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Sentier de randonnée - Le Tour des Fècles

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  • Randonnée tour des fècles - Nantua
    / Randonnée tour des fècles - Nantua
    Photo: TourismeHautBugey©2014_MarcChatelain
  • / Lac Nantua depuis la Colonne
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / vue_lac
    Photo: OTPDN
  • / Vue panoramique sur montagnes
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / chamois
    Photo: OTPDN
  • / Panorama
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Lac Nantua
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Roches
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Panorama Lac Nantua
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Panneau Fècles
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Panorama
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Panorama Lac Nantua vue
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Vue lac
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Vue panoramique
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Vue Nantua
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Lac de Nantua
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Vue la Colonne
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Vue sur Nantua
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Lac depuis la Colonne
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Ville de Nantua
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Falaise
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
  • / Drapeau
    Photo: Alizée Gréau
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You can see the lake and the town of Nantua while walking. On the plateau, the circuit run alongside the cliff.
moderate
Distance 8.9 km
3:20 h
452 m
442 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Maureen Haut Bugey Tourisme
Update: November 03, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
918 m
Lowest point
476 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Tips and hints

APIDAE tourism data updated on 02/07/2021 by "Office de Tourisme du Haut-Bugey".
Spotted an error? Write to b.morel@hautbugey-tourisme.com with the following information:
File name: Randonnée - Le Tour des Fècles | Record identifier: 375011 | URL (link) for this Outdooractive page.

Start

Office de tourisme, Nantua (484 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.154630, 5.606910
DMS
46°09'16.7"N 5°36'24.9"E
UTM
31T 701293 5114532
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Destination

Office de tourisme, Nantua

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Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

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Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.154630, 5.606910
DMS
46°09'16.7"N 5°36'24.9"E
UTM
31T 701293 5114532
w3w 
///prickly.glittered.marinas
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
8.9 km
Duration
3:20 h
Ascent
452 m
Descent
442 m
Public-transport-friendly Family-friendly Insider tip Healthy climate Scenic

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