• Sport

Balade des Demoiselles - Cheminées de Fée (18)

[Saint-François-Longchamp area]
A 2 hours red level path with a negative and a positive drop of 500 meters. This path is destined for regular hikers. Be Careful, this hike is quite long and has an important elevation, in relations to the number of Kms.

Sport Balade des Demoiselles - Cheminées de Fée (18) Saint François Longchamp


Departing from Saint François Longchamp (73130)
Average length : 02h45
Distance : 5.1km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Starting from the Epalud hamlet, right after the «Cheminées de Fée» resting area, go down the path leading to the Bugeon stream. At this Point, go down along the stream. Arrived at a place called «Bon Mollard», you can take a variant to go up to the Planet hamlet directly: take the track going up to the Planet, cross the hamlet and continue in the direction of the Ste-Anne chapel. Arrival at the Epalud. Otherwise, pass the place called «Bon Mollard»and continue until arriving at the «Covatières» graveyard. Go back up to the Planet hamlet passing by the «Cublières». Cross the hamlet and the road and take the route passing next to the Ste-Anne chapel. Cross the departemental road again and take the little road across the road. Turn on your left and follow the track that goes through the Epalud hamlet and come back at the starting point.

Total elevation gain : 500m
Vertical drop : 500m


Free of charge


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : English, French
Languages of documentation : English, French

Dogs allowed. They must be kept on leash.

Period of practice

From 01/07 to 31/08 : open daily.

  • Pets welcome
  • Public WC


Saint-François-Longchamp 73130 Saint François Longchamp
Departing from : Saint François Longchamp (73130)
Latitude : 45.41795 - Longitude : 6.363884
Information update on 04/11/2021 by Office de Tourisme de Saint François Longchamp