• Sport

Sentier Tourbière et Marais

Savoie Mont Blanc's choice

This family-friendly country walk starts at Place de l'Eglise in Vieugy and reveals the biodiversity of the Lesse and Mathonex marshes.

Sport Sentier Tourbière et Marais Annecy


Departing from Annecy (74600)
Average length : 02h30
Total elevation gain : 166m
Vertical drop : 167m
Distance : 7km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

These protected natural spaces are home to a host of wildlife including some remarkable butterflies, dragonflies and other insects.
Through the seasons you can contemplate a wide variety of plant life, including orchids, the pretty marsh grass of Parnassus, marsh marigolds and buckbean.
These wetlands are currently under the protection of the Asters association (Haute Savoie natural space conservatory).
Accessible in spring, summer or autumn, this tranquil path is ideal for hikers, mountain bikers and horse riders.
The departure point for this hike can be reached by public transport from Annecy centre. This is an ideal path for families, through forest, across meadows and into some picturesque villages !

Total elevation gain : 166m
Altitude max : 669m
Vertical drop : 167m

Further informations

Stone, Grit, Ground

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    Free access.


    Animals allowed

    Period of practice

    All year round.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Pets welcome


    105 route de Vieugy Vieugy Seynod 74600 Annecy
    Departing from : Annecy (74600)
    Latitude : 45.862332 - Longitude : 6.084596
    Information update on 27/05/2024 by Office de Tourisme du Lac d'Annecy