• Sport

The Crête Maxet tour (9)

[Saint François Longchamp area]
Red level itinerary (medium), around 3:30 long, and with a negative and positive elevation of 470 meters. Track recommended for sporty people having a good experiencet of hiking.

Sport The Crête Maxet tour (9) Saint François Longchamp


Departing from Saint François Longchamp (73130)
Average length : 03h30
Distance : 5.4km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Starting point at the «Pérelles», take the path on the left of the technical center building. Pass by the water treatment plant and take the path going up in front of you. At the first intersection, take on the left in the direction of the «Mère de l’eau». The track continue on the right. At the place called «Mère de l’eau», the track goes up on the right to the top of the «Crête Maxet». Take on the right, heading to the «Lauzière chairlift.

Total elevation gain : 470m
Altitude max : 2127m
Vertical drop : 470m

Topoguides references

Hiking guide, summer 2016, edited by the Tourist Office of Saint-François Longchamp.


Free of charge.


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : French
Languages of documentation : English, French

Dogs allowed. They must be kept on leash.

Period of practice

From 01/07 to 31/08.

  • Pets welcome


Montgellafrey 73130 Saint François Longchamp
Departing from : Saint François Longchamp (73130)
Latitude : 45.423127 - Longitude : 6.359412
Information update on 04/11/2021 by Office de Tourisme de Saint François Longchamp