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Hike in Bugey: Chanduraz from Béon

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Hiking itinerary in Culoz-Béon
12.2 km
6h
Very difficult
  • Hike with a significant elevation gain with various points of interest along the way:
    -Ruins of Luyrieu's castle.
    -The arch.
    -Panorama from Chanduraz (alt. 1218 m)

  • This hike has a little more than 1000 m of elevation gain in less than 4 km from Béon to the heights. You will follow a dry stream up the hill to pass through the incredible pierced rock, an imposing rocky bar with an arch. Then arrive at the picturesque granges of Izena, before moving back and forth on the rock of Chanduraz to enjoy a breathtaking view of the Alps, the Rhône river winding in the south of Bugey. (The end of the cliff is inaccessible)

    Poles are strongly recommended due to...
    This hike has a little more than 1000 m of elevation gain in less than 4 km from Béon to the heights. You will follow a dry stream up the hill to pass through the incredible pierced rock, an imposing rocky bar with an arch. Then arrive at the picturesque granges of Izena, before moving back and forth on the rock of Chanduraz to enjoy a breathtaking view of the Alps, the Rhône river winding in the south of Bugey. (The end of the cliff is inaccessible)

    Poles are strongly recommended due to the many steep sections on the way up and down.
  • Departure
    Culoz-Béon
  • Plain text period
    From 01/04 to 31/10.
  • Environment
    • In the country
    • Forest location
    • Lake view
    • Mountain view
    • Mountain location
    • Lake 5 km away
    • Village 2 km away
    • Overview on river
    • Panoramic view
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Services
  • Equipment
    • Car park
    • Free car park
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
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