• Sport

Hike to the Pointe-Percée Hut

The Gramusset Hut is located right beneath the Point Percée, the high point of the Aravis Mountains (2750m). Start from Col des Annes Pass, which is surrounded by alpine pastures and is the birthplace of the area's famous farmhouse Reblochon cheese.

Sport Hike to the Pointe-Percée Hut Le Grand-Bornand


Departing from Le Grand-Bornand (74450)
Average length : 02h30
Total elevation gain : 538m
Vertical drop : 538m
Distance : 7.4km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Trailhead: Col des Annes Pass.
Starting elevation: 1721m
Maximum elevation: 2164m
Roundtrip out and back.
Difficulty: difficult

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 538m
Altitude max : 2164m
Vertical drop : 538m

Difficult passages

A tricky section equipped with chains just before the Col de l'Oulettaz.

Map references

IGN Top 25 map no. 3430 ET La Clusaz Grand-Bornand

Topoguides references

Map of Tournette / Bornes / Aravis hiking routes.

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    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French

    Adopt a natural attitude throughout your walk:

    Before setting off:
    -Find out about the weather conditions. In the mountains, the weather changes quickly, so be prepared for heat, rain, wind and fatigue,
    - Don't forget to take water with you,
    - tell someone about the route you are taking.

    During your hike :
    -respect the paths, do not cut outside them,
    - do not frighten livestock, do not cut wires and close fences,
    - Observe wildlife from a distance,
    - Nature is not a dustbin, so keep your rubbish and dispose of it in the containers provided in the villages,
    - don't overestimate your abilities, some routes require good physical and technical skills.

    On your return :
    - Keep hydrated,
    - Let us know if you have any comments.

    Dogs must be kept on a lead due to the presence of herds.

    Period of practice

    From spring to fall, depending on snow conditions; you are responsible for your own safety. Look online or call for information on conditions.

    • Pets welcome


    Départ au Col des Annes Vallée du Bouchet 74450 Le Grand-Bornand
    Departing from : Le Grand-Bornand (74450)
    Latitude : 45.970481 - Longitude : 6.524377

    Information available at the Tourism Office or refer to the maps and/or guidebooks to locate the various hikes.

    More informations

    Information update on 27/06/2023 by Le Grand-Bornand Tourisme