Climb up the hill, bypassing the Cochette Aiguilles de Vaujany by the North.
Randonnée : Chemin Cochette – Col du Sabot et Col du Couard
Randonnée : Chemin Cochette – Col du Sabot et Col du Couard (1)
Randonnée : Chemin Cochette – Col du Sabot et Col du Couard (2)
Randonnée : Chemin Cochette – Col du Sabot et Col du Couard (3)

Description: Randonnée : Chemin Cochette - Col du Sabot et Col du Couard

This route allows you to reach the upper plateau of the lakes and the Col du Couard bypassing the needles of Vaujany by the North, thus offering a magnificent view of the upper valley of the Eau d'Olle and the reservoir Grand'Maison EDF.

TECHNICAL INFORMATIONS
Departure: Vaujany parking Col du Sabot.
Altitude difference: 150 m
Duration A / R: 3h
Distance: 3.5 km
Level: Good walker

CARDS AND TOPO
OBP No. (Oisans to the Bottom of the Feet): 282
IGN TOP: 25 No. 3335 EST

ITINERARY: Leave your vehicle in the Col du Sabot car park and follow the signposted path. The balcony path is equipped with cables to facilitate certain passages and leads you to the Col du Couard, near the glacial lakes of the Plan des Cavales.

SEE ON THE COURSE: Magnificent view of the balcony path on the dam of Grand Maison 400m further down.

TO KNOW: This hike requires good physical condition and technical ease considering the relief.

Location

Randonnée : Chemin Cochette – Col du Sabot et Col du Couard
Vaujany

Opening periods

From 01/06 to 30/09.