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Roche Bleue - Télégraph Chappe

Forest, monolith, rural heritage of Sardières, Blue Rock and the Chappe telegraph

Sport Roche Bleue - Télégraph Chappe Val-Cenis


Departing from Val-Cenis (73500)
Average length : 03h00
Distance : 6km
Signed walking trail
Animals not allowed

From the village car park, follow the signs for "Roche Bleue" (Blue Rock) and "Telegraphe Chappe". After crossing the village, the path climbs through the forest. When you reach the Chappe telegraph, backtrack to the intersection and follow the indication to the monolith of Val Cenis Sardières. The path takes you to the monolith, then back down to Val Cenis Sardières. Variant: you can reach the Chappe telegraph from Aussois on foot by taking itinerary no. 29 (Source de la Fournette), or the path that leads there from the dam road.

Total elevation gain : 500m
Altitude max : 1979m
Vertical drop : 500m

Further informations

Stone, Ground


Free access.


Animals not allowed
Languages spoken : French
Languages of documentation : French
Not adapted to strollers

Period of practice

From 15/05 to 15/10.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.


Eglise de Sardières Sollières-Sardières 73500 Val-Cenis
Departing from : Val-Cenis (73500)
Latitude : 45.244795 - Longitude : 6.781867

More informations

Information update on 23/04/2021 by Communauté de communes Haute Maurienne Vanoise