Walk in Les Chambons - Plan Gaspard

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Discover the Hamlets of Saint Jean d'Arves. Les Chambons comes from the Latin "Campus Bonus" which means "good field" "rich ground". Plan Gaspard, formerly called "Plangapard" designs this flat area.
Family walk, accessible with a pushchair.
Departure form Les Chambons. Go over the bridge on the Arvan River. Then continue past the Christian Cross on the left side and then in front of Saint Antoine's chapel. Continue straight on and leave the hamlet's last house " Le Clos d'Ornon" on your right. Walk 50 meters up and turn around to face a great view with from right to left, the "Le Villard' hamlet, the one of "Les Ecourts", "La Tour" with the Chruch, "Le Mollard" and "Le Collet". Behind them is the Mont Charvin (2204m) and its two bumps.
When you have pass the first sharp, you will see on your left the hamlet of "Les Côtes". Continue, in front of the hamlet slightly to your right, you will see the pointy summit of the "Grande Chible"(2932m).
Enter the hamlet of "Les Côtes and 50 meters after having left it, you will see 2 of the three Arves needles peaks appearing. Continue straight on, enter in "La Curiaz", and while leaving, see the nice view over "La Chal". Go on and see on your left, Le Corbier's peak, the ouillon's peak(2431m) which is Europe's highest grassy mountain, constituted by 100% of mountain pastures.
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Balade aux Chambons - Plan Gaspard
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Latitude : 45.206681
Longitude : 6.257799