The Col du Jaillet

Exceptional panorama on the Mont-Blanc massif.

Distance
9.6km
Daily duration
3h45
Positive altitude difference
430m
Negative elevation
430m
Cartographic references
References guidebook
Walking and hiking map of the Val d'Arly for sale at 7 € or Topo Walks and Short hikes on sale at € 3.50 in the tourist offices.
Markup Precisions
Marked with yellow signs.

DEPARTURE: The Plan - Parking on the left after the chapel.

ROUTE: From the Plan, take the road briefly, go through LA CRÉPINIERE to join the PONT DU MOULIN. At the intersection of the ILES, turn left towards PLANET to join the TOURBIERE DU JAILLET (mountain trail with many roots). From there, a short round trip to the COL DU JAILLET can admire the Mont Blanc massif.
Go down to AU PLAN by LE CHAR, the ALPAGE of RAMADIEU and the CRÉPINIERE: beautiful points of view on the valley in the middle of the mountain pastures.

POINTS OF INTEREST:
- The panoramic view of the Mont Blanc massif.
- Characteristic landscapes of the territory: undergrowth, spruces and small alpine farms.
- Passing through the Jaillet Pass you can admire one of the only traces left by the Romans and discovered in 1963, a Roman milestone (dating between 125 and 14 BC) marked "FINES" (Latin border).

Opening period

From 01/06 to 30/09.

Prices

Walking and hiking map of the Val d'Arly for sale at 7 € or Topo Walks and Short hikes on sale at € 3.50 in the tourist offices

Services
  • Pets welcome