• Sport

Hiking : Chalet de la vieille

Easy walk for all the family with a slight altitude difference. The panorama is magnificent: the Aravis, and Fiz ranges, the Arve valley Megève, the Arly valley and the Mont Blanc.

Sport Hiking : Chalet de la vieille Megève


Departing from Megève (74120)
Average length : 01h30
Total elevation gain : 472m
Vertical drop : 270m
Distance : 5.6km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

From the arrival point of the cable car, follow the itinerary in the direction of the P’tite Ravine (restaurant) and then the Chalet de la Vieille, starting in alpine pastures and finishing in woods.
At the Chalet de la Vieille fork (immediately to the right) take the good path that leads to the Fouettaz. Once you are on the tarmac road on the right take the time to admire the village of Megève; continue to the Fouettaz car park and follow the path on your right in the direction of Odier. Admire the oratory on your left.
Continue on your right to the hamlet of Odier ; thenturn right again into the path that will take you to the Chemin d’Allard on the left.
Return to the starting point of the cable car by the tarmac road.

Other possibility:
Starting point : Fouettaz car park (1249m). Total time: 2h.
Go from the “Rocher” (1310m), pass by the Alpage du Rocher and continue in the direction of the Chalet de la Vieille.
Return by the “Fontaine Désir” (Desire Fountain).

Total elevation gain : 472m
Vertical drop : 270m
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    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : French
    Languages of documentation : French

    Wear good walking shoes

    Dogs must be necessarily kept on a lead.

    Period of practice

    Throughout the year : open daily.

    • Pets welcome
    • Pets supplement
    • Covered picnic area
    • Public WC


    Arrivée de la télécabine du Jaillet Massif du Jaillet 74120 Megève
    Departing from : Megève (74120)
    Latitude : 45.869662 - Longitude : 6.599865
    Information update on 07/07/2022 by Mairie de Megève