• Sport

The Pointe de Chavasse

A hiking trail where you are guaranteed to see wild animals. There is a herd of bighorn sheep here and it is not rare to catch a glimpse of chamois, ibex and of course, marmots. Your efforts will be rewarded by the fantastic view at the peak.

Sport The Pointe de Chavasse Mieussy


Departing from Mieussy (74440)
Average length : 03h00
Total elevation gain : 582m
Vertical drop : 590m
Distance : 7km
Signed walking trail
Animals not allowed

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 582m
Altitude max : 1961m
Vertical drop : 590m

Further informations

Rock, Ground

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    From Pierres Rouges car park above the Sommand plateau, follow the signs for Chalet Blanc. Then follow the signs for the Col de Vesinaz, and then the Pointe de Chavasse. Come back along the same route.


    Free access.


    Animals not allowed
    Not adapted to strollers

    Period of practice

    From 15/05 to 15/11.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Motorhomes allowed
    • Restaurant
    • Car park


    Parking du télésiège de Pierres Rouges Sommand 74440 Mieussy
    Departing from : Mieussy (74440)
    Latitude : 46.162822 - Longitude : 6.571589
    Information update on 23/04/2024 by Praz de Lys Sommand Tourisme