Glacier path

Champagny en Vanoise

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Sentier Glaciologique
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.
The footpath starts from le Laisonnay to “Le Grand Plan”. Return: 15km, nearly 4h.
Think to the 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 “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
Elevation gain
810 m
Descent
810 m
Distance
15km
Type of itinerary
Return
Open
From 01/05 to 30/11. Subject to favorable weather.

Glacier path

73350 Champagny-en-Vanoise