Périod of opening

From 01/05 to 30/10.


73300 Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Tél: 04 79 83 51 51


Free access.

Ascent to Les Aiguilles d'Arves

1371 Points – Harder than the Croix-de-Fer. A 6.6-km section of the switchbacks has an average gradient of 10.3%. Looking towards the Aiguilles d'Arves, it is easy to see why one of them is called the Tête de Chat (cat’s head).


Services & Équipment


  • Picnic area
  • Bar
  • Public WC
  • Car park
  • Orientation board
  • Covered car park


  • Motorhomes allowed

Informations pratiques


Mountain view

Mountain location

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