• Sport

Hiking route: The Chemin de la Pierra

This is a very pleasant walk on a wide path through mountain forests and meadows.

Sport Hiking route: The Chemin de la Pierra Montchavin-les-Coches


Departing from Montchavin-les-Coches (73210)
Average length : 02h00
Total elevation gain : 50m
Distance : 3.4km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

From the Porte de Montchavin bend, take the sidewalk towards Les Coches for 50m and cross the road. At the entrance of the path, a large wooden totem marked 6D, from there, a slight descent and then the path keeps a flat profile allows access to the Pierra (ruin on the right of the path). The return is by the same route.

Possible walk with a baby carrier.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 50m
Altitude max : 1250m


The path is signposted with beige panels and blue writing.

Further informations


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    Free access.


    Open to children
    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French
    Not adapted to strollers

    Whatever your hike, remember to take cereal bars, sufficient water, sunglasses, sun cream, a small first aid kit, as well as clothes adapted to your outing according to the season and the weather forecast.

    Period of practice

    From 24/06 to 02/09/2023.

    • Pets welcome


    La Pierra Montchavin 73210 Montchavin-les-Coches
    Departing from : Montchavin-les-Coches (73210)
    Latitude : 45.560056 - Longitude : 6.73287

    Park in the car park along the road to Les Coches on the right after the roundabout, 1st exit towards Les Coches or if there is no space, park on the left in the car parks, the path is at the top of the car park on your right.

    More informations

    Information update on 28/08/2023 by Office de Tourisme de la Grande Plagne