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  • Surrounding of Vallon Pont d'arc

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    near Vallon-Pont-d’Arc, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    5.99mi
    Elevation +
    738f
    TrailRank
    58
    Photo of Surrounding of Vallon Pont d'arc Photo of Surrounding of Vallon Pont d'arc Photo of Surrounding of Vallon Pont d'arc

    Nice nature hike through the surroundings of Vallon, passing by the famous cavern de Pont d'arc. To the end you walk along the beautiful little river Ibie. Don't forget to bring bathing clothes along when it is warm ;-)

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  • Etage Barthelamy

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    near Le Planey, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    5.07mi
    Elevation +
    1683f
    TrailRank
    49| Rating 5.0
    Photo of Etage Barthelamy Photo of Etage Barthelamy Photo of Etage Barthelamy

    Etage barthelamy, Great walk. Uphill is a nice steep walk. Down hill is difficult. Very steep. On the plateau it is absolutely fabulous. One of the most beautiful spots in Europe. Great walk through an impressive ...

    Paysage magnifique. Nous l'avons faite dans le sens inverse
    simon.jean.pol
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  • near Allemogne, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    10.24mi
    Elevation +
    3419f
    TrailRank
    48| Rating 4.67
    Photo of The Jura as you have never seen it ! Photo of The Jura as you have never seen it ! Photo of The Jura as you have never seen it !

    The hike is 13km long, with an elevation gain and loss of 1200m (a bit easier than last Sunday) We park at "Le Tiocan" in the heights of Thoiry (N46° 14.875' E5° 57.489'). We start with a straight climbing of 1000m to ...

    Despite cloudy skies, we've had some nice views and even got to see a chamois. Just the path from the Chalet Narderant ...
    Esther on Tour
    We've followed the wrong guys and went along an uphill, therefore skipping Grotte Marie du Jura, this might cut 1 km. Th...
    elviswang
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  • near Les Aravis, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    37.83mi
    Elevation +
    5568f
    TrailRank
    46| Rating 5.0
    Photo of Col des Aravis - Col de L'Arpettaz 61km (France - Savoie) Photo of Col des Aravis - Col de L'Arpettaz 61km (France - Savoie) Photo of Col des Aravis - Col de L'Arpettaz 61km (France - Savoie)

    All-road route which starts at the normal top of the Col des Aravis, route leads you over tarmac and gravel roads to the village of Beaufort.

    Moto enduro entre le col des Aravis et le col de l'Arpettaz seulement. Beaucoup de randonneurs au début du parcours, ap...
    Paf_Steack
    RAS panorama somptueux.
    J-Marc74
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  • Tour Mont Blanc (anti-clockwise)

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    near Les Houches, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    115.19mi
    Elevation +
    38271f
    TrailRank
    46
    Photo of Tour Mont Blanc (anti-clockwise) Photo of Tour Mont Blanc (anti-clockwise) Photo of Tour Mont Blanc (anti-clockwise)

    The classic anti-clockwise TMB route as it is described in Cicerone guide following mostly the alternative (more difficult) routes. A small variation at the end to include Chamonix in the tour and visit Glacier des Bosso...

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  • Chaumiene

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    near Mayres, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    7.80mi
    Elevation +
    2864f
    TrailRank
    46
    Photo of Chaumiene Photo of Chaumiene Photo of Chaumiene

    One of the more scenic hikes in the area. Start at the church in Mayres along the N 102. Hike west and keep left of the river. Follow a white/yellow route. At a gate, turn right on the asphalt, signed Le Roux Ov...

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  • near La Bérarde, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    8.55mi
    Elevation +
    269f
    TrailRank
    44| Rating 4.0
    Photo of Refuge Adele Planchard to Pont d'Arsine car park Photo of Refuge Adele Planchard to Pont d'Arsine car park Photo of Refuge Adele Planchard to Pont d'Arsine car park

    From the Refuge Adele Planchard, skiing directly down to the Glacier de la Plate des Agneaux, and on down to the Refuge de l'Alpe de Villar d'Arêne - you need to skin up about 100 vertical metres. From there skin for ano...

    Lloc espectacular amb un ambient de montanya autentic. Llàstima que la neu edtava molt dura i feia malt temps.
    Jonipelut
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  • Léaz Fort L'ecluse

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    near Léaz, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
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    jhl
    with StuartF
    Distance
    8.18mi
    Elevation +
    1962f
    TrailRank
    44| Rating 4.55
    Photo of Léaz Fort L'ecluse Photo of Léaz Fort L'ecluse Photo of Léaz Fort L'ecluse

    A nice walk from Leaz down through the forest by the Rhone. From there on up to the bottom fort, across the road in front of the tunnel and a steep little climb up to the top fort. From here there is a high walk back th...

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    Cedrus Pendula
    Great trail ! The views are fantastic, and a great reward after the the two steep climbs...
    info@ahrensboell
    Un peu de distance et quelques montées assez raides.
    Boubou86
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  • Le Charmant Som - Chartreuse

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    near Les Cottaves, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    8.16mi
    Elevation +
    2920f
    TrailRank
    44| Rating 4.67
    Photo of Le Charmant Som - Chartreuse

    A great walk in the Chartreuse towards the top of the Charmant Som (1876m). The part near the top is just magnificent with splendid views towards the valleys down below. More pictures can be found at our HikingMoose webs...

    Well indicated with yellow and yellow/red signs. Beautiful forests, and spectactular views. Food and drinks in Chalets d...
    ggevel
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  • near Allemogne, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    8.51mi
    Elevation +
    3642f
    TrailRank
    43| Rating 5.0
    Photo of JURA: Reculet-Crêt de la Neige-Grand Crêt Photo of JURA: Reculet-Crêt de la Neige-Grand Crêt Photo of JURA: Reculet-Crêt de la Neige-Grand Crêt

    This hike was done in winter with snowshoes or micro-spikes. There is a car park just above the village of Thoiry. Great views from the top back over Lake Leman and the Mont Blanc range. The hike is fairly easy, although...

    Comença la pujada molt dreta, per una esllavissada es deviava el camí per pista pavimentada. Des del Reculet es va caren...
    MiquelGOr
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  • Fort de la Turra

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    near Les Champs, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    4.45mi
    Elevation +
    1680f
    TrailRank
    42
    Photo of Fort de la Turra Photo of Fort de la Turra Photo of Fort de la Turra

    The Fort de la Turra overlooking Lac du Mont Cenis. Fantastic trail, amazing views and a visit to an abandoned fort, steeped in history. You could easily spend a day exploring the ruins and just standing there looking...

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  • Lac Blanc, Chamonix

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    near Montroc, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    6.94mi
    Elevation +
    3323f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Lac Blanc, Chamonix Photo of Lac Blanc, Chamonix Photo of Lac Blanc, Chamonix

    A classic hike above Chamonix to Lac Blanc, with the stunning Mont Blanc massive providing an awesome backdrop. There are some parts involving ladders, so bear that in mind if you're planning on bringing pets and young c...

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  • near Le Montenvers, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    4.07mi
    Elevation +
    915f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Haute Route 2012 1/7 (Grands Montets - Ref. Argentière) Photo of Haute Route 2012 1/7 (Grands Montets - Ref. Argentière) Photo of Haute Route 2012 1/7 (Grands Montets - Ref. Argentière)

    Very easy 1st day route. It may serve to familiarize you with the safety standards in Glacier, adjust your material, get used to skiing with the heavy backpack, learn the proper techniques for progression both on glacier...

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  • Thueyts pont du diable

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    near Thueyts, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    3.75mi
    Elevation +
    860f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Thueyts pont du diable Photo of Thueyts pont du diable Photo of Thueyts pont du diable

    Parking can be found in the east of Thueyts, just as you enter the town on the right hand side, or at la place du Champ-de-Mars in the middle of the town. Another huge parking is at the pont du diable. In the town st...

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  • De peyre a thines

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    near Sablières, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    5.92mi
    Elevation +
    1263f
    TrailRank
    40| Rating 4.67
    Photo of De peyre a thines Photo of De peyre a thines Photo of De peyre a thines

    Park in the hamlet of Peyre. Hike the rocky road in front of the auberge to the west. An unpleasant road to hike on, that last only 500M. Follow the sign Thines. Just befor a small TV tower, follow the narrow trail, ...

    Beautiful hike! You can stop for a drink in the town of Thines! And then hike your way to Peyre again!
    WhiteWolfs
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  • Saou France

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    near Saou, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    3.99mi
    Elevation +
    561f
    TrailRank
    40| Rating 4.0
    Photo of Saou France Photo of Saou France Photo of Saou France

    Various hike nearby the village of Saou trough forest and field. Halfway a nice lake where frogs welcome you with a concert. Great change that you spot a vulture drifting around the steep rockformations. Start and ends o...

    Lovely walk through woods in hills, well marked trail
    smcneil
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  • near La Chapelle, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    11.41mi
    Elevation +
    4813f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Mont Joly, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France Photo of Mont Joly, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France Photo of Mont Joly, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France

    Circular hike with excellent views to Aiguille de Bionnassay and the peak of Mont Blanc behind it. The hike starts in the village of La Revenaz near Les Contamines (coordinates: 45°49'38.63"N and 6°43'21.81"E). There is ...

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  • Les Houches - Mount Lachat - Tête Rousse

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    near Les Houches, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    15.03mi
    Elevation +
    7244f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Les Houches - Mount Lachat - Tête Rousse Photo of Les Houches - Mount Lachat - Tête Rousse Photo of Les Houches - Mount Lachat - Tête Rousse

    The only real technical section starts after Col du Mont Lachat where the single track crosses a scree and goes up to a rocky section with chains, a cool iron stair. If the terrain is dry I believe it can be done perfect...

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  • near Le Plan, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    9.32mi
    Elevation +
    4327f
    TrailRank
    39| Rating 4.33
    Photo of Mont Fleuri-Mont Tardevant from Les Confins jc111015 Photo of Mont Fleuri-Mont Tardevant from Les Confins jc111015 Photo of Mont Fleuri-Mont Tardevant from Les Confins jc111015

    Mont Fleuri and Mont Tardevant from Les Confins de La Clusaz and back, Massif des Aravins. Done 11th October 2015 (sunny, no rain, dry path, not cold, no wind, not yet snow) Leaving the car in the parking of Les Confin...

    Trop de neige dans la combe pour monter dans le sens prévu le 26.06.19 ai fait demi-tour et suis remonté côté lac jusqu'...
    Jeff bzh
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  • near Léaz, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    8.99mi
    Elevation +
    5804f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Hiking near Léaz & Fort l'Ecluse, Jura Mountains Photo of Hiking near Léaz & Fort l'Ecluse, Jura Mountains Photo of Hiking near Léaz & Fort l'Ecluse, Jura Mountains

    Beautiful Hiking route near Leaz village and the Fort l'Ecluse. Only one part is a bit tiring (to go up to the fortress), the rest is is relatively easy. Beautiful Scenery along the way.

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  • TMB J8 Argentière-La Flégère

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    near Argentière, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    4.97mi
    Elevation +
    3953f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of TMB J8 Argentière-La Flégère Photo of TMB J8 Argentière-La Flégère Photo of TMB J8 Argentière-La Flégère

    First part of the last track of this TMB = the part that we actually walked. The last parts were done by telesiège, train and finally taxi to the starting point, Les Contamines-Montjoie. You'll find these parts within th...

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  • Moucherotte, Vercors

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    near Lans-en-Vercors, Région Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    3.51mi
    Elevation +
    1808f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Moucherotte, Vercors Photo of Moucherotte, Vercors Photo of Moucherotte, Vercors

    The summit of the Moucherotte above Lans en Vercors, is a fine viepoint looking north and east to the Alps, down to Grenoble, across the Vercors to the west and along the crests of peaks to the south.There is an orientat...

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  • near Le Tour, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    15.21mi
    Elevation +
    3619f
    TrailRank
    38
    Photo of Haute Route 2012 2/7 (Ref. Argentière - Champex) Photo of Haute Route 2012 2/7 (Ref. Argentière - Champex) Photo of Haute Route 2012 2/7 (Ref. Argentière - Champex)

    This may be the most difficult stage of all the Haute Route both for its profile and being the first real stage of the route. You have to leave early for 2 reasons: 1/usually there are some other groups travelling on the...

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  • montpezat

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    near Montpezat-sous-Bauzon, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    4.22mi
    Elevation +
    866f
    TrailRank
    38| Rating 4.0
    Photo of montpezat Photo of montpezat Photo of montpezat

    In Montpezat - sous Bauzon in the centre, park on a large parking close to the church. Walk left of the church, the road turns left towards the main road. Take the main road (D536) North/West. At the sign Chalias, tur...

    Bravo belle randonnée et facile à suivre avec l’application
    LeCoiffeur
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