The St Colomban and St Alban des Villards villages are located in the Belledone assembly line, which dominate the oriental part of the Grésivaudan and extend in the Romanche valley to the Arc one.
The Belledonne assembly line belongs to the Central Alps. It's completed by a line of ridges coming up to 3000m for the highest parts : 2928m for the Rocher Blanc, 2890m for the Bec d'Arguille, 2805m for the Pic du Frêne. Usually, it's close to 2500m and set suddenly up his keen summits and prepared of white throughout winter and where live some névés during summer. St Colomban des Villards and St Alban des Villards are a departure of hikings or excursions in the most beautiful places in Belledonne, to discover the fauna and the flora. It's possible to bivouac at the Combe Madame chalet (going down at the Lac de la Croix, Isère side).
Période(s) d'ouvertureFree of charge.
La Chaîne de Belledonne
Latitude : 45.293831
Longitude : 6.226034