The Granite Path

in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Presentation

This thematic trail allows you to discover the sector of the "Tailleurs de Pierre". Most of the brackets, window frames, stair treads, paving stones that you can see while walking in the streets of Chamonix come from this quarry.

From the village of Les Bois, pass in front of the Biathlon shooting range, cross the Arveyron and head towards the Norway sector. Follow the markings of the thematic trail.

More information available at the Tourist Office or the High Mountain Office and in our trail guide.
Warning: Trail conditions are subject to change, so please check before you leave.

Difficulty
Easy (valley bottom)
Distance
1.9km
Starting point altitude
1096m
Highest point
1153m
Elevation gain
68m
Elevation losses
68m
Round trip timing
1h30min
Rates
Free of charge.
Opening dates
From 01/05 to 31/10.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.
Location
The Granite Path
Chemin de la source de l'Arveyron
74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

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