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Stroll to Chapelle Saint Pierre, village path - Hiking itinerary

This easy walk, mainly in the forest, is very popular with families. Once you've reached Chapelle Saint Pierre, you can enjoy a magnificent panoramic view over the valley.

Sport Stroll to Chapelle Saint Pierre, village path - Hiking itinerary Valloire

About

Departing from Valloire (73450)
Average length : 02h00
Total elevation gain : 145m
Vertical drop : 145m
Distance : 3.7km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

This walk is a round-trip and takes you along the Saint-Pierre rock path, leaving from the Borgé bridge.
There is also another loop itinerary.

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Way and back
Total elevation gain : 145m
Altitude max : 1525m
Vertical drop : 145m

Signs

Yellow markings

Map references

Map of Valloire hiking and mountain biking trails, on sale at the tourist office. IGN map 3435ET VALLOIRE - Aiguilles d'Arves / Col du Galibier is on sale in Valloire shops.

Further informations

Stone, Grit, Ground

When hiking, there are a few things you can do to make your experience safer and more enjoyable. Walking poles (even on roads) improve balance in icy conditions, crampons provide grip, and regular hydration is essential.

Carry a water bottle and snacks to keep your energy up. Protect yourself from the sun with sunscreen and sunglasses. Don't forget binoculars to add a touch of observation to your adventure.
Finally, check weather conditions and avalanche risks before you set off. Inform someone of your itinerary, as communication may be limited. These small adjustments will help you make the most of your getaway.

Departure point: from the tourist office.
1/ Take rue de la traverse then avenue de la vallée d'or to arrive in front of Carrefour Montagne.
2/ Follow the path behind the store. It leads up to a clearing.
3/ Continue along the clearing to reach Chapelle Saint-Pierre.
4/ Return by the same route.

Prices

Free access.

Reception

Open to children
Animals allowed
Not adapted to strollers

To keep the mountains a pleasure, choose an activity suited to your level of experience and physical ability. Check the weather and seek advice from qualified professionals, and tell someone about your itinerary. Set off with the right equipment: good shoes and walking poles. In your rucksack, carry a water bottle and snacks to keep your energy levels up, a survival blanket or warm clothing. Protect yourself from the sun with sunscreen and sunglasses. Don't forget binoculars to add a touch of observation to your adventure.

Pets must be kept on a leash.

Period of practice

From 15/04 to 01/12.

Subject to snow conditions.

Services
  • Pets welcome
  • Restaurant

Access

Office de tourisme de Valloire 210 rue des grandes alpes 73450 Valloire
Departing from : Valloire (73450)
Latitude : 45.163665 - Longitude : 6.422673
Information update on 07/06/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Valloire