La Croix de Chamrousse - Cascade de l'Oursière

  • Pedestrian
  • Very difficult - black level
Departure: gondola's arrival at 2250m of altitude.
Croix of Chamrousse - Oursière waterfall: 4,8km (1h45)
Oursière waterfall - "la Gafe": 2,7km (55min).
Between streams and mountain lakes, don’t miss the Oursière waterfall. A nice hike leading to the foot of this beautiful 80-m high waterfall. Have a break to enjoy the fresh and glistening waters of the waterfall before heading back. There is a 2h15 ascent up to Lakes Robert, then 1h30 to get to the resort.
Pets allowed: dogs are allowed in the summer on all trails on a leash as well as in the gondola. The shepherd who works in Chamrousse in the summer has no Pyrenean Mountain Dog.
Opening periodFrom 15/06 to 01/10.

Subject to snow conditions.
La Croix de Chamrousse - Cascade de l'Oursière
Chamrousse 2250
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Type of route: Type of route: : Aller / Retour
km (distance) 9.2 km (distance)
minutes (session length) 240 minutes (session length)
metres (positive drop) 840 metres (positive drop)
metres (negative drop) 840 metres (negative drop)
Some rocky passages Some rocky passages
Oursiere waterfall
Chamrousse 2250 - La Croix Chamrousse 2250 - La Croix
- Departure/Arrival
- Point of interest
Circuit n° 1
General informations
  • Services :
    • Pets allowed
  • Additional openings :
    • Depending on snow conditions
To note
  • Environment :
    • In the mountains


Waterfall, panoramic view of the Grésivaudan valley



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