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Hiking and walks in family

The mid-altitude mountains offer a playground for unlimited discovery of the local countryside Pays d'Evian Vallée d'Abondance and the Franco-Suisse area Portes du Soleil. There are many kilometres of marked trails for family walks and trekking... Will the Summer be long enough for you to see it all?

Hikes for all the family:

The Dranse walking trail: an easy path for pedestrians and bikes, accessible with pushair, it links Abondance to Châtel along the Dranse river by the Chapelle d'Abondance. Discover the culture of the Valley, its nature and its mountain landscapes. With the Colombus shuttle, you can come back to Abondance. 


Lake "Les Plagnes": a Geopark Chablais Unesco to discover with your family, many hiking departures from this awesome natural site.

Intermediate walking trails to discover absolutly: 

Lake Tavaneuse (1805 m): One of the most beautiful moutain lake of the Chablais. Several departures from Pretairié or from the lake Les Plagnes. 
The Autigny top (1808 m): accessible from the Autigny chalets.


Sportive walking trails: 

Conquer the sommits of the Valley: The Mont de Grange (2432 m), the Cornettes de Bise (2432 m), the Mont Chauffé (2000 m), the Roc de Tavaneuse (2156 m), the Pic de la Corne (2084 m)...

In summer, the Portes du Soleil area is accessible by walking with the chairlifts.



Mountain guides:

Bureau des guides de la Vallée d'Abondance : 06 52 55 07 74
Jean Yves Fredriksen, mountain guide: High mountain guide:  06 76 41 61 80