• Sport

The loop of the Château de Menthon - Montviard waterfalls

This loop starts in the village of Gruffy, the route gains height through the forest to reach the waterfalls of Montviard and then a first viewpoint on the lake and the Bauges massif,

Sport The loop of the Château de Menthon - Montviard waterfalls Bluffy


Departing from Bluffy (74290)
Average length : 03h00
Distance : 6km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

the descent is then made on the hamlets of Bosson and Ramponnet and finally, a beautiful path goes along the young vineyards of the Château de Menthon Saint-Bernard.
This hike for average walkers is a good compromise between nature and rural heritage.
Practical information :
This hike should not be undertaken in winter, as the bottom of the waterfalls is covered in ice and crossing the streams is dangerous.
Parking in the village centre opposite the town hall.
Walking shoes recommended

Total elevation gain : 387m
Altitude max : 748m
Vertical drop : 387m

Further informations

Stone, Ground, Hard coating (tar, cement, flooring), Grit

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    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : French
    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    From 01/04 to 30/11.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Pets welcome


    route des Dents de Lanfon Parking de la Mairie 74290 Bluffy
    Departing from : Bluffy (74290)
    Latitude : 45.869188 - Longitude : 6.218329
    Information update on 28/03/2022 by Office de Tourisme du Lac d'Annecy