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Walking route - Dranse riverside

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Course in Châtel
16.0 km
  • Dranse riverside trail: for walkers and cyclists! This trail which runs along the riverside from Châtel to Abondance is nearly 16 km long and accessible to everyone: families, sporty types, children and pushchairs.

  • The route is mostly flat and runs through areas of ecological interest, offering pretty riverside views and a chance to see the local heritage along the way… In short,it gives you a glimpse of another side of the Abondance Valley.

    Several departures are proposed from the villages of Châtel, Abondance and La Chapelle d'Abondance. Discover the Abondance Valley at your own pace!

    In July and August, the regular Colombus shuttle bus runs every day in the Abondance Valley and takes you to...
    The route is mostly flat and runs through areas of ecological interest, offering pretty riverside views and a chance to see the local heritage along the way… In short,it gives you a glimpse of another side of the Abondance Valley.

    Several departures are proposed from the villages of Châtel, Abondance and La Chapelle d'Abondance. Discover the Abondance Valley at your own pace!

    In July and August, the regular Colombus shuttle bus runs every day in the Abondance Valley and takes you to your starting point.

    A leaflet is available in the tourist offices.
  • Departure
    Châtel
  • Plain text period
    From 20/04 to 20/12.
    Open as long as weather conditions allow.
  • Environment
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Lake 5 km away
    • Mountain location
    • Waterside
    • Riverside
    • 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
    • Car park
    • Free car park
    • Parking
    • Picnic area
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
      • Dogs must be kept on a lead due to the presence of herds.
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