• Sport

Walking trail: Ardent to Lindarets

Whether you're a hiking enthusiast or simply looking to relax in the heart of nature, this walk offers an ideal getaway. Soak up the peace and quiet of the forest, cool off by the river and reach the Lindarets Village

Sport Walking trail: Ardent to Lindarets Montriond


Departing from Montriond (74110)
Average length : 02h00
Total elevation gain : 260m
Vertical drop : 260m
Distance : 3km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

A surprise awaits you in the village of Les Lindarets: the famous Lindarets goats! Like the holidaymakers, they've come here to spend a summer strolling around. Children will be delighted to feed these free-roaming goats while their parents enjoy the village's sunny terraces.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 260m
Altitude max : 1467m
Vertical drop : 260m


Beige panels with black lettering and green arrows

Map references

Map: IGN TOP 25, 3528 ET, Morzine

Further informations

Stone, Ground, Grit

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    1/ Start just after the bridge at the top right of the Ardent car park (footpath sign).
    2/ Go up into the forest, following the path that crosses the ski slope on the right-hand side and then returns to the left-hand side of the slope before re-entering the forest.
    3/ Cross the river by the small bridge, climb up into the fields and then continue into the forest to reach the village of Les Lindarets.


    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Not adapted to strollers

    animals accepted, but there may be a herd of cows on the climb and free-roaming goats in the village of Les Lindarets.

    Period of practice

    From 01/05 to 31/10.
    Accessible outside the snow season and subject to weather conditions. Check with the Tourist Office beforehand for current access conditions. Recommended season: spring - summer - autumn.

    Subject to favorable weather.

    • Pets welcome
    • Accessible via ski lift
    • Car park
    • Free car park


    Ardent 74110 Montriond
    Departing from : Montriond (74110)
    Latitude : 46.213164 - Longitude : 6.762993

    Departure: to the left of the Ardent gondola departure station, free car park.
    > access by shuttle bus: stop of the free Montriond M shuttle bus at Ardent
    > access by car from Cluses or Thonon: D902 then D228

    Information update on 26/03/2024 by Office de Tourisme de la Vallée d'Aulps