Ski touring - Les Chaux

La Golèze – Les Chaux par Frience

Of a moderate level, this route begins at La Golèze, not far from the Les Fracherets ski lift.

This route starts at La Golèze, not far from the Les Fracherets ski lift. It goes up to the Frience plateau, then to the Les Leurrins trail for the first section, and crosses the hillside at Les Fracherets.

Next, it runs up as far as Les Chaux, arriving at the cable car with its magnificent view. It goes down again via the Les Fracherets trail.

Practical information

ACCESS TO THE DEPARTURE
The departure is located in Frience on the road to Alpe des Chaux above Gryon.
If you are by car, you can park at the parking lot of "la Golèze".
There is also a shuttle bus between Gryon-Barboleuse and Frience.

SECURITY AND ENVIRONMENT
The Dynafit Rando Parc may only be used by those who possess the necessary technical abilities, fitness and equipment.

The routes are signposted but not patrolled, use at your own risk. There are no safety patrols working on the ascending tracks at any time.

We would ask you not to stray from the signposted path and to descend via the marked slopes.

The runs are closed outside operating hours of the ski and gondola lifts (before 8:30 a.m. and after 5 p.m.). Caution: Snow groomers equipped with traction cables may be operating in the area – risk of death!

The Gryon Tourist Office and Dynafit decline all responsibility in case of any accidents.

Please follow the safety guidelines.

Don’t leave any garbage behind, show consideration for the natural environment and the property owners of the land used! The forest is an undisturbed wildlife habitat, so please stay on the marked trails.

Technical data

Distance
1.4 km
Duration
1h00
Positive altitude difference
256 Metres
Negative altitude difference
6 Metres
Difficulty
Medium
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