• Sport

La Pointe de Chalune

A fairy easy climb and a magnificent view from the top, particularly of the Roc d’Enfer and Mont-Blanc.

Sport La Pointe de Chalune Mieussy


Departing from Mieussy (74440)
Average length : 03h00
Total elevation gain : 655m
Vertical drop : 655m
Distance : 6.7km
Signed walking trail
Animals not allowed

This wild hike across the pastures is accessible to most and offers a superb panoramic view of the surrounding mountains.
Even from the Col de Chalune, the view of the impressive Roc d’Enfer and Mont-Blanc is spectacular.
On this itinerary, you'll see cows and sheep and some remarkable mountain plant species.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 655m
Altitude max : 2072m
Vertical drop : 655m

Further informations

Rock, Ground

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    From the car park, go along the gravel track towards Chalet Blanc, at the heart of the pastures. After 1.3 km, go left along a small footpath towards the foot of the Pointe de Chalune. Then go along a hillside path to the right, towards the Col de Chalune. The footpath on the left leads to the Pointe de Chavasse. From the Col de Chalune, a 30 to 45-minute walk along a steep path will take you to the peak, at an altitude of 2,116 m.

    The return can be done by the Golet Rouge and the pass of Vesinaz to go to the Peak of Chavasse and go back to Pierre Rouge.


    Free entry but transport fee applies.


    Animals not allowed
    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    From 15/05 to 15/11.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Car park


    Parking de Pierre Rouge Sommand 74440 Mieussy
    Departing from : Mieussy (74440)
    Latitude : 46.16282 - Longitude : 6.571573
    Information update on 31/05/2024 by Praz de Lys Sommand Tourisme