• Sport

La boucle du Taillefer

This path is probably one of the easiest and most beautiful hikes of the area, perfectly suited for casual hikers.

You will discover many astonishing viewpoints on the surrounding lakes and mountains, while learning about history and fascinating anecdotes.

Sport La boucle du Taillefer Duingt


Departing from Duingt (74410)
Average length : 03h00
Total elevation gain : 382m
Vertical drop : 379m
Distance : 6.8km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

The first part, with a tarmac road, leads you to a viewpoint after a ten minutes walk. The path has many benches and is easily accessible to everyone.

The second part which leads to the plateau and a crossroad for a shorter hike, is accessible for 10-12 years old children, and also has benches to take a break and gaze upon the landscape.
The last part, including the way back, is more difficult, with a few parts were the path is made of rocks, but it is no dangerous (for the kids with experience)

We advise you not to do this hike after heavy rains and to wear hiking shoes. Bring water, some food to picnic or have a quick snack, a windcheater as well as a pair of binoculars and a camera.

Total elevation gain : 382m
Altitude max : 766m
Vertical drop : 379m

Further informations

Stone, Ground, Grit

    1 5


    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    All year round.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Pets welcome


    Parking de l'église Parking route des Prés Bernard 74410 Duingt
    Departing from : Duingt (74410)
    Latitude : 45.827261 - Longitude : 6.202386
    Information update on 27/05/2024 by Office de Tourisme du Lac d'Annecy