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Itinéraire VTT : vers le lac de Gers

Hike to discover an alpine lake through undergrowth, mountain pastures or paths.

Sport Itinéraire VTT : vers le lac de Gers Samoëns


Departing from Samoëns (74340)
Average length : 02h30
Total elevation gain : 1536m
Vertical drop : 692m
Distance : 26.2km
Signed walking trail

The Gers Lake mountain pasture is a typical example of preserved pastoral agriculture. This lake is one of the major sites for discovering the landscapes and fauna (permanent presence of Chamois and Marmots) of the Giffre Valley.

Departure point: Tourist Office To discover: Bémont Farm - the Gîte de Gers - cheese sales, snack bar.

@Patrice Gain

Itinerary for guidance only.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 1536m
Altitude max : 1536m
Vertical drop : 692m

Further informations

Stone, Ground


Free of charge.


Languages spoken : French

Period of practice

From 01/05 to 01/10.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.


74340 Samoëns
Departing from : Samoëns (74340)
Latitude : 46.071571 - Longitude : 6.746939
Information update on 22/02/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Samoëns