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Lac Sans Fond - Lancebranlette

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Lancebranlette, a summit situated on the French-Italian border, culminates at an altitude of 2936m. You will discover a breathtaking panorama of the Tarentaise valley and the Aosta Valley!

Sport Lac Sans Fond - Lancebranlette Séez


Departing from Séez (73700)
Average length : 04h00
Total elevation gain : 783m
Vertical drop : 783m
Distance : 5km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed


The Hospice du Petit Saint-Bernard:
First erected in the 9th century, the hospice is a symbol of a long tradition of
hospitality. It offered food and a bed to any passers-by who risked getting
caught in bad weather. Now renovated, the hospice provides information and
houses an interactive exhibition on the history of the pass.
The Joux column:
Located next to the Hospice, the Joux column is a monolith upon which sits a statue of Saint-Bernard of Menthon, patron saint of mountaineers.
The Alpine Gardens at Chanousia:
Located at an altitude of 2,172m, this Alpine garden includes some 1,000 species of mountain plants. It is open to the public from July to mid-September.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 783m
Altitude max : 2936m
Vertical drop : 783m
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    0/ From the Hospice du Petit Saint-Bernard, take the path behind the building which zigzags through the grassy slopes,
    1/ Follow the signs for Lac Sans Fond (Lac Sans Fond Circuit).
    2/ After about a 45 minutes' walk you will come to a fork in the path. Go right at the fork and head up to the Lancebranlette summit. Warning! This section includes a steep path.
    3/ Come back down via the same route. You can also go by to the Lac Sans Fond.


    Free of charge


    Animals allowed

    Period of practice

    From 07/01 to 10/31 : open daily.

    • Pets welcome


    Hospice du Petit Saint Bernard, 2188m 73700 Séez
    Departing from : Séez (73700)
    Latitude : 45.674248 - Longitude : 6.878069

    Parking hospice of th little san bernard pass

    Moving across the city : La Rosière - Montvalezan (73700), Séez (73700)
    Information update on 10/06/2024 by La Rosière Tourisme