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Tour de la Pointe des Mattes en 2 jours avec nuit en refuge

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Hiking itinerary in La Chapelle-d'Abondance
12.3 km
5h 45min
Hard
  • Short sporting itinerary from the Abondance valley. Exceptional landscapes in the heart of the protected natural area of Mont de Grange.

  • The hike around the Pointe des Mattes is a hike that will satisfy good walkers.

    Starting from the Panthiaz car park, you will first walk along the Dranse river before starting your ascent.

    This summit is one of the satellites of the Mont de Grange, which culminates at 2432m, compared to 2100m for the Pointe des Mattes.

    From the summit, you can enjoy a view of the Haut-Sex and Linleu, as well as the Swiss Alps and the Abondance valley.

    On the way back down, you will arrive at...
    The hike around the Pointe des Mattes is a hike that will satisfy good walkers.

    Starting from the Panthiaz car park, you will first walk along the Dranse river before starting your ascent.

    This summit is one of the satellites of the Mont de Grange, which culminates at 2432m, compared to 2100m for the Pointe des Mattes.

    From the summit, you can enjoy a view of the Haut-Sex and Linleu, as well as the Swiss Alps and the Abondance valley.

    On the way back down, you will arrive at the Trébentaz refuge, in the heart of a Natura 2000 classified site, enough to enjoy the environment that surrounds you for the end of the day and an evening and night in a refuge that is bound to be exceptional.
  • Departure
    La Chapelle-d'Abondance
  • Car park de la Panthiaz, La Chapelle d'Abondance.
  • Plain text period
    From 24/06 to 10/09.
    Reservations are required for the Trebentaz refuge.

    Subject to favorable weather.
  • Environment
    • In a nature reserve
  • 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
    • Free car park
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