Graydon Alpine Pasture

Presentation

At the foot of the Roc d'Enfer mountains, this hollow coomb is a huge Alpine pasture, surrounded by stunning, steep cliffs. The Graydon chapel and surrounding chalets offer a genuine and peaceful glimpse of a mountain way of life.
Located at 1340m and rising to 2243m, the Graydon meadows are easily accessible by car in summer from Essert-Romand. Graydon is the starting point for many walks including the Roc d'Enfer tour, a delightful route that winds through Alpine meadows, offering a glimpse of marmottes and deer. This circuit has superb panoramas of the Aravis mountains, the Roc d'Enfer and the Mt Blanc range. Visitors who wish to learn more about the chapel are invited to go in. It dates from the 19th century but was recently restored, providing a place to sit quietly and recharge your batteries. It hosts several services throughout the warmer months. Graydon is also a foodlovers' treat, with fresh cheese available from the farm. Why not try Tomme, Abondance and goats' cheese made by a true mountain farmer who's been herding his animals in these pastures for the last 25 years...
Throughout the year : open daily
Bby car in the summer and by ski in the winter

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Combe et alpage de Graydon
Graydon
74110
Essert-Romand
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 46.202854
Longitude : 6.635914
Access by car in summer from Essert-Romand Village

Tarifs

Free access.
Contact
Graydon Alpine Pasture
Graydon
74110
Essert-Romand
Phone : +33 4 50 79 65 09
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