The Nature Reserve of Rouges Peaks

Highly recommended
This is a perfect paradise for lovers of flora and fauna. This nature reserve is located between Argentière and Vallorcine and stretches over 3 300 ha. Throughout the walk, 500 species of plants can be observed according to the seasons; there is also a wide variety of fauna such as, chamois, hares and ibexes, that can be spotted along the tour. Finally, the natural spots are signposted by means of some fifteen numbered stations (peat bogs, avalanche corridors, etc.).

Useful information

Address : 

1506 col des Montets, 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Phone:

+33 4 50 54 02 24

Opening hours

open all year (weather permitting)

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Lac Blanc Lac Blanc
Lac Blanc
From here you will see, at an altitude
1:00
La Flégère
La Flégère
At an altitude of 1894 m, the view is
0:30
Montets Pass
Montets Pass
A chalet used for an extraordinary
0:15
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