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Petit Balcon sud : Merlet - Plan de la Cry
Petit Balcon sud : Merlet - Plan de la Cry
Petit Balcon sud : Merlet - Plan de la Cry
Petit Balcon sud : Merlet - Plan de la Cry
Petit Balcon sud : Merlet - Plan de la Cry
Petit Balcon sud : Merlet - Plan de la Cry

Petit Balcon sud : Merlet - Plan de la Cry

Time : 3h / Difficulty : Medium to easy
Altitude : 980m - 1562m
Special for families
Near the entrance to the Park on the Chamonix side, walk up alongside the fence, take the path on the right to Bel Lachat and le Brevent for 10 mn. Take the flat path on the left for 400 m. Go down, ignoring the two paths from Chailloux to your right. After following the path as it winds up the hill, you will come to a junction : leave the path on your left going to Les Houches and take the path on the right leading into the forest. Passing a little below le Lac Noir, the path brings you to le Plan de la Cry.

Possible to start fro Les Houches, Les Bossons or Chamonix.
More information at the Tourist Office, High Mountain Office and in our hiking guide.
Careful : Tracks conditions may change, let us remind you to be well-informed before going.

6.2 km
3 h
max. 1587 m
min. 1430 m
338 m
338 m

Altimetric profile

Starting point

Parking de Merlet Chemin de Merlet
74310 Les Houches
Lat : 45.907545Lng : 6.822167
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4 informations complémentaires

Contact

Phone :
04 50 55 50 62
04 50 53 00 24

Email : info@leshouches.com

Website : www.leshouches.com

Open period

From 01/05 to 15/10.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

Updated by

Office de Tourisme de la Vallée de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc - 06/06/2020

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