Our Hiking Tracks
Fans of walking or hiking, come to Saint François Longchamp for a total change of scenery and panoramas as far as the eye can see!
In the heart of the Alps in our unspoiled nature and in the Lauzière Massif, don’t forget your hiking boots for your stay in the mountains in summer.
Be smart! Use the Lune Bleue chairlift for reaching quicker our panoramic views and hiking in high altitude. Open 3 days a week.
For the runners
Our hiking tracks
The two mountain passes : Montjoie and Sarvatan (10)04 79 59 10 56
[Saint-François-Longchamp area] Black level (difficult) itinerary. 8,4km and 5:30 h long.
From the Lauziere lift to “La Grande Léchère” lake (5)04 79 59 10 56
[Saint François Longchamp area] Red level (medium) itinerary of 6.5 Km. Route requiring a good experience…
From the Preney to the “Grande Léchère” lake refuge (7)04 79 59 10 56
[Montgellafrey area] Red level (medium) itinerary. 4km long and around 2h duration.
From the Madeleine to the “Grande Léchère” through woods (4)04 79 59 10 56
[Saint François Longchamp area] A red level path (medium) . around 2h45 long.
From Montgellafrey to the “Grande Léchère” lake (6)04 79 59 10 56
[Montgellafrey area] Red level (medium) itinerary with an ascending elevation of 675m. The hike lasts…
Thematic trail : Téquitoi04 79 59 10 56
[Sector Saint François Longchamp] Easy thematic trail of about 2 hours with a difference in altitude…
The “Grande Léchère” lake loop (3)04 79 59 10 56
[Montgellafrey area] Red level (medium) itinerary. around 3h30 long.
Balade des Demoiselles – Cheminées de Fée (18)04 79 59 10 56
[Saint-François-Longchamp area] A 2 hours red level path with a negative and a positive drop of 500…
Le petit Chaussy (21)04 79 59 10 56
[Montaimont area] Blue trail with a vertical drop of 275 m negative, positive and lasting 2 hours. Trail…
From Montgellafrey to the Covatières (2)04 79 59 10 56
[Montgellafrey area] 2 Km blue level path (easy) with a positive elevation of 117m and a negative elevation…
The Hamlets (12)04 79 59 10 56
[Saint-François-Longchamp area] Green educational trail with a vertical drop of 94 meters and a duration…
From Bonvillard to Beaurevers (20)04 79 59 10 56
[Montaimont area] Blue trail with a vertical drop of 455 m negative and lasting 3 hours . Trail accessible…
The “Bugeon” stream via “Le Praz” hamlet (17)04 79 59 10 56
[Saint-François-Longchamp area] A red level itinerary, around 3:30h long and with a positive and negative…
From Bonvillard to the Col du Chaussy by Fontaine Froide (23)04 79 59 10 56
[Montaimont area] Blue trail with a vertical drop of 630 meters high, 437 m down and lasting 2 hours…
From Bonvillard to Saint François Longchamp via the “Col du Paradis” (26)04 79 59 10 56
[Montaimont area] Red trail with a vertical drop of 403 meters negative, 463 meters positive and lasting…
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At the bend of the paths, discover our heritage, our inhabitants, our fauna and our flora, and adopt this eco-friendly mode of transport, to live your holidays at the rhythm of your steps.
To each his own tempo and level: in our mountains, you benefit from a free expression area of thousands of hectares.
With family, friends or on your own, challenge yourself and reach the summit of Saint François Longchamp: the Cheval Noir which rises to 2,832m.
Our mountain lakes promise you a fresh moment of photos to frame! Lac Bleu and Lac Blanc, or Lac de la Grande Léchère on the Montgellafrey side, and Lac du Loup with a course in the Montaimont sector, lake and different atmospheres with the promise of moments of relaxation.
Also take advantage of our free space to hike with a dog.
As you walk, you are not immune to encountering wild animals (marmots, chamois, foxes, etc.) that inhabit our mountains.
Panoramas of the Belledonne Range, the Glacier de l’Etendard, the emblematic Aiguilles d’Arves, and the majestic Mont Blanc… amazement at every moment!
For hikes without taking a look at the map, and off the beaten track, our mountain guides bend over backwards and always offer you more freedom at altitude.
Alone, in tribe or supervised, the hikes allow you to fully enjoy the benefits of the mountain. And you know, “the mountain wins you over”!