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From Montriond Lake to Ardent Waterfall

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Hiking itinerary in Montriond
1.9 km
2h
Medium
  • A refreshing walk starting from Lac de Montriond, for young and old alike, to discover the listed site of the Cascade d'Ardent.

  • The pretty path alternates between clearings and woodland, passing through the charming hamlet of Les Albertans and its traditional old chalets. Admire the cliffs on your right, where several old galleries remain from which slate was extracted until the 1950s.
  • Departure
    Montriond
  • Departure: bout du Lac de Montriond, free car park
    > access by shuttle bus: stop of the free Montriond shuttle bus line M at the bout du lac
    > access by car from Cluses or Thonon: D902 then D228
  • Plain text period
    From 15/04 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.
  • Environment
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Mountain location
    • Waterfall view
    • Lake view
    • Mountain view
    • Near shuttle stop
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Services
  • Equipment
    • Public WC
    • Car park
    • Free car park
    • Picnic area
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
    • Accommodation
    • Restaurant
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