• Sport

Hiking : Circuit of the Lime Kilns

A hike to discover the lime kilns, beautiful old barns and pretty views of surrounding valley and mountains all along the path.

Sport Hiking : Circuit of the Lime Kilns Val de Chaise


Departing from Val de Chaise (74210)
Average length : 02h15
Distance : 4.7km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

At the start of this hike, head towards chemin des Raffours to enter the forest. You then go down to follow Chaise - the only river of the Sources du Lac d'Annecy that doesn't feed the lake - untill you reach the small chapel of Ombre. Head towards Ombre-dessus following the dirt path going left in the bend after the oven to get to the "barns". Now head for the lime kilns. Enjoy this well-preserved heritage and get back to Cons Ste Colombe church, the start of your hike.

Total elevation gain : 100m
Altitude max : 570m
Vertical drop : 100m


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Topoguides references

Hiking Map available at the Tourist Office

Further informations

Stone, Ground

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    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : French
    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    All year round.

    • Pets welcome


    Chemin des Raffours Parking de l'église Cons Ste Colombe 74210 Val de Chaise
    Departing from : Val de Chaise (74210)
    Latitude : 45.749972 - Longitude : 6.329496

    More informations

    Information update on 13/05/2022 by Office de Tourisme des Sources du Lac d'Annecy