Bruil - Eaux Rousses

A Rhemes-Notre-Dame walk posted on 01/03/12 by bernardino. Update : 30/10/16

This walk is part of the trek Trek across the Gran Paradiso.

Another valley trek, the aim of today is Valsavarenche.

Technical sheet
Calculated time Calculated time: 7h00[?]
Distance Distance : 13.14km
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 1355m
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 1364m
Highest point Highest point : 3009m
Lowest point Lowest point : 1693m
Difficult Difficulty : Difficult
Back to starting point Back to starting point : No
Walking Walking
Area Area : Alps
Location Location : Rhemes-Notre-Dame
Starting point Starting point : N 45.569521° / E 7.117741°
Arrival Arrival : N 45.567298° / E 7.207763°
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Description

Head south-east on the large path (Alta Via 2), cross the river and enter the forest (D).

After a pleasant uphill hike and still following the notable n°2 Yellow triangle waymarks you'll reach l'Entrelor alpine pastures (1).

Go through the pastures reaching Plan de Feyes chalets (2).
Start a long but pleasant hike up reaching Col de l'Entrelor after a few final sharp turns (3).

Head down to Valgrisenche first along Lac Nero then Lac Djuan (4).

Keep heading downhill due north-east, then north and go through Chamoulanaz alpine pasture (5).
Still heading north, you'll reach Orvieille where you'll change direction heading east then south-east with several twists and turns (6). You'll arrive at Eaux Rousses and Paradisio Hotel (8), the end of this stage.

Waypoints :
D : km 0 - alt. km 0
1 : km 1.98 - alt. km 1.98
2 : km 3.08 - alt. km 3.08
3 : km 5.02 - alt. km 5.02
4 : km 7.11 - alt. km 7.11
5 : km 9.3 - alt. km 9.3
6 : km 11.89 - alt. km 11.89
A : km 13.14 - alt. km 13.14

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During the walk or to do/see around

The Gran Paradiso summit is outlined in the distance but unfortunately hidden from us due to today's dreary weather.

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