31 Aug. 2020
Tour de France in Moûtiers 16-17 september 2020
At the top, a cross and an exceptional 360° panorama that leads the eye to Les Aravis, the Beaufortain, the Mont Blanc, La Vanoise, Les Encombres, La Lauzière...and in the background the Meije and the Ecrins!
Above the hamlet of Novallay, the path winds through a pretty valley and leads to the Gollet pass (1971m).
From the pass, the ascent to the summit of Crève Tête is done by a small path North / East through the rocks but without any particular difficulty.
Practical information :
Departure altitude : 1350m (le Novallay)
Altitude of the Head Break: 2342 m
Cumulative vertical drop: 1000 m
Duration: 4 to 5 hours of walking
Marking: A few signs and trails clearly visible.
Precautions : No technical difficulties on this hike, some steep passages under the summit.
From 15/04 to 05/11.
Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.