The Dents-du-Midi circuit is not just a loop trail: there are peaks of varying heights to be scaled, discovery trails to be explored, a magnificent glacier and intersections with major hiking trails. So many ways to explore our beautiful mountains!
At the foot of the Dents-du-Midi, this is a minor peak which presents no technical difficulties. It does however offer a superb 360-degree view, from which you can admire several peaks of over 4 000 metres in altitude!
From Mex, return trip 3hrs 20min.
Situated at the glacier's edge, this small Alpine Club hut offers an exceptional panorama over the Valaisan Alps to Mont-Blanc. From here, several peaks of the Dents-du-Midi can be reached (climbing routes).
From Salanfe, there 3 hrs, back 2 hrs
Situated between Salanfe and Susanfe, this ascent provides a magnificent view over the Swiss and French Alps. Recommended for good hikers in fine weather.
From Susanfe pass, return trip 3 ½ hrs.
Situated at the base of the Cime de l'Est, the Tete de Chalin is the highest point of the Dardeu ridge. This is a route where you will find your head in the clouds, overlooking superb landscapes in a magnificent alpine environment.
From Chindonne, return trip 6 hrs
A lovely, easily-accessible summit, the Dent de Valerette overlooks the Rhone valley and Val d'Illiez. Splendid views over the whole of the Chablais area, leading to Lake Leman.
From Chindonne 1hrs 40min