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La Tournette

Mountain range Mountain range not assigned
Administrative area France > Rhône-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Annecy
Protected area Massif de la Tournette
Hiking grade : Class 1 Help_16x16
Distance_16x16 9.7 km Ascent_16x16 1,135 m Vertical_drop_16x16 1,135 m
Duration : unspecified
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Steps for this hike

  • 1
    Parking_16o Parking les prés ronds
    | Altitude : 1,216m
    • It is possible to drive up to chalet de l'aulp.
  • 2
    Path_16o -Without name-
    Distance_16x16 833 m, Ascent_16x16 159 m, Vertical_drop_16x16 0 m
    • Take the trail on your right to avoid the unpaved road.
  • 3
    Path_16o Chemin du Pré Vérel
    Distance_16x16 718 m, Ascent_16x16 55 m, Vertical_drop_16x16 16 m
    • Continue on the unpaved road until chalet de l'aulp.
  • 4
    Path_16o -Without name-
    Distance_16x16 1506 m, Ascent_16x16 363 m, Vertical_drop_16x16 32 m
    • From the chalet de l'aulp take the trail which goes à l'est.
    • Go up in the meadow.
    • At a rocky outcrop, the trail traverse right.
    • Turn left on the trail.
  • 5
    Path_16o -Without name-
    Distance_16x16 945 m, Ascent_16x16 249 m, Vertical_drop_16x16 1 m
    • The trail pass next to an alpine chalet.
    • The trail goes up in short laces.
    • Get over the cliff with metal handle.
    • Traverse to the right.
    • The trail crosses several screes.
    • Climb the 40 meters high slab.
    • Delicate and exposed section.
  • 6
    Path_16o -Without name-
    Distance_16x16 864 m, Ascent_16x16 292 m, Vertical_drop_16x16 2 m
    • The trail goes to the base of a rock band (2100).
    • Climb 2rocky sections equipped with chains.
    • Traverse right on the ledge.
    • Climb 2rocky sections equipped with chains.
    • Go around the summit rock on the left.
    • Steep section with chains and ladders.
  • 7
    Summit_16o La Tournette
    | Altitude : 2,351m
  • 8
    Path_16o
    Distance_16x16 4870 m, Ascent_16x16 51 m, Vertical_drop_16x16 1118 m
    Turn back from the step 7 to the step 1.

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When to go

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Période 1 : to avoid
  • There is snow.
Période 2 : best period
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Contributors : Serge (created on 28 September 2014) , Seb (checked on 30 September 2014) , Seb (updated on 30 September 2014) , Seb (checked on 30 September 2014) , © OpenStreetMap contributors , Elevation Courtesy of MapQuest