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Loop: Lac des Plagnes and Lac de Tavaneuse

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Hiking itinerary in Abondance
13.0 km
5h 30min
Hard
  • Discover the two mountain lakes of Abondance, the Lac des Plagnes and the Lac de Tavaneuse, a magnificent day trip.

  • This hike, for experienced hikers only, takes in two mountain lakes: Lac des Plagnes (1190 m) and Lac de Tavaneuse (1806 m). You'll cross mountain pastures and discover chalets and fountains.

    The hike starts from the Lac des Plagnes parking lot. Take the Cubourré path. Then head for the chalets d'Ardens via the pirons d'Entre Deux Pertuis, which will take you all the way to Lac de Tavaneuse.

    Once there, you can enjoy the lake and its crystal-clear waters. Picnics are a welcome way to...
    This hike, for experienced hikers only, takes in two mountain lakes: Lac des Plagnes (1190 m) and Lac de Tavaneuse (1806 m). You'll cross mountain pastures and discover chalets and fountains.

    The hike starts from the Lac des Plagnes parking lot. Take the Cubourré path. Then head for the chalets d'Ardens via the pirons d'Entre Deux Pertuis, which will take you all the way to Lac de Tavaneuse.

    Once there, you can enjoy the lake and its crystal-clear waters. Picnics are a welcome way to enjoy the place.

    Return via Entre-Deux-Pertuis to Lac des Plagnes via Prétairié and Le Cazot.

    This hike offers magnificent views.
  • Departure
    Abondance
  • The departure of the hike is situated at 10 minutes in car from the center of the village of Abondance. Follow the direction of the" lac des Plagnes". A car park is in your left in arriving to the lake.
  • Plain text period
    From 01/06 to 01/11.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.
  • Environment
    • Lakeside or by stretch of water
    • Village 2 km away
    • Waterside
    • Lake view
    • Mountain view
    • Forest location
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Services
  • Equipment
    • Car park
    • Parking
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
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