Ultra-Trail® du Haut-Giffre (UTHG) - 10th edition

Base de Loisirs du Lac aux Dames
74340 Samoëns
Téléphone :06 25 91 60 45 Email


From Friday 16 to Sunday 18 June 2023.


From 20 to 140 €.

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Explore the hiking trails of Samoëns and Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval during this friendly trail competition and its 7 races designed for the most experienced sportsmen and women as well as for walking enthusiasts, families and children.

Our mountains are beautiful, come and discover them up close!

You will be able to start from the place du Gros Tilleul to commune with nature between Samoëns and Sixt-fer-cheval.

Whether you come for the competition or simply for the pleasure, the Ultra-Trail® du Haut-Giffre, marked out by stages of provisioning, will enable you to discover or rediscover the courses embracing our valley. Dirt paths, stone paths, tinged with green, a great breath of air for an outstanding event.

But it is not only the time-trippers who will have their place on the plateaux.
Volunteers will also be on hand to help out with a glass of water.

Mountains are made to be climbed. Landscapes are made to be admired. Whether you are a day walker or an experienced runner, the Ultra-Trail® du Haut-Giffre has everything to satisfy you.

In only 8 editions, the Ultra-Trail du Haut-Giffre has become a must in the world of mountain races with some 2,000 participants each year. With 7 races on offer, all the choices are available to those who wish to discover the mountains in a sporting way in an exceptional natural setting!


Ultra Tour des Lacs aux Cimes (UTLAC):
- 127km / 9150D+.
- Friday 16th June 2023 at 7pm
- Start : Place du Gros Tilleul in Samoëns
- Price : 140 € for the race

Ultra-Trail® du Haut-Giffre (UTHG) :
- 96km / 6800D+.
- Friday 16th June 2023 at 11.45pm
- Start : Place du Gros Tilleul in Samoëns
- Price : 100 € for the race

Trail des Frahans (TDF) :
- 53km / 3,700D+.
- Saturday 17th June 2023 at 5.00 am
- Start : Place du Gros Tilleul in Samoëns
- Price : 55 € for the race

Tour du Bostan (TDB) :
- 33km / 2150D+.
- Saturday 17 June 2023 at 7.00 am
- Start : Place du Gros Tilleul in Samoëns
- Price : 40 € for the Tour de Bostan

La Montée de Gers (MDG) :
- 18km / 970D+
- Sunday 18th June 2023 at 8.00 am
- Start : Sixt Fer-à-Cheval
- Price: 25 € for the race

Au Fil du Giffre (FDG):
- 9km / 330D+ Sunday, June 18, 2023 at 8:00 a.m. Start: Sixt Fer-à-Cheval
- Sunday 18 June 2023 at 9am
- Start : Sixt Fer-à-Cheval
- Price : 20 € for the race

And don't forget the Mini Cross for children:
- 1,5km
- Reserved for children under 12 years old
- Free of charge but booking on line

Find all the information on the website of the Ultra-Trail du Haut-Giffre: and on their Facebook page @uthgtrail.
You can register by booking online.

You will find a refreshment bar and catering throughout the event on the Lac aux Dames site as well as entertainment in Samoëns and Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval!

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