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Circuit VTT Cross Country : Le Bois de l'Envers

Climb the steep paths of the Bois de l'envers and enjoy the coolness of the Nom river !

Sport Circuit VTT Cross Country : Le Bois de l'Envers Saint-Jean-de-Sixt


Departing from Saint-Jean-de-Sixt (74450)
Average length : 01h00
Total elevation gain : 170m
Vertical drop : 170m
Distance : 6.7km
Signed walking trail

From the Tourist Office, take the Chemin des Sixt, between the Saint-Jean Sport shop and the church.
Drive for 300m, then take the gravel path that climbs along the road, towards La Clusaz.
After a short passage on the road, turn right onto the Route des Lombardes for 1km, then right again onto the Chemin des Traversiers.
At the end of the road, take the Route de Forgeassoud Dessous to the path on the right along the Nom.
Once at the footbridge, cross it and take the path that goes up towards the village centre.

Total elevation gain : 170m
Altitude max : 1070m
Vertical drop : 170m


Free access.


Languages spoken : French

Period of practice

All year round.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.


74450 Saint-Jean-de-Sixt
Departing from : Saint-Jean-de-Sixt (74450)
Latitude : 45.922668 - Longitude : 6.410835
Information update on 25/02/2023 by Office de tourisme de Saint Jean de Sixt