983 Chemin Col des Etroits–La Gittaz Dessous
983 Chemin Col des Etroits–La Gittaz Dessous

Winter hiking

Chemin Col des Etroits–La Gittaz-Dessous

Chemin Col des Etroits–La Gittaz-Dessous

Col des Etroits–Col des Etroits

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Chemin Col des Etroits–La Gittaz-Dessous

Chemin Col des Etroits–La Gittaz-Dessous

This walk to the village of Gittaz-Dessous is suited to all abilities. Starting from the Col des Etroits, it’s a chance to recharge your batteries in the heart of the mountain pastures, surrounded by the exceptional wildlife of the peaceful and secret Mont-des-Cerfs.
This easy route starting from the Col des Etroits, a crossroads for many footpaths, takes walkers though the unspoilt forest and pastures of Mont-des-Cerfs. The view at the halfway point reveals the town of Sainte-Croix, the world capital of music boxes, and the mountains of the Alps.

Stop off at the Gîte du Mont-des-Cerfs to savour some local products in the authentic setting of a working mountain pasture farm. Then continue your walk between snow-covered pine trees and plains towards La Gittaz-Dessous.

This there-and-back route in the heart of the Mont-des-Cerfs Nordic Centre, with its ambiance of the Great North, is a delight for walkers of all abilities.
This walk to the village of Gittaz-Dessous is suited to all abilities. Starting from the Col des Etroits, it’s a chance to recharge your batteries in the heart of the mountain pastures, surrounded by the exceptional wildlife of the peaceful and secret Mont-des-Cerfs.
This easy route starting from the Col des Etroits, a crossroads for many footpaths, takes walkers though the unspoilt forest and pastures of Mont-des-Cerfs. The view at the halfway point reveals the town of Sainte-Croix, the world capital of music boxes, and the mountains of the Alps.

Stop off at the Gîte du Mont-des-Cerfs to savour some local products in the authentic setting of a working mountain pasture farm. Then continue your walk between snow-covered pine trees and plains towards La Gittaz-Dessous.

This there-and-back route in the heart of the Mont-des-Cerfs Nordic Centre, with its ambiance of the Great North, is a delight for walkers of all abilities.
6 km | 1 Stage
190 m | 190 m
2 h 00 min
medium

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return Ste-Croix, Col-des-Etroits
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Season

Winter season
The winter season is usually from 15th of December to 15th of March.

Protected area

Consideration
Please don’t disturb the roe deer, which are numerous on the snowy plains.

Signalization

Direction of the signposting
The route is only marked in one direction: Chemin Col des Etroits–La Gittaz Dessous

Contact

Office du Tourisme de Sainte-Croix / Les Rasses
Rue Neuve 10
1450 Sainte-Croix
Tel. +41 (0)24 455 41 42
ot@sainte-croix.ch
www.saintecroixlesrassestourisme.ch

Services

Accommodation

BnB Les Replans
BnB Les Replans
Ste-Croix
Calme et Vue
Calme et Vue
Ste-Croix
Hôtel de France
Hôtel de France
Ste-Croix
Chambres d’hôtes Grangette Bellevue
Chambres d’hôtes Grangette Bellevue
Sainte-Croix
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Places

Sainte-Croix / Les Rasses
Sainte-Croix / Les Rasses
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Signalization

Signalization
For winter hiking, follow the logo indicated on the pink signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your tour for safety's sake.
Signalization