Five farms make up this old alpine pasture that has been renovated yet still bears all the signs of a bygone pastoral age. Beautiful site with views of the Aiguilles de Chamonix and the Chaine des Fiz.
Start from la Cote des Chavants, near the Physic school in Les Houches : Take the wide signposted footpath that leads to the Alpage de Charousse, which is nestled at the foot of the Prarion Mountain.
Free of charge.
Recommended period *
From 01/05 to 31/10.
Depending of snow conditions.
Access depending on meteorological conditions. For more information, contact the High Mountain Office of Chamonix: +33 (0)4 50 53 22 08. Website : (http://www.chamoniarde.com/). * Depending on weather and snow conditions