Desert de Jean Jacques Rousseau to the Froussard farm

Grenoble

Easy loop hike from Seyssinet Pariset, with views over Grenoble on the way back.

Hiking Easy

Distance
5.2 km
Ascent
207 m
Descent
201 m
Duration
1-2 hrs
Low Point
394 m
High Point
485 m
Gradient
Desert de Jean Jacques Rousseau to the Froussard farm Map

This is a popular hiking route which is generally considered to be easy. It's not remote, it features low exposure and is typically done between March and October. From a low point of 394 m to the maximum altitude of 485 m, the route covers 5.2 km, 207 vertical metres of ascent and 201 vertical metres of descent.

Description

Simple family friendly hike through the woods in the canyon on the way out then back via a path with some views over the city

Difficulty

Easy

Walking along a well-kept trail that’s mostly flat. No obstacles are present.

Low Exposure

1 out of 4

The path is on completely flat land and potential injury is limited to falling over.

Remoteness

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

between March and October

Features

  • Dog friendly
  • Family friendly