Hiking : Lac des Balmettes

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A familial itinerary allowing to discover a delightful mountain lake.
Starts: From the Chef-lieu of St Colomban, go to the forest track of Frumezan (road behind the church), park on the 12th hairpin bend on a little parking (torrent near and chalets below the parking).
The path starts on a steep slope. Cross a little torrent then follow the hairpin bends. Possibility to continue to the Balmettes pass.

Variation: Go up to the summit of the forest track to reach the parking of the chalet RTM. Rise less steep but passing of a scree. Possibility to do this itinerary on a loop.
Période(s) d'ouvertureFrom 15/05 to 01/12.
Hiking : Lac des Balmettes
Phone : +33 4 79 56 24 53
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  • Spoken language(s) :
    • French
In Short
  • Levels of sporting experience :
    • Level bue - easy
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) 4.8
    • Daily duration (minutes) 180
    • Elevation (m) 450
  • Pedestrian sports :
    • Pedestrian sports
    • Hiking itinerary
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  • Services :
    • Pets welcome
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  • Indication prix :
    • Gratuit




Randonnée : Lac des Balmettes
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.311821
Longitude : 6.204962