Snowshoeing itinerary: Col du Saix

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    La Chapelle-d'Abondance

    One of the most beautiful snowshoe hikes in the Abondance Valley, to discover absolutely.

    Follow the road to the top of La Ville du Nant, where you’ll see some
    beautiful chalets, traditional farmhouses and old chapels.
    At the end of the road, follow the forest track then continue along the path which leads to Le Saix pass (col du Saix). Return the same way as you came, otherwise continue towards Barbossine and Petit Châtel (from the Col du Saix, follow the marked path from Chatel route n°2.) Return to La Chapelle on the shuttle.

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    Services & Equipment

    • Parking
    • Pets welcome
    • Motorhomes allowed

    Customer base

    • Level red – hard


    From 01/12 to 30/04.
    Closed itinerary ine cas of avalanche risk level 4 and more.


    Animaux : Accepted without supplements

    Pets allowed on a leash only.


    Free access.


    Hameau de La Ville du Nant
    74360 La Chapelle-d'Abondance

    Characteristics :

    • Mountain location
    • Ski resort

    Spoken languages

    • English
    • French