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From village to village : Crest-Voland / Le Cernix n°7

From village to village : Crest-Voland / Le Cernix n°7
From village to village : Crest-Voland / Le Cernix n°7

Description

Small easy walk connecting the village of "Crest-Voland" to the hamlet of "Le Cernix".

From the Tourist Office, cross the RD71 road (caution) and take the path along the Bar-Tabac, chemin des Bernades, opposite. Descend for about 150 m at the end of the dead end to join the start of the route on your left. The first part of the route is located under the village in an atmosphere alternating clearing and forest. The route then goes up towards RD71A, route des Mottets. Take a left and take it for 100 m then leave it and take a right at the village entrance sign "Crest-Voland". Continue towards Cernix following the route that passes in the clearings under the RD71C road, route du Cernix. The route ends at Place du Cernix.

TO KNOW :
The hamlet of Cernix belongs to the municipality of Cohennoz, whose capital is 5 km away. In the past, because of this distance, the inhabitants of Cernix went to school and to the Church of Crest-Voland, while those of the chief town went to Héry sur Ugine, on the opposite slope, until the building of their own Church in 1766. Since the 1960s, Le Cernix has been oriented towards tourism and equipped with ski lifts. The hamlet has become urbanized and concentrates 90% of the population in the year of Cohennoz.

Technical Information

Snowshoeing
Difficulty
Easy
Duration
1h15mn
Dist.
4.5 km
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Altimetric profile

Starting point

73590 Crest-Voland
Lat : 45.79503Lng : 6.50532

Points of interest

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Crest-Voland church

The church of Crest-Voland, which is dedicated to the Nativity of Our Lady, was built between 1863 and 1866 on the site of the old 16th century church.The neo-Gothic style church has a single nave with three spans, separated by granite pillars, and a large, low-built chancel. Note the beautiful stained glass windows installed in 1913, the bright colours of the paintings inside and the altars made from white Carrare marble. The bell tower houses a collection of ten bells which ring regularly everyday.

Chef-Lieu 73590 Crest-Voland
- Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly -
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Le Montana

Place du Cernix, authenticity and conviviality. The restaurant bar offers Savoy specialties, menus, buffet dinner and drinks, local produce. Terrace.

33, place du Cernix 73590 Cohennoz
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Cernix chapel

A simple wayside shrine in 1663, the chapel dedicated to Saint Aubin and Saint François de Sales was blessed in 1668. The facade has a recess, font and the date of the blessing. The tavaillon-covered roof is topped with an open pyramid-shaped pinnacle.

Le Cernix 73590 Cohennoz
- Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly -
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Pub Too Schuss

Pub Bar Too Schuss, on Place du Cernix, open all year long. Tapas, take-away pizzas, Canal +, sports broadcasting, themed nights and Wi-Fi access. Concerts.

Immeuble Le Cohennoz Le Cernix 73590 Cohennoz
- Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly -
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Chalet Hôtel du Mont Charvin et SPA****

4* hotel chalet at the foot of the pistes and footpaths. Typical Savoyard interior. A warm and family atmosphere for a pleasant stay. Come and discover its spa and its restaurant, with authentic, Savoyard and bistronomic cuisine.The Chalet Hotel du Mont-Charvin and spa is a typical Savoyard chalet where you will find a family atmosphere. 18 sunny rooms and ensuites, and an alcove with the crackling of the fireplace. Ski and bike storage available. A restaurant "L'Arche de Zoé", with a revisited and bistronomic Savoyard cuisine, a creperie for tasty afternoons. A bar and a TV lounge complete the establishment's offer. A large terrace with a panoramic view of the Aravis mountains and private parking in front of the hotel. TV in the bedrooms, Canal+. In winter, 50 m from the Espace Diamant ski slopes and many snowshoe and cross-country ski trails. In summer, at the start of mountain biking, hiking trails in Val d'Arly and Beaufortain. Family equipment: cots, high chair. A "Pure Altitude" spa is at your disposal, outdoor jacuzzi, sauna, massage rooms, body treatments, fitness room, hydrojet mattress, beauty treatments, shop.

749, route du Cernix Le Cernix 73590 Cohennoz
- Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly -
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L'Ours Blanc

Traditional and bistro-style cooking, open 7/7 for lunch and dinner, only in winter. Genuine Savoy chalet, gourmet recipes, authentic and made of revisited dishes of formerly, terrace with panoramic view.

749, route du Cernix Le Cernix 73590 Cohennoz
- Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly -
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Date and time

  • From 15/12/2024 to 15/04/2025
  • From 15/12/2025 to 15/04/2026

Additional information

Open period

From 15/12 to 15/04.

Subject to snow conditions.

Updated by

Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly - 14/05/2024
www.valdarly-montblanc.com
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Contact

Phone : 04 79 31 62 57

Email : sentiers@valdarly-montblanc.com

Type of land

Non-groomed itinerary

Topo guides and map references

Topo guides references :
Map of the SNOWSHOE - SKI HIKING routes in Val d'Arly on sale for €2.50 in the Val d'Arly tourist offices.

Map references :
Map of the SNOWSHOE - SKI HIKING routes in Val d'Arly on sale for €2.50 in the Val d'Arly tourist offices.

Location complements

Accessibility possible via the Station Shuttle (Center-village stop).
Departure from the trail at the Tourist Office.

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Caution!
We have no information on the difficulty of this circuit. You may encounter some surprises along the way. Before you go, please feel free to inquire more and take all necessary precautions. Have a good trip! 🌳🥾