Discover your true nature. A few minutes from Geneva, in Haute-Savoie, the mountains of Geneva have a trip to the summit in store for you! On the programme : strolls, walks, easy or more challenging hikes.
So that your mountain experience can remain enjoyable, acquaint yourselt with the safety rules and good practices by downloading the safety handbook produces by the ministry responsible for sport.
Balcon des sons
This easy loopback walk through gently-rolling countryside along the Mont-Sion ridge is a wonderful place for a stroll and some breathtaking views over the Préalpes, Jura, Geneva area, Usses Valley...
Les Pitons via the Chavanne pastures
From Archamps, the path runs up to the Grand Piton (alt. 1380 metres, highest point in the Salève range) through meadows and woodland. From the pastures at the summit, there are 360º panoramic views!
The Lay Brothers Walk
Take the old path once trod by the lay brothers from the monastery and discover a little-known corner of Salève, with its alpine pastures, chalet, Sauge footpath and the village of Saint Blaise....
The Férande Walk
The Férande stream flows across meadows and through orchards on a quiet sunny hillside. In the distance are sweeping views of the Usses Valley and foothills of the Alps.
Botanical trail from the cable car station
Located in the north-eastern corner of the upper cable car station, the botanical trail includes information boards at the base of the shrubs.
Relaxing walk in rural surroundings. Enjoy peaceful locations and far-reaching views of the mountains, the Avre valley and the Annemasse plain. Beautiful houses and an old forge at Cusy further...
This pleasant route has some superb panoramic views that you can admire whilst following a fairly easy path along the ridge.
The "Happy Path"
This is a pleasant walk through some of the quiet villages on the south-eastern slopes of the Salève and across the Plateau des Bornes. Stroll through the woods up to the summit, for panoramic views...
Nant Trouble walk
A pleasant walk for the family through a range of environments and countrysides on the banks of a rustic stream, near the site of Andilly's Grand Mediaeval festival and the Park of Legends.
Family-friendly route with picturesque views. The trail passes through the Bois du Ban forest, where all sorts of wildlife can be found. At the end it picks up the ancient Roman road passing through...
Balcon des Allobroges
This walk combines impressive views (Geneva region, Arve Valley) with an exceptional plant life that thrives in the southern microclimate. You'll also see the traces of some of the region's oldest...
Panoramic discovery of the Plan alpine pastures
Walk through the old fields of the Carthusian monks with exceptional views of the surroundings of Geneva and Lake Geneva as well as the Bornes plateau, the Aravis mountains, Lake Annecy and Mont...