Hike: Aiguillette des Posettes

Hike: Aiguillette des Posettes

The very Northwest of the Mont-Blanc mountain range

The Aiguillette des Posettes is a really popular hike during the week-end in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, to come relax in nature and enjoy a great view towards the Mont-Blanc and the Aiguilles Rouges mountain ranges. About 4 hours walking (breaks included). From 8.

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This hike requires a booking from 9:30 to 16:00 (04:00 pm).
Lunch included (check the tab “Lunch”)
The lift pass for the lift car is not included (+ €14.30/pers. €12.20/-15 yo)

Description

The Aiguillette des Posettes in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

We will meet each other at the restaurant Le Passon at the top of Le Tour village (check the tab “Meeting Point) where we will take the Charamillon gondola lift (14.30€/adult 12.20€/ -15 yo). We will follow the dirt track to the restaurant Les Alpages offering tasty traditional dishes. After a very nice lunch, we will slowly go up to the Aiguillette des Posettes (2201m) to enjoy a 360° view and finish our digestion. The final part will take you in a colorful flora down to the Montroc train station by hiking on the crest and then in the forest. The bus n°2 or 12 will take us back to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.

Here is the elevation profile for this hike to give you an idea about the difficulty:

Elevation profile hike Aiguillette des Posettes Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Lunch

Ambition Outdoor provides snack for everyone

Depending of your diet, we can offer you three different menu:

  • Local sandwich: local ham, local cheese, butter, lettuce, tomatoes + crisps
  • Vegan sandwich: carrot, cucumber, olives, lettuce, tomatoes + crisps
  • Kids: a smaller local/ vegan sandwich + crisps + mixed fruit (apple)
  • Restaurant les Alpages: A la carte (in option – not included)

Please, let me know your preference in the checkout text box.

Clothing

What you should wear for this hike

In the mountains, the weather can evolve quickly and change from one day to another. Therefore I invite you to download the  app MeteoFrance and set the location to “Chamonix-Mont-Blanc” with the mountain pictogram.

Meeting Point

Le Passon

Meet me at 9:30 am at the Bar Restaurant Le Passon.

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