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L'Ouillon from Saint Sorlin d'Arves

A beautiful hike in the heart of the Sybelles mountain pastures, on one of the highest grassy summits in Europe.

Sport L'Ouillon from Saint Sorlin d'Arves Saint-Sorlin-d'Arves


Departing from Saint-Sorlin-d'Arves (73530)
Average length : 05h15
Total elevation gain : 940m
Vertical drop : 940m
Distance : 10.6km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

At an altitude of over 2400 metres, enjoy a 360° panoramic view of the Arvan valley, the Belledonne mountain range and the Ecrins massif. After wandering through a wide variety of landscapes, from Alpine hamlets to abandoned mountain huts and vast alpine meadows, you can take a well-deserved break at the top of France's 4th largest ski area. On sunny days, you'll even have the chance to see Mont Blanc in the distance!

Total elevation gain : 940m
Altitude max : 2431m
Vertical drop : 940m

Further informations

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    From the Saint Sorlin d'Arves Tourist Office, follow the road towards La Ville, then turn left towards L'Ouillon via the Côte Ras, Praz-Bel, Alpage de Prabel, Sur le Chait, Le Torret, Plan de L'Ouillaz and Derrière les Envombres crossroads. Then continue up the path that leads to the ridge to reach L'Ouillon. From the summit, stay on the ridge and descend towards Les Chansures. From here, follow the signs for St Sorlin via Le Truchet, Lac Laitelet, Le Verrou, Cufférent and then Pierre Aiguë. Return to the starting point via Centre Village.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : French

    • Pets welcome
    • Car park
    • Free car park


    Plan du Moulin 73530 Saint-Sorlin-d'Arves
    Departing from : Saint-Sorlin-d'Arves (73530)
    Latitude : 45.221462 - Longitude : 6.22921
    Information update on 19/03/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Saint-Sorlin-d'Arves