Loop trail around Chalets du Truc via Côte du Plane
Summer hike
Loop trail around Chalets du Truc via Côte du Plane

Loop trail around Chalets du Truc via Côte du Plane

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A delightful journey to discover the forests and mountain pastures.
From the tranquility of the mountain forest to the open landscapes of mountain pastures, this hike shows you the magical diversity of the high-altitude landscapes.


From the car park, go up the forest track to the intersection. At the intersection, turn left on the forest track to "Chalets du Truc". Leave the forest track and take the path on your right. Turn right and continue on the upgoing forest track. You have arrived at "Chalets du Truc". To continue to "Mont Truc", continue on the same path. At the bifurcation, turn left and follow the path on the slopes of "Mont Truc". You have arrived. The return is by the same route to point 7. Continue on the forest track. At the bifurcation, take the forest track on the left. Turn right on the down-going path. At the bifurcation, turn left. Cross the paved road and take "Chemin du P'tou". Follow the path to the car park.
  • Departure : Parking « la Frasse », Les Contamines-Montjoie
  • Arrival : Parking la Frasse, Les Contamines-Montjoie
  • Towns crossed : Saint-Gervais-les-Bains


Always exercise caution and plan ahead when hiking. Asters, CEN 74 cannot be held responsible for any accident or incident that may occur on this trail.

Access and parking

Drive to the village of Les Contamines-Montjoie. From the centre of the village, take the "La Frasse" road on the left, which leads to the hamlet of La Frasse. Continue to the end of the road and park in the car park of the same name.

Parking :

Parking la Frasse

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