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La Combe des Fours

Walk of a day, for good walkers from the parking lot of Cochenet-Plagne at the top of Cordon, with a magnificient green valley...

Sport La Combe des Fours Cordon


Departing from Cordon (74700)
Average length : 07h30
Distance : 16km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Starting point: bridge of "la Flée" (parking "Cochenet" or Plagne d'en haut at the top of cordon - 1028m)
Plan a day of hike(ride)
At the Bridge of "laFlée", go right away to join "Pierre Fendue".
Continue the path on right, direction Mayère, and pass on the bridge stepping over the Torrent of "les Fours". Leave then the path of Mayère, by taking on the left direction "les fours".
Arrived on the "comb des fours", to cross the torrent of "des Fours and togo on until the Gouille des Fours
Pursue the coomb to arrive after a short rise to the "Col of Portette", where we can, with a little luck, admire lammergeyers.
Begin the return way by the path under the Col of Portette, and after stiff laces, join the path 4x4 and pursue it up to the Chalets de Coeur. Then join Pierre Fendue, the bridge of Flée then the parking of la Plagne.
It is possible to make the buckle in the other sense

Total elevation gain : 1100m
Altitude max : 2030m
Vertical drop : 1100m

Further informations

Rock, Stone, Ground


Animals allowed

Period of practice

From 01/06 to 16/11.

  • Pets welcome


74700 Cordon
Departing from : Cordon (74700)
Latitude : 45.935289 - Longitude : 6.550018
Information update on 04/07/2016 by Cordon Tourisme