13. Croix-de-Culet - Grand-Paradis

Champéry

From the top of the cable-car, take the path to the left of the chairlift and walk downhill alongside the Planachaux ski slope. Just past Coquoz Restaurant, take the path into the forest near the bottom station of the Planachaux chairlift and the top of the Grand Paradis chairlift. Turn left and follow the road to the curve in the Grand Paradis chairlift. Admiring the spectacular panorama of the Ruan Massif and the Dents du Midi and Dents Blanches mountain ranges before you, continue on your way, following the sign posts for trail no 13. At the junction of trails no 13 and no 14, on the Barmette path, continue to the Chalet du Pont. 200m fur-ther on, under the Grand Paradis chairlift, leave the forest by a steep path and take the Parses Road. From here, take off your snowshoes and follow the Rochats path to your right. Take the pedestrian path back to the village.

Characteristics

  • Duration 2h00min
  • Distance 6.8 km
  • Ascension 135
  • Descent 1020
  • Highest point 1'922 m
  • Facile

Prices

Cable Car of Champéry - Croix-de-Culet (round trip) :
CHF 16.- / adult
CHF 8.- / child

See also