• Sport

Hiking Trail: La Tête de Lassy (1653 m) from Véran

A small and pleasant peak above the Véran pasture, easily accessible from the refuge to all walkers.
For those who love heights, there is a higher path via Le Lançoir, from the Cascade d'Arpenaz (waterfalls).

Sport Hiking Trail: La Tête de Lassy (1653 m) from Véran Sallanches


Departing from Sallanches (74700)
Average length : 01h00
Total elevation gain : 148m
Vertical drop : 147m
Distance : 2.4km
Animals allowed

Walking time is approximate and does not include break times.

Go on a safe hike!
This description allows you to orient yourself globally but does not replace a hiking map at 1/25000 or other topoguides that you can find in your tourist office! In Sallanches, our Office of Guides & Accompanists also offers a wide choice of outings accompanied by mountain professionals providing you with complete expertise on the environment and alpine nature, think about it!

Whatever your hike, check the weather before heading out.
Remember to take cereal bars, sufficient water, sunglasses, sunscreen, a small first-aid kit, as well as clothes suitable for your outing depending on the season in your backpack. and the forecast forecast.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 148m
Altitude max : 1669m
Vertical drop : 147m

Further informations

Groomed trail, Ground, Grit

Departure: mountain pastures of Véran
1.follow the path which passes in front of the Véran refuge then continue following the signs for the Tête de Lassy
2. the path winds along the forest,
3. it takes about 30 minutes to reach the top of this small summit at 1653 m above sea level where the view emerges on arrival to surprise you with a breathtaking panorama of the Aravis mountains and the valley.
4.return by the same path


Free access.


Animals allowed
Not adapted to strollers

Period of practice

From 15/04 to 31/10.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

  • Pets welcome
  • Accommodation


départ : refuge de Véran 74700 Sallanches
Departing from : Sallanches (74700)
Latitude : 45.978324 - Longitude : 6.671464

More informations

Information update on 07/06/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Sallanches