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This is a typical family walk, along the banks of the River Giffre between Samoëns and Morillon in a wide forest road
The Samoëns leisure centre is organised around two lakes linked by a small waterfall. The tour of these lakes is in itself a short but very pleasant walk, with the Haut Giffre mountains in the background and more particularly the Criou.
The route to the Lac Bleu de Morillon takes the wooden bridge, located near the refreshment bar, between the two lakes. Shortly after the bridge turn right, then left, to enter a mixed forest: spruce and beech.
A wide path leads you to the R'Biolle footbridge which, with a single span of 17 metres, spans the Giffre.
At the end of the footbridge the path turns right and takes you through the woods of L'Etelley and then along the Giffre to the Lac Bleu de Morillon.
In July and August, the beach of the lake welcomes bathers (supervised swimming) and pleasant lawns invite you to relax.
Allow 1 1/2 hours for the return walk.
Type of terrain: wide forest track.
Recommendation: no dogs allowed in the leisure complexes in Samoëns and Morillon.
Departure from the Lac aux Dames in Samoëns.
Map reference: Route 3 in the Vallée du Haut Giffre ramblers' guide ("topoguide").
Itinerary for guidance only.
In July and August, the Lac Bleu beach is ideal for swimming (lifesaver in attendance).
Located in an exceptional setting, 5 outdoor courts and 3 beach tennis courts are available to you! Above all, a friendly club, everyone can practice their tennis as they like. Tennis school, lessons and courses are also offered.
Come and spend your holidays in a magical setting and a complete change of scenery. The campsite is located 150m from the access to the Grand Massif ski lift, and 700m from the village. Rental of mobile homes, camper pitches
The leisure centre is built around its two lakes, a short distance from the centre of the village, in country surroundings. It covers about 10 hectares. In summer, it is an ideal spot for relaxing with your family or friends. You can go for...
Two lakes which constitute one of the attractions of the Samoëns leisure centre.
Cultural and congress centre, sports hall (426 seats, audience of 1,100 standing). Shows already hosted: Wishbone Ash, Rhoda Scott, Anne Roumanoff, Izia, The Gladiators, The Congos, Opéra-Studio from Geneva etc.
The EQUITA PASSION team welcomes you all year for various equestrian activities !