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Tovière trail running itinerary

Take up the challenge of Tovière and its 663m drop! Course of the Tignes Trail, this topo is ideal for training. Trail runners with a little tired knees will enjoy a gondola descent halfway through.

Sport Tovière trail running itinerary Tignes


Departing from Tignes (73320)
Distance : 12.5km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Total elevation gain : 663m
Altitude max : 2268m
Vertical drop : 665m


The route is marked with small gray square signs bearing the number "13" (colour: red)

Further informations


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    1/ From the bottom of the Tovière gondola, take the footpath towards Le Lavachet, then turn right towards the GR5 (passing over the avalanche dike)
    2/ Arrived at the Tovière valley, turn right and climb towards Pas de Tovière towards the pass of the same name
    3/ Continue along the Fresse ridge (passing through the orientation table) to the Col de Fresse
    4/ Descend through the Vallon du Paquis by the GR55
    5/ You then join the road, pass in front of the cinema and the golf course and reach the Val Claret roundabout
    6/ Turn left towards the lake, the shore of which you will follow to the right (under the Tufs) to the nautical base
    7/ Cross the "Plage des Sports" to reach your starting point


    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, Spanish, French, Italian
    Languages of documentation : English, French
    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    From 01/06 to 31/10.
    Depending on snow.

    • Pets welcome


    73320 Tignes
    Departing from : Tignes (73320)
    Latitude : 45.468228 - Longitude : 6.907627
    Information update on 04/08/2022 by Tignes information