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This is a popular hiking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's not remote, it features medium exposure and is typically done between June and September. From a low point of 12 m to the maximum altitude of 2.7 km, the route covers 564 km, 30069 vertical metres of ascent and 29707 vertical metres of descent.


Thru hike over the French Alps



Hiking trails where obstacles such as rocks or roots are prevalent. Some obstacles can require care to step over or around. At times, the trail can be worn and eroded. The grade of the trail is generally quite steep, and can often lead to strenuous hiking.

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.


1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

between June and September


  • Alpine
  • Summit Hike
  • Wild flowers

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