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La Croix de Ptiouta

Short race in the mountain pastures, near the village of La Giettaz, with a beautiful view of the Mont-Blanc massif!

Sport La Croix de Ptiouta La Giettaz


Departing from La Giettaz (73590)
Average length : 01h30
Distance : 6.1km
Signed walking trail

ROUTE: From the Tourist Office, climb along the Route des Grandes Alpes, then turn right towards LA CHAPELLE DES NANTS. At PONT NOIR, cross the road and go up towards LES
PUGINIÈRES, PÉTAZ and BOIS DU FOUESTARLE. Turn right on the Route des Chalets (mountain track) to LA CROIX DE PTIOUTA (1540m). From there, go down to the right on LA STAPESSE and return to the balcony at PETAZ. Return to La Giettaz by the same route as the outward journey.

Total elevation gain : 435m
Altitude max : 1540m
Vertical drop : 435m


Course n°37. Specific signage is in place on the Val d'Arly and Beaufortain trail routes. All the routes are marked according to the color and the name of the route. You will find these beacons at each intersection, they indicate the direction to follow.

Topoguides references

Topoguide "Itinéraires Trail Val d'Arly / Beaufortain" on sale in tourist offices.

Further informations

Stone, Ground


Free access.


Languages spoken : French

Duration: between 0h45 and 1h30.

Pets allowed on a leash only.

Period of practice

From 01/06 to 31/10.


73590 La Giettaz
Departing from : La Giettaz (73590)
Latitude : 45.862188 - Longitude : 6.494309

More informations

Information update on 31/03/2022 by Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly