Little ascent of Plan d'Aval

at Aussois

Barrage de Plan d'AvalAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
PROFIL / Petite montée de Plan d'AvalAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
Centre d'AussoisAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
Montée de Plan d'AvalAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
Montée de Plan d'AvalAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
Montée de Plan d'AvalAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
Montée de Plan d'AvalAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
Montée de Plan d'AvalAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
Barrage de Plan d'AmontAlexandre Gros / Maurienne Tourisme
  • This short and steep but pleasant climb leads to an amazing dam and can be combined with the Aussois from Modane circuit.

    From Aussois, follow the road up to Plan d'Aval. This short and steep but pleasant climb leads to an amazing dam and can be combined with the Aussois from Modane circuit.

    You have the possibility to drink water (3 fountains) and eat at Aussois, and there is also a bike repair shop.

    You will discover natural heritage in Aussois : Aussois pastures and the Vanoise National Park. There is also cultural heritage such as the center of the village and its Baroque church Aussois classified "historical monument". And the fortifications of l'Esseillon also classified as "Historic Monuments." Dams and their reservoirs of Plan d'Amont and Plan d'Aval.
    You have the opportunity to visit the Museum of the old life of l'Arche d'Oé in Aussois's city center, and the archaeological park of Lozes.
    And to finish, you can discover local products and gastronomy at the Fort Marie-Christine restaurant.
  • Plain text period
    From 01/05 to 31/10.

    Subject to snow conditions.
  • Environment
    • View onto lake, body of water, river, canal
    • Mountain view
    • In the mountains
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Services
  • Equipment
    • Picnic area
    • Bar
    • Public toilets
    • Parking nearby