Hiking The Planpraz
The 14th most popular hiking trail in France.
Wednesday 6 July 2016 05:15 GMT
On the west side of the Chamonix valley, the Planpraz route is a 4km switchbacked trail from the Brevent lift upper parking lot in Chamonix (1000m) to the Planpraz summit (2000m).
Take the telecabine from Chamonix to Planpraz ( 2000m ) The 4x4 track is located over a small rise behind the station. It descends rapidly to the left. The track is steep and very tough on body and bike. The hiking trail becomes easier as it descends.
Overall, Planpraz is the 14th most popular hiking trail of all 14 hikes in France. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Planpraz including Chamonix, Petit Balcon Nord, Petit Balcon Sud, Hikers Haute Route, Tour Du Mt Blanc and La FlegereLes Mottets.