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From the Drouvet summit to Prapic

in Champoléon
15.0 km
One-way
  • This crossing progresses in a grandiose panorama of the high Champsaur, between lakes glittering in the sun and dark "gates of heaven".

  • The start point is the Drouvet summit. To get there, take the "Telemix" next to the Orcières 1850 Tourist Information centre. At the top, head towards "Lac des Estaris" to the right. Continue on the footpath past the Roc des Hommes and cross a zone of scree. Go along the right of the Lac des Staris. When you get to the Estaris mountain refuge, take the path on the right towards the Lacs Jumeaux. After skirting the lake nearest to the footpath to reach the outflow (point where water runs from...
    The start point is the Drouvet summit. To get there, take the "Telemix" next to the Orcières 1850 Tourist Information centre. At the top, head towards "Lac des Estaris" to the right. Continue on the footpath past the Roc des Hommes and cross a zone of scree. Go along the right of the Lac des Staris. When you get to the Estaris mountain refuge, take the path on the right towards the Lacs Jumeaux. After skirting the lake nearest to the footpath to reach the outflow (point where water runs from the lake), head eastwards (left). You will come close to the Lac des Pisses. Continue until you reach the Pisses mountain hut. In the bottom of the valley, the footpath joins up with the Tombeau du Poète one to the left, towards Prapic. To return to Orcières, take the shuttle, which must be reserved in advance and without fail at Orcières' Tourist Information.
  • Departure : Drouvet summit, Orcières.
    Arrival : Prapic, Orcières.
    Once you have gone through the village of Orcières, head to the Orcières 1850 resort.
    Parking : Maison du Tourisme, Orcières 1850.
    Télémix payble: from Orcières 1850 to the Drouvet summit Navette payable: from Prapic to Orcières (compulsory advance reservation at the Tourist information Centre)
  • Documentation
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