• Sport

Hike : Col de la Forclaz pass to Col de l'Aulp pass

At col de la Forclaz pass, join the paragliding take-off to discover a gorgeous view of lake Annecy.

Sport Hike : Col de la Forclaz pass to Col de l'Aulp pass Faverges-Seythenex


Departing from Faverges-Seythenex (74210)
Average length : 03h40
Total elevation gain : 450m
Vertical drop : 490m
Distance : 8.9km
Signed walking trail

Total elevation gain : 450m
Altitude max : 1500m
Vertical drop : 490m


Follow the Grande Randonnée (GR) red and white signs.

Map references

IGN Map TOP25 Sources du lac d'Annecy available at the Tourist Office at 19,5€

0/ Carpark Col de la Forclaz

1/ Continue on the path going up behind the take-off area until you reach the Chalet de l'Aulp. Enjoy the view of la Tournette !

2/ Get down via the pass cutting through the road towards the Pré Vérel refuge.

3/ At the carpark, take a right on the path along the ruisseau de Montmin stream, cross RD42 and keep going ont the pass leading you back up to Col de la Forclaz pass.


Free access.


Not adapted to strollers

Period of practice

All year round.


Parking du col de la Forclaz Talloires-Montmin 74210 Faverges-Seythenex
Departing from : Faverges-Seythenex (74210)
Latitude : 45.808539 - Longitude : 6.244753

More informations

Information update on 04/07/2024 by Office de Tourisme des Sources du Lac d'Annecy