Discover the Espace Trail de Praz de Lys Sommand, a territory in the heart of the Giffre valley facing the Mont Blanc which offers 11 summer trail routes and 2 winter trail routes.
13 routes for a total of 176km, starting from Mieussy, Taninges, Praz-de-Lys and Sommand. You will be able to choose your itinerary among : 7 summer trail routes; 2 verticals; 2 winter routes and two Trail running challenge routes.
The routes are not specifically trail marked. To follow the route, follow hiking signs and use the supports at your disposal:
Departure : Mieussy I Arrival : Pertuiset
Take on the challenge and come to Pertuiset, historic paragliding take-off site, where the very first paragliders took off in 1978. The itinerary takes you past the pretty St Grat Chapel and up a stone path from the Middle Ages, before reaching the pastures, 1,000m higher up...
Departure : Taninges I Arrival : Le Praz de Lys
Take up the challenge on this itinerary that will delight mountain lovers! Between forest, mountain pastures and villages, climb the old medieval paved road built by the monks of the Chartreuse de Mélan linking the old town of Taninges to the mountain pastures of Praz de Lys located 1000 m higher!