Roche Olvéra - Hiking trail

Roche Olvéra - Hiking trail

  • Distance 2.8km
  • Altitude maximum 2651m
  • Altitude minimum n/c
  • Marche 01h30
  • Dénivelé positif 350m
  • Dénivelé négatif 350m
  • Commune de départ Valloire
  • Nature du terrain Cailloux / Non adapté aux poussettes / Rocher / Terre


This hike takes you to some excellent lookout points and mountain pastures.

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- Find out about weather conditions before you leave.

- This hike takes place in summer when there is no more snow.

- Inform someone of your itinerary, as communication may be limited.

- It's best to leave in the morning, so as not to be surprised by the dark, and let someone know if you're going alone.

- The routes you take are your own responsibility.

- Choose an itinerary suited to your physical and technical ability. If in doubt, don't hesitate to contact mountain professionals.

- Make sure you're properly equipped to hike safely and cope with the vagaries of the weather. There are a few things you can do to make your experience safer and more enjoyable. Walking poles improve balance in the event of icy crampons, and regular hydration is essential.

Carry a water bottle and snacks to keep your energy up. Protect yourself from the sun with sunscreen and sunglasses. Don't forget binoculars to add a touch of observation to your adventure.

Guidebook with maps/step-by-step

Departure point: les granges du Galibier.
1/ cross the road once to join the path leading up to the summit.
2/ cross the road again to continue your ascent.
3/ at the summit, enjoy the majestic view and turn around.

Roche Olvéra - Hiking trail

  • Prices

    • Free access.