Walk of Fri 08 Feb 2019 08:41:07 CET

A Sarcenas walk posted on 08/02/19 by Jacques L1.. Update : 14/02/19
Technical sheet
Author's time Author's time : 4 hrs
Distance Distance : 7.43mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 1867ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 1870ft
Highest point Highest point : 6102ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 4295ft
Average Difficulty : Average
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Snowshoeing Snowshoeing
Areas Areas : Alps, Chartreuse
Location Location : Sarcenas (38700)
Starting point Starting point : N 45.294311° / E 5.763647°
Map IGN Map (Click to buy) : Ref. 3334OTR
Download : -

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. mi 0 - Col de Porte
1 : mi 0.2 - alt. mi 0.2 - Col de Porte
2 : mi 2.41 - alt. mi 2.41
3 : mi 2.98 - alt. mi 2.98 - Charmant Som
4 : mi 3.08 - alt. mi 3.08 - Charmant Som
5 : mi 3.41 - alt. mi 3.41 - Charmant Som
6 : mi 3.86 - alt. mi 3.86 - Charmant Som
D/A : mi 7.43 - alt. mi 7.43

Useful Information

We advise taking IGN maps with you on this walk. Click here to buy : 3334OTR.

Hikideas and this author cannot be held responsible in the case of accidents or problems occuring on this walk.

Other walks in the area

distance 6.39mi Vertical gain +1460ft Vertical drop -1437ft duration 4 hrs Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Sarcenas - 38 - Isère

A very pleasant hike, described here snowshoe users, but also good for walks on sunny days.

distance 7.07mi Vertical gain +1457ft Vertical drop -1457ft duration 4 hrs Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Sarcenas - 38 - Isère

In the heart of the Chartreuse mountains, the Col de Porte is a former family ski resort whose ski lifts are now closed. The paths are more or less well marked allowing you to enjoy the trails on cross-country skis or snowshoes. The proposed circuit climbs through forest, coming out on a crest and offers superb views over the entire Chartreuse mountain range.

The Cross on the Alp
distance 6.3mi Vertical gain +2927ft Vertical drop -2913ft duration 6 hrs Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Saint-Pierre-d'Entremont (Savoie) - 73 - Savoie

A lovely with snowshoes, with a beautiful view of the Alpine peaks at its height. Note that this hike can be done in all seasons.

distance 8.01mi Vertical gain +2392ft Vertical drop -2408ft duration 6 hrs Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Entremont-le-Vieux - 73 - Savoie

A beautiful hike to be done with or without snowshoes.

Les Crêtes de la Molière from Autrans
distance 8.68mi Vertical gain +2054ft Vertical drop -2073ft duration 6 hrs Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Autrans - 38 - Isère

A diverse hike: forests, ridges, vast panoramic views...

The Grand Rocher and the Crêt du Poulet
distance 5.32mi Vertical gain +1532ft Vertical drop -1526ft duration 6 hrs Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Theys - 38 - Isère

A stone's throw from town and you're high in the mountains. But pay attention to the risks.

For more walks, use our search engine.

The GPS track and description are the property of the author.