LOOP
in Les Contamines-Montjoie

Boucle de la côte d’Auran

A short half-day outing to do with the family and allowing you to discover the traditional chalets and the old farms of P'tou, Frasse and Loyers.
Topo / step by step

From the church, go up to La Frasse and take the direction of Lac d'Armancette, then cross by a balcony path above the village, to the Côte d'Auran. Continue in the forest before descending towards Les Loyers, take the Nant d'Armancette dyke, then return towards the center of the village.

Route details

The Les Contamines
LOOP
TAG
Rock, Stones, Earth, Not suitable for pushchairs
Autumn, Summer, Spring

Description

Do not miss the visit of the church of Les Contamines in the center of the village, and its splendid baroque facade.

Difficulty: Green (very easy)
Duration: Ascent: 1 hour. Descent: 30min. Total: 1h30.
Elevation: 190 m
Route: Loop
Departure: Center of the village or church
Access: Park in the village car park, below the village square (Town Hall, Tourist Office)
Services: Car parks and all services in the village.

Follow the numbers of the trail intersection signs: n° 62, 61 and 71.
From the church, go up to La Frasse and head towards Lake Armancette, then cross via a balcony path above the village, to the Côte d'Auran. Continue in the forest before descending towards Les Loyers, take the Nant d'Armancette dike, then return towards the village center.
ParkingFree parkingPedestrian sportsHiking route
DifficultyModerateDuration01hElevation190 D- ​​/ 190 D+Distance3,1 kmMax Altitude1260m
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