This trail connects the village of Petit Bornand Glières-val-de-Borne directly to the Plateau des Glières. It pays tribute to the inhabitants who gave their lives for the Maquis. Their sacrifice earned the commune the Croix de Guerre.

Sport The patriots path Glières-Val-de-Borne


Departing from Glières-Val-de-Borne (74130)
Average length : 06h45
Distance : 17km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 770m
Altitude max : 1445m
Vertical drop : 770m

Further informations


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    1/ Go along the road in the direction of Les Lignières, once you cross the bridge turn left and go up the rural road. Cross the fields and continue in the direction of the hamlet of Lignieres. 2/ At the sign of Lignières, follow the road in the direction of the plateau of Glières and take the road of seasons. At the post "les meffins", take the steep path which enters the forest and reaches the place called "les Feuillits" (936m). 3/ Continue by the path which climbs in steep laces in the forest until the place called Outan. Once you reach Outan, go straight ahead to reach the chalet de Fréchet (viewpoint, farm, cheese production in summer). 4/ Continue in the direction of the Glières pass until the crossroads of the Mandrolière (restaurant, gîte Chez la Constance). 5/ Take on the left the direction of Chez la jode (Parking, restaurant, dry toilet, farm, cheese production in summer). At the map, take on the right the gravel road in direction of the Monument. 6/ Turn left and continue towards the monument. 7/ The return is done by the same route.


    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : French

    Animals kept on a leash.

    Period of practice

    From 15/05 to 15/10/2022.

    • Pets welcome


    Parking de l'Eglise Le Petit-Bornand-les-Glières 74130 Glières-Val-de-Borne
    Departing from : Glières-Val-de-Borne (74130)
    Latitude : 45.971458 - Longitude : 6.391223

    More informations

    Information update on 27/07/2022 by Office de Tourisme Faucigny Glières