The cave of Jourdy
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Be careful in winter ! Lack of markings, presence of snow and ice
Route opened

If you like sensations and exceptional landscapes, this stroll will amaze you by its air passages and stiff descents. The end point is in Roche Pallud, from where you can admire a beautiful panorama on the Giffre Valley.

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The characteristics of the route.
Mieussy (74)
  • Distance 1.9 km
  • Elevation gain 270 m
  • Elevation lost 260 m
  • Min. elevation 872 m
  • Max. elevation. 1133 m
  • Duration (depending on pace) 1h30
  • Marking Yes
Starting point : Social hall of Mieussy
Height of departure : 634 m
Height of arrival : 1510 m
Estimated time : 3:30 without breaks
Map reference: IGN ET 3429 - Bonneville - Cluses - Faucigny
Strollers access : no
Nature of the path : Ground / rock
Format : Loop
Garde : Quite difficult
Particular difficulty : Air passages, stiff descent
Waymarking : Panels

From the village to the mountain pasture, you can have a small fresh break inside the cave of Jourdy. Then take the way of Saix d' Echerus, you will arrive in Roche-Pallud (paragliding takeoff area). Then continue towards the chapel Saint-Grat dedicated to the Holy family, Saint Anne and Saint Grat, holy defender of cereals. You'll have a wonderful view of the Alps.

Tariff : Free access.

Opening : From 15/05 to 15/11. Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.
Read before you go!
Adapt your equipment according to your level and the weather. Do not leave the marked trails.
Area : Mieussy
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