Glacier path

Champagny en Vanoise

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Sentier Glaciologique
Parking du Laisonnay d'en bas
73350 Champagny-en-Vanoise
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The Glacier footpath itinerary (marked with numbers) brings you discovering some of the highest glaciers of Vanoise and explains you the glaciers, their birth, their forming, etc.
Duration : 4hrs
Distance : 15 km
Positive drop : 810 m
Type : outward and return

The footpath starts from Le Laisonnay to “Le Grand Plan”.
Guide book on sale (5€ - text in french, photos, sketches and drawings) at the tourist office, at the Information desk (Champagny le Haut, le Laisonnay) and the “Glacialis” Museum.
On the itinerary: La Glière refuge (restaurant, overnight stays), the alpine pasture Le Plan du Sel with Beaufort cheese making and ... the herds of cows Abondance and Tarines
Prices
Free access. 5€ for the guide book.
Characteristic
OK for families with children
yes
Elevation gain
810 m
Distance
15km
Type of itinerary
Return
Open
From 01/05 to 01/11.

Subject to favorable weather.

Glacier path

Parking du Laisonnay d'en bas
73350 Champagny-en-Vanoise