The Bivouac Movement touring track
Magnificent, demanding 15km long hiking course surrounded by nature! Throughout the marked route, you will have the opportunity to discover wonderful landscapes of the Paccots region!
From the Bivouac in Châtel-St-Denis, you will start your effort with an arduous climb to the summit of Corbetta. From up there, you will enjoy a magnificent view of the plain and Lake Geneva. Going down to reach the other side of the valley, you will discover the alpine chalets between fir trees and snowy pastures, all in a quiet atmosphere unique in winter. You will then attack the climb which will take you to the top of the Pralet finish and the highest point of the route. You will be able to admire the beautiful mountains of our pre-Alps including the imposing Dent de Lys before turning back.
You will find below some characteristics and important information to read before taking this marked route. A map and the route profile are available in the attached external files.
Total length: 15km
Total ascent: 1171 m
Total descent: 1165 m
Lowest point: 912 m
Highest point: 1568 m
● The descents by the ski lifts are closed outside of the ski lift operating hours (before 9:00 a.m. and after 4:30 p.m., until 9:30 p.m. on Wednesdays only). Outside opening hours, descents are not protected against dangers, such as grooming machines equipped with a winch and / or a cutter.
● Unsecured and unsupervised route
● The Paccots Tourist Office and the Region and Movement Skis decline all responsibility in the event of an accident.
Please observe the safety instructions.
Point Info Les Paccots
Rte des Paccots 215
1619 Les Paccots
+41 (0) 21 948 84 56
Properties of the itinerarie
Difficulty : Very challenging
Length : 15 km
Duration : 6 hours
Type of activity : Sport
a DVA engaged, in "emission" mode, headlamp, a mobile phone, a shovel, a helmet and a probe.