Difficulty : easyRound trip timing : 1h10Distance : 4kmStarting point altitude : 980mHighest point : 1196mElevation gain : 296mElevation losses : 296mGPX Track : DownloadPoint of interest heritage - village
This statue was erected in 1934 under the aegis of the abbot Claude-Marie
Delassiat, for Peace in the World. Chapel. Bust of Pope Pius XI, a highly skilled
alpinist who came regularly to Mont Blanc.
From the Gures bridge (EDF dam) take the Route de Coupeau and cross a bridge over the railway line. Turn immediately right on the Chemin des Eaux-Rousses which leads to a junction. Climb left through the trees keeping to the middle footpath and after a few turns, you will come to the statue.
GR5 - TMB - TPMB footpaths. Grand Balcon Sud.
More information at the Tourist Office, High Mountain Office and in our hiking guide.
Careful : Tracks conditions may change, let us remind you to be well-informed before going.