comply with these restrictions will be considered as counterfeiting and may incur civil and criminal penalties. In addition, the owners of the copied content may take legal action against you.

Registration with the CNIL (French Data Protection Agency) 
In accordance with Act 78-17 of 6 January 1978 (as amended by Act 2004-801 of 6 August 2004, on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data) relating to data processing, files and individual liberties, this website has been registered with the Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (French Data Protection Agency)

These conditions for the website are governed by French law and any claim or dispute arising from their interpretation or application fall under the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts on which the company head office depends. The reference language for the settlement of any disputes is French.

Personal data:
Generally speaking, you do not need to communicate personal data when you visit the website.

However, there are certain exceptions to this principle. Indeed, for some services offered on our website, you may be required to provide information such as: your name, your position, the name of your company, your e-mail address and your telephone number. This is the case when you fill in the contact form that is available online in the ‘contact’ section. In any case, you can refuse to provide your personal data. In this case, you will not be able to use some of the website services, particularly those requesting information about our company, or for subscribing to our newsletter.

Finally, we may automatically collect some information about you while you browse our website, in particular: information on how our website is used, such as the sections that you visit and the services that you access, your IP address, your browser type and the time you spend. Such information is only used for statistical purposes to improve the quality of the services offered. The databases are protected under the provisions of the Act of 1 July 1998 implementing Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 concerning the legal protection of databases.

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