Nicknamed "Queen of the Alps", the Rouget waterfall is 80 metres high. It sometimes freezes in winter, offering visitors the spectacle of an icefall.

Sport Snowshoeing to Rouget Waterfall Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval


Departing from Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval (74740)
Average length : 02h30
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

From the Tourist Office, head towards the "Cascade du Rouget". After the Salvagny hamlet, at a panel indicating that the road is closed, you'll find the car park on your right.
Leave your vehicle and follow the closed road as far as the Sales bridge. A few hundred metres after the bridge, take the path on your left. It takes you through a forest before rejoining the road. Continue on the road for 200 metres.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 70m


Free of charge.


Animals allowed

Period of practice

From 15/12 to 31/03.

Subject to snow conditions.

  • Pets welcome


Salvagny 74740 Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Departing from : Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval (74740)
Latitude : 46.038297 - Longitude : 6.773543
Information update on 30/03/2022 by Haut-Giffre Tourisme