plan
Satellite

Snowshoe path Les Vuipays (N°8)

A bucolic route at the foot of the Teysachaux and the Dent de Lys. Some excellent local produce awaits you in one of the refreshment areas if you want to tempt your taste buds. And for the more adventurous, there's an adrenaline-filled descent as a bonus!

Starting at the car park in Pont de la Cascade, the path winds gently upwards through the forest. The view then expands to take in the focal point of the Teysachaux summit. From there, the route continues through pasture. As you walk past the mountain pasture of Le Vuipay d’En-Bas, you will see the alpine refreshment stop at Vuipay d’En-Haut. Time for a well-earned rest where you can enjoy delicious local dishes or cheese made during the summer.
Head down towards the Petit Mology chalet and then follow the path into the forest, where you may even come across a chamois. A flat forest road will offer you a brief respite before the final few bends on the path that take you back to the starting point.
For an exceptional descent, why not hire a bob-sleigh at the Buvette du Vuipay? Pack your snowshoes and poles into your backpack and slide the rest of the way at top speed! Then just strap your snowshoes back on to walk through the woods back to the starting point.

Start: Parking "Pont de la Cascade"
Length: 6.7 km
Elevation: 430 m
Walking time: 2h15
Equipped with reflective markers that enable snowshoeing by night

The walk will be about 45 minutes shorter if you join the path n°8 from the parking du Radzy.

SwitzerlandMobility: route 266

---

---

min.-°Cmax.-°C

Weather forecastfor
---
------°C---°C---°C
------°C---°C---°C
------°C---°C---°C
------°C---°C---°C

Search and webcodes

This is your PERSONAL ASSISTANT: with only a few clicks you can put together your perfect stay in our region.

Whether you plan a trip to Paris or wish to visit Shanghai or Sydney next year – with our tailor-made suggestions for activities and accommodation suited to your profile you can be sure to make the best out of your stay!

Are you ready to define your main interests and to list the original experiences that you wish to experience in our region?

Whether you plan a romantic getaway or a memorable family vacation, whether you are a night owl or a morning lark – you will be thrilled by the accuracy of our suggestions.

Take a look at our additional and tailor-made suggestions around your destination, before you trace your itinerary on the map or on the proposal grid. They are synchronised in order to respond to your consultation preferences.