During this walk, enjoy a stunning 360° view.
Identify the moutains thanks to a viewpoint indicator.
Red level hike
Departure: Church parking - Fontcouverte la Toussuire
Distance and duration: 6.5 km - 3h
Difference in height: 387 m
From the church in Fontcouverte, go up on 400m on the road RD78.
Follow the signs "La Toussuire - La Rochette - Les Trois Croix".
After the hairpin bend, take the path in direction of "Les Villards".
Reach the road and then turn right on a path in direction of "Les Villards" hamlet and "L'Alpettaz".
After crossing "L'Alpettaz" hamlet, turn left on the road.
Then turn right on the path in direction of "La Rochette - Les Trois Croix". After a short rise, pass the reservoir. You arrive on a beautiful path.
At the the next crossroads, turn right in direction of "Les Trois Croix".
From "Les Trois Croix", go down in direction of "La Rochette" on a small crest.
Go up on the road and then go down in direction of "La Rochette - Les Anselmes - Fontcouverte"
max. 1523 m
min. 1184 m
From 01/06 to 30/09.
Depending on the snow cover.
Please contact the Tourist Office.
On your way, you may see cows or sheeps pens. Please, be careful of guarding dogs
360° view and viewpoint indicator.
History of "Les Troix Croix": vestige of 14 crosses calvary built in the XVth century by the inhabitants of La Rochette hamlet so that it prevents them from the plague.