• Sport

Hiking : Col du Montfossé ou du Villonet (2457m)

Starts : From the easiest to the hardest.
- Lac des Balmettes (advised)
- Combe Rousse
- Combe du Merlet

Sport Hiking : Col du Montfossé ou du Villonet (2457m) Saint-Colomban-des-Villards


Departing from Saint-Colomban-des-Villards (73130)
Average length : 05h30
Total elevation gain : 650m
Distance : 11.5km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

Black itinerary: Very hard: High mountain itinerary with entrances at pass and summits, 1000m of elevation gain, trips at days, route with technical difficulty (such as scree, névé, glacier, rocky bar…), well train and experienced hiker mastering alpine technical (such as ice axe, clamps, rope…)

Total elevation gain : 650m
Altitude max : 2457m


Directional brochures fixed on wood stakes, walls and rocks.

Further informations



Free of charge.


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : French

Period of practice

From 15/05 to 01/12.

  • Pets welcome


Chef Lieu 73130 Saint-Colomban-des-Villards
Departing from : Saint-Colomban-des-Villards (73130)
Latitude : 45.293551 - Longitude : 6.226008
Information update on 10/11/2022 by Office de tourisme Espace Glandon