The Au fil de l'Aup ski touring route, which is signposted and safe so you can enjoy the great outdoors, skirts around the Flaine ski area and offers you a relaxing outing.

Sport Au fil de l'Aup ski touring itinerary Flaine


Departing from Flaine (74300)
Total elevation gain : 619m
Vertical drop : 619m
Signed walking trail

Take advantage of this hike to immerse yourself in the rugged beauty of the Flaine mountains, with its breathtaking scenery and encounters with local flora and fauna.

This itinerary is for uphill skiing only, with downhill skiing only on the open alpine ski runs. The piste service reserves the right to close the route in whole or in part for safety reasons. Please note that the track is maintained by the users.

Not recommended for beginners.


Free access.


Languages spoken : French

Period of practice

From 14/12/2024 to 21/04/2025.
Depending on snow conditions and ski area safety.

Subject to snow conditions.

  • Parking nearby


Flaine Front de Neige 74300 Flaine
Departing from : Flaine (74300)
Latitude : 46.003199 - Longitude : 6.691494

The hike starts at the bottom of the red Célestine piste (near the start of the Aup de Véran cable car) at Flaine Front de Neige. The route ends at the top of the Aup de Véran cable car at an altitude of 2196m.

To get there on foot from Flaine Forum, take the small path near the Ecumenical Chapel down to Flaine Front de Neige or via the ski slopes, to the right of the Grandes Platières cable car.
Are you coming by car? The nearest car parks are P5, P1 and P0, located just before the entrance to Flaine Front de Neige and downhill towards the ice driving circuit.

Information update on 14/06/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Flaine