This is a lovely circular walk in a little hidden valley with outstanding views

Sport Hiking route : The Lac du Carroley Montchavin-les-Coches


Departing from Montchavin-les-Coches (73210)
Average length : 04h00
Distance : 6km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Carry on the road through Les Coches and at the junction at Fontaine Froide, keep following the signs for "Les Bauches en voiture" until the end of the road (Les Bauches car park).
Follow the road and then the track that goes up the right-hand bank of the "Ruisseau des Bauches" stream. After crossing at the ford, carry on up the switchbacks to Le Dérochoir (wet rocks).
Once there, take a path off to the right which levels out and crosses varied landscape before reaching the Chalet du Carroley. After climbing up a few meadows, you reach the lake.
After a good snack, walk back down to the chalet and then down to the car park on the narrow road.

Total elevation gain : 416m
Altitude max : 2186m
Vertical drop : 416m

Further informations

Rock, Stone, Ground

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    Free access.


    Open to children
    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French
    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    From 18/06 to 11/09/2022.

    • Pets welcome


    Les Bauches Les Bauches 1770m 73210 Montchavin-les-Coches
    Departing from : Montchavin-les-Coches (73210)
    Latitude : 45.5241 - Longitude : 6.739801

    More informations

    Information update on 14/06/2022 by Office de Tourisme de la Grande Plagne