1,155 inhabitants (known as "Bernolands")
Surface area: 22.22 km²
Bernex is a magnificent, traditional village nestled at the foot of the famous Dent d'Oche and one of the Evian Country's two winter resorts. Its mountain refuge and numerous marked trails make Bernex the hiking capital of the Chablais Massif. Bernex, the pleasures of the "Mountain Sea", with 17 marked hiking loops, as well as tennis, horse riding, mountain biking, paragliding, fishing, swimming, white-water sports, etc.
During the winter, the Bernex ski area offers 19 pistes and 12 lifts. The village also boasts 2 cross-country loops at the foot of the station, as well as 3 snowshoeing loops.
Panoramic view of the lake and the Cornettes de Bise.
"The Chapel Loop"
Numerous walking trails and hikes: Mont Bénand, the Dent d’Oche, the Pointe de Pelluaz, Grotte du Maupas cave.
Mountain biking, rock climbing, paragliding, canyoning, white-water sports.
Ski area: 19 pistes and 12 lifts.
2 marked loops for cross-country skiing and 3 for snowshoeing.
Bernex Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 50 73 60 72 / Fax: +33 (0)4 50 73 16 17
Tourist office Web site
Open during the French school holidays: from Monday to Saturday, from 9 AM to 12 noon and from 2 to 6 PM.
Also open Sundays and bank holidays: from 9 AM to 12 noon.
Outside the school holidays: from Monday to Friday, from 9 AM to 12 noon and from 2 to 5 PM.