Snowshoe trail - Portes de Culet

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Presentation

This French-Swiss route is only for experienced snowshoers, as there are climbs and descents of varying gradients.
The trail starts at the Super-Châtel gondola lift, so you'll need a return pedestrian ticket to use the lift.

From the top of the cable car, follow the Nordic route to Lac de Conche.

From the chalets of the same name, after a short loop through the spruce forest, you can continue along the Renard path towards Chalet Neuf and the Portes de Culet pass, which offers exceptional views of the Dents du Midi, the Vaud and Valais Alps and Mont Blanc.

The return journey takes the same route.
Purple trail.
OpeningsFrom 23/12 to 21/04.
Accessible according to climatic conditions and is closed if the avalanche risk is 3 on 5. Please contact the Tourist Office in advance to find out the conditions of access at the time.

Subject to snow conditions.
Practical informations
  • Services :
    • 6 yrs old min
  • Services :
    • Pets welcome
  • Levels of sporting experience :
    • Level bue - easy
  • Route :
    • daily duration (minutes) 90
    • type of route Aller / Retour
    • marked route
    • elevation (m) 80
    • distance (km) 4.1
  • Additional openings :
    • Subject to snow conditions
  • Documentation language(s) :
    • English
    • French
Category
  • Section :
    • Sport
  • Winter sports :
    • Winter sports
    • Snowshoe itinerary
On-site Services
  • Help for client/transport :
    • Help for client/transport

Tarifs

Free entry but transport fee applies. Pedestrian ticket for the gondola at €9.
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Contact us
Snowshoe trail - Portes de Culet
Départ à l'arrivée de la télécabine de Super-
74390
Châtel
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Phone : +33 4 50 73 22 44
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Location

Purple trail.
Additional location
  • Environments :
    • Mountain location
    • Forest location