31 Aug. 2020
Tour de France in Moûtiers 16-17 september 2020
This route gives you a beautiful 360° panoramic view when the weather is good. You can see the Mont Blanc, the Vanoise, the Cervin, the Ecrins...
You have got a refuge on the route if you want to eat something.
Start: At the first roundabout in Bozel, take the direction of Villemartin. Follow the road after Villemartin in the direction of La Cour, you can park your car at the end of the village. You have got two different paths to go to the Mont Jovet.
Either through the Bois de la Cour:
The path starts from the heart of the village. The path is quite nice within the forest. You have to follow the direction of la Grande Roche. You can follow the signs to the Mont Jovet.
Go back from the Bois des Perrières to make a loop.
Or through the Bois des Perrières:
You have to keep going after the village of la Cour until the river where you can park your car. Take the path on the left side of the river. The path which is going through the forest is quite steep. Follow the direction of the Mont Jovet.
When you are at the refuge (2349m), follow the path to the Mont Jovet which allows you to go at the top (2558m). You will find there a beautiful view.
If you want, you can have access to the refuge through a carriage way that starts from la Cour.
The refuge of the Mont Jovet is open from mid-June to mid-September. Information: + 33 (0)4 79 08 11 20.
This walk is medium, there are no big difficulties.
From 01/06 to 31/10.