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Hiking in Bugey: Crêtes de Sur Lyand

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  • Combe du Cimetière - Grand Colombier - Col de la Biche - Sur Lyand
    / Combe du Cimetière - Grand Colombier - Col de la Biche - Sur Lyand
    Photo: © Maxime Ballet
  • / Chalet d'Arvière
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  • / d'Arvière
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  • / Panorama sur le Val de Fier et les Alpes
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  • / Sapin Daubrée
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  • / Chalet d'Arvière
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  • / Panorama depuis le Chalet d'Arvière
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  • / Chalet d'Arvière
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  • / Chalet d'Arvière
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  • / Forêt domaniale d'Arvières
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m 1500 1400 1300 1200 1100 8 6 4 2 km Le Massif du Grand Colombier Sur Lyand / Grand Colombier Refuge La Grange d'en haut Pain de Sucre Gîte Chalet d'Arvières
From the combe du Cimetière after the Col de la Biche on the territory of Brénaz, in the heart of the Grand Colombier massif: discover the crests, pastures and the site of Arvières (former Chartreuse, ethnobotanical garden and refuge).
moderate
Distance 9.3 km
3:30 h
329 m
329 m
Detailed circuit in the topo-guide "hikes in Bugey" of the Departmental hike committee of Ain including 71 hikes to discover Bugey.
On sale at the Tourist Office for 14 €

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Office de Tourisme Bugey Sud Grand Colombier
Update: October 28, 2021
Difficulty
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Highest point
1,421 m
Lowest point
1,143 m
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Rest Stop

Gîte Chalet d'Arvières

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APIDAE tourism data updated on 06/07/2021 by "Office de Tourisme Bugey Sud Grand Colombier".
Spotted an error? Write to e.bebi@bugeysud-tourisme.fr with the following information:
File name: Randonnée des Crêtes de Sur Lyand | Record identifier: 167047 | URL (link) for this Outdooractive page.

Start

Le départ se fait depuis le parking de la Grange d'en bas situé à 500 mètres après le col de la Biche depuis Brénaz. (1,238 m)
Coordinates:
DD
45.951093, 5.756397
DMS
45°57'03.9"N 5°45'23.0"E
UTM
31T 713619 5092308
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L'arrivée est située au même endroit que le départ

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Coordinates

DD
45.951093, 5.756397
DMS
45°57'03.9"N 5°45'23.0"E
UTM
31T 713619 5092308
w3w 
///curated.surpasses.unspeakable
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
9.3 km
Duration
3:30 h
Ascent
329 m
Descent
329 m
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