This itinerary takes you to discover the Cenise plateau. In a quiet, natural and mountainous world. The Bargy Massif and views of the Cluses Valley are well worth a visit.

Sport Les Frachets - Randonnée hivernale Mont-Saxonnex


Departing from Mont-Saxonnex (74130)
Average length : 02h30
Distance : 8.5km
Non signed itinerary

Go to Mont-Saxonnex and head to Morsullaz. Continue until you reach La Pellaz at Auberge de la Pointe du Midi.

From the restaurant, the route follows a road that is never shovelled. Carry on all along the laces up to the chalets of Frachets. You are now able to wander around on the Plateau of Cenise and come back through the same trail

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 320m
Altitude max : 1574m
Vertical drop : 320m

Map references

TOP 25 IGN 3430ET La Clusaz Grand-Bornand

Topoguides references

Topo-guide of Tourist Offices

Further informations

Non-groomed itinerary

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    Free access. Detailed sheet available at the Tourist Office.


    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    From 15/12 to 31/03.
    Opening depending on snow conditions.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Restaurant
    • Car park
    • Free car park


    Route de Morsullaz 74130 Mont-Saxonnex
    Departing from : Mont-Saxonnex (74130)
    Latitude : 46.023771 - Longitude : 6.47822

    From Mont-Saxonnex, follow the direction of "Morsullaz" and continue to the Auberge de la Pointe du Midi. Park here.

    Information update on 10/02/2022 by Cluses Arve & montagnes Tourisme