An easy and varied path. This marked trail allows a safe introduction to snowshoeing in a protected environment and offers beautiful views.

Sport Snow-Shoe Circuit: Barmus Passy


Departing from Passy (74190)
Average length : 03h00
Total elevation gain : 330m
Vertical drop : 330m
Distance : 7km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

From Passy Plaine-Joux, behind the Maison des Lutins, a signposted path leads off to the right and descends into the forest, passing under the paragliding take-off area.
This path will take you below the Badger ski lift and then to Lac Vert.
You will then reach the heights of the resort, passing by the Châtelet d'Ayères and the Mollays, from where you will be able to observe a breathtaking panorama, between the Mont Blanc massif and the Aravis.


Free access.


Animals allowed

Period of practice

From 18/12 to 20/03.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

  • Pets welcome
  • Coach access
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Picnic area
  • Bar
  • Public WC
  • Car park
  • Coach parking


Route des Parchets Plaine Joux 74190 Passy
Departing from : Passy (74190)
Latitude : 45.950568 - Longitude : 6.73919

Departure point in Plaine Joux.

  • Not accessible in a wheelchair

More informations

Information update on 20/12/2023 by Office de Tourisme de Passy