• Sport

Hiking "la petite Ravine- Fouettaz" tour

Hiking starting from Cuchet car park. Nice family walk through forest and mountain pastures, with a stunning view over the whole Mont-Blanc massif.

Sport Hiking "la petite Ravine- Fouettaz" tour Combloux


Departing from Combloux (74920)
Average length : 02h15
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Departure: Cuchet car park
Duration: 2h15
Ascents: 260m
Height of departure : 1260m
Height of arrival : 1520m
Accessible to pushchairs: no
Type of path : fields, rocky path
Difficulty level: family walk, easy
Marking : Sivom white and green signs

For more details, a hiking map is for sale at the tourist office for 6€.

Description: From Cuchet car park, you will climb up a forest until the "Alpage de Beauregard". Then take the flat path on your left, crissing pastures and forests. You will arrive to a place called "La Ravine" where you can enjoy a clear view of Mont-Blanc.
You can continue to la Petite Ravine restaurant (approximately 200m) or go back down by a narrow path following "La Fouettaz" direction.
First you will cross a forest before arriving to "la Berthaz" chalets, then "la Fouettaz" hamlet.
To go back to "Le chalet de la Vieille", two itineraries are available:
- The path along the road to "Fontaine Désir" (a farm still in activity) and go up for approximatly 15 minutes to reach "le chalet de la Vieille".
- From "La Fouettaz", take the path on your left leading to 2 chalets before arriving to "le chalet de la Vieille".

Total elevation gain : 260m
Vertical drop : 260m


Free of charge.


Animals allowed

Period of practice

Throughout the year: open daily.

  • Pets welcome
  • Car park


Cuchet 74920 Combloux
Departing from : Combloux (74920)
Latitude : 45.888425 - Longitude : 6.62231
Moving across the city : Demi-Quartier (74120), Combloux (74920)
Information update on 06/05/2021 by Office de Tourisme de Combloux