Loop trail of Chalets du Truc by Côte du Plane
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Loop trail of Chalets du Truc by Côte du Plane

Loop trail of Chalets du Truc by Côte du Plane

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A bucolic route to discover forests and mountain pastures
From the intimacy of the mountain forest to the open landscapes of mountain pastures, this hike shows you the diversity of the high-altitude landscapes.


From the car park, go up the forest track to the intersection.
  1. At the intersection, turn left on the forest track to "Chalets du Truc".
  2. Leave the forest track and take the path on your right.
  3. Turn right and continue on the up going forest track.
  4. You have arrived at "Chalets du Truc". To continue to "Mont Truc", continue on the same path.
  5. At the bifurcation, turn left and follow the path on the slopes of "Mont Truc".
  6. You have arrived. The return is by the same route to point 7.
  7. Continue on the forest track.
  8. At the bifurcation, take the forest track on the left.
  9. Turn right on the down going path.
  10. At the bifurcation, turn left.
  11. Cross the paved road and take "Chemin du P'tou".
  12. 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 be careful and plan ahead when hiking. Asters, CEN 74 can not be held responsible for the occurrence of an accident or any inconvenience on this itinerary.

Access and parking

Go to the village of Contamines-Montjoie. In the center of the village, take the road on the left to "La Frasse" which leads to the hamlet of La Frasse.
From the hamlet of La Frasse, continue to the end of the road and park at the parking lot of the same name.

Parking :

Parking la Frasse

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