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Le Lac de Montriond depuis Ardent

Sport Le Lac de Montriond depuis Ardent Avoriaz


Departing from Avoriaz (74110)
Average length : 02h15
Total elevation gain : 358m
Vertical drop : 358m
Distance : 7.6km
Animals allowed

From the Ardent car park, walk on the left side of the street and follow the path which leads you throw the forest, towards "Cascade d'Ardent" and "Les Albertans".
1-Carry on walking until Ardent waterfall : you can gaze at it from the bridge which leads to the main road. In the springtime the huge amount of water creates an impressive sight !
2-Keep following the path going to the Albertans hamlet. Once you are there, take a moment to admire traditionnal and local architecture.
3-Carry on walking to the far end of the lake and take a moment to admire the "Rock d'Enfer in the distance. Go around the lake by beginning by the right side (road side) and come back by the way under the cliffs (the trail along the water is for pedestrians, the other one is for horses and mountain bikes).
Retrace your steps to come back to Ardent car park.

Total elevation gain : 358m
Altitude max : 1205m
Vertical drop : 358m

Further informations


Do you want to refresh after this walk ? Be brave and swim in one of this amazing alpin lake!


Free access.


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : French
Languages of documentation : English, French
Adapted to all-terrain strollers

Please keep your dog on leash during the walk.

Period of practice

From 01/05 to 01/11.

Subject to snow conditions.

  • Pets welcome


Ardent 306 Route d'Ardent 74110 Avoriaz
Departing from : Avoriaz (74110)
Latitude : 46.21421 - Longitude : 6.76149

Reach the Ardent car park by Prodains cablecar, then take the shuttle A, then shuttle M. By car, take the Lindarets road (15min from "La Joux Verte" pass)

Information update on 18/05/2021 by Office de Tourisme Avoriaz 1800