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The Secret of the Reposoir - Explor' Game®

From May to September - Reopening next spring
Le Secret du Reposoir is part of the Explor Games® family. These scripted adventures and exploration games, guided by mobile applications, are being developed throughout France.

Sport The Secret of the Reposoir - Explor' Game® Le Reposoir


Departing from Le Reposoir (74950)
Animals allowed

Welcome to the Explor Games® experience

Le Secret du Reposoir is a unique adventure, a mix of orienteering and outdoor escape games. Come and face a digital treasure hunt, the trials and challenges of which are very real!

At Le Reposoir village, you are the companions of the monk John from Spain and have to help him fight the obscure forces and unveil the secret of the village. You have to build here an heaven of peace for the centuries to come. But are you brave enough ?

Aim of the game :
Thanks to a digital tablet lend by the Tourist Office of Le Reposoir, you will go in the village to rise to challenges to help John from Spain accomplish his quest. When you return, the brave adventurers will be rewarded with an ARVI collector badge!

2 routes :
> 1h45 - 3.2km - 8€/pers.
This Short Loop is ideal for the youngest or people who doesn't want to walk for a long time.
Last appointment for the Short Loop : 4pm.

> 3h - 4.5 km - 12€/pers.
The Geat Loop is ideal for people who are used or like to hike and for people who wants to challenge themselves !
Last appointment for the Great Loop : 3:30pm.

How to play ? :
Come and get you digital tablet at Le Reposoir Tourist Office. It contains the story and the map of the game.It is the tablet that will allow you to solve the mysteries in the game and guide you.

Shall i book my tablet ? :
The tourist office has a limited number of tablets. It is better to book your tablet to be sure to play when you arrive in the village. We recommend a maximum of 4 people per tablet.

The route :
The path begins at the Le Reposoir Tourist Office and follows a loop in the village that will take you to the Carmel (an old monastry you will be able to visit) and in the forest before taking you back to your starting point.
There is no major difficulty.
A part is under the sunlight without any shadow and can be hot in summer.
It is required to be in a good physical condition and wear hiking or sport shoes.

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    By joining the Explor Games® community, you will be able to view all of your scores, challenge the best adventurers, unlock additional points but above all you will have access to the various Explor Games® quests. Contest game: try to find the gold medallion and 3,000€ !


    One price: 8 to 12 € (Price per person. Tablet rental included.).

    A deposit of 450€ will be asked for the tablet and will be returned with the material (credit card or cash only, no cheque).

    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Cash


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : French

    Le Reposoir is located in the mountains, 15 minutes by car from Cluses.

    To do / see in the village:
    In the village you will find a playground, a football field (the Tourist Office can lend you a ball on request) and other hiking suggestions.

    Several farms offer guided tours. Do not hesitate to come and inquire at our tourist information office.

    It is also possible to visit Carmel on your own or with a Savoie Mont Blanc Heritage Guide by booking at 04 50 89 86 68 or 06 81 70 17 44.

    Eat and drink :
    You can picnic in the shade near the Chapel of Blessed John of Spain or on the grass next to the church.

    For sun lovers, there are picnic tables in the village and near the Tourist Office.

    If necessary, the grocery store at the entrance to the village allows you to buy food and drink.

    The hotel-restaurant La Chartreuse offers a children's menu, high chairs and a changing table. You can also have a drink or eat homemade ice cream on the terrace.

    Find shade:
    The game takes place partly in the cool forest, but the sun is often present on the course.

    Many spaces on the church square and in the camper van parking.

    Bathroom :
    The toilets are located in the camper van parking lot, about 300 m from the Reposoir tourist information office.

    Dogs must be leashed.

    Period of practice

    From 20/05 to 16/09.
    According to the opening hours of the tourist office for tablet rental.

    • Pets welcome


    Le Reposoir tourist office


    85 chemin de Fréchet 74950 Le Reposoir
    Departing from : Le Reposoir (74950)
    Latitude : 46.010673 - Longitude : 6.534283

    From Cluses:
    follow the direction of Scionzier then the direction of Col de la Colombière.

    From the A40 motorway:
    take exit 18 Scionzier, then direction Reposoir / Col de la Colombière for 9km.

    Via the Route des Grandes Alpes:
    from Annecy, go through Thônes and Le Grand Bornand. Climb to Col de la Colombière and descend for 7km.

    Please note: the Col de la Colombière is closed in winter.

    Information update on 28/02/2023 by Cluses Arve & montagnes Tourisme