Distance: 4.8 km
Elevation: 350 D +
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Belvedere on the mountain pastures and the herds of tarine cows. Presence of many marmots on the grassy slopes.
Belvedere on the mountain pastures and the herds of tarine cows. Presence of many marmots on the grassy slopes.

Departure :
From Arêches, take the RD218b to Le Barrage de Saint-Guerin. At the dam belvedere, take the first road on the left (under the quarry). Follow the main road always straight. At the end of the paved road, turn right and make 2 switchbacks on the stony track. Park at Lac des Fées.

From Lac des Fées, follow the path (marked in red and yellow) to Cormet d'Arêches. From there, take the path to the left which climbs and winds over several "bumps" to the Shepherd's Cross. This is visible from Cormet.
Return to Lac des Fées by the same route.

Before setting off on a hike, walk or activity in the countryside, make sure you have read the rules of safety and good behavior!

Useful information and contacts:
European emergency number: 112
Meteo France: 0 892 68 02 73

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