Les Mattes

Walk "Les Mattes"

Sport, Hiking itinerary, Pedestrian sports in Châtel
10.0 km
4h 30min
Hard
  • Go to the left of the chapel in Très Ies Pierres and continue
    along the track until it forks. Turn right onto a wide road that climbs steadily
    through the forest past waterfalls until it reaches the Boudimes high pasture.

  • Continue on the same track through woods with occasional clearings until
    you reach the Torrens chalet and the GR5 (major long-distance footpath
    marked in red and white that runs through the Alps from Lake Geneva to
    the Mediterranean). Take the GR up to the left until you reach Les Mattes
    where you arrive at the turning to the beautiful Grange combe. Follow the
    path down past le Pron until it comes to a track that crosses it at right
    angles. Turn right and some yards further on fork...
    Continue on the same track through woods with occasional clearings until
    you reach the Torrens chalet and the GR5 (major long-distance footpath
    marked in red and white that runs through the Alps from Lake Geneva to
    the Mediterranean). Take the GR up to the left until you reach Les Mattes
    where you arrive at the turning to the beautiful Grange combe. Follow the
    path down past le Pron until it comes to a track that crosses it at right
    angles. Turn right and some yards further on fork left. Continue on this jeep
    track until you arrive back at your starting point in Très les Pierres.
  • Departure
    Châtel
  • Car park Très les Pierres. Bus line 1, stop Très les Pierres.
  • Plain text period
    From 01/06 to 31/10.
  • 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
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
      • Dogs must be kept on a lead due to the presence of herds.
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