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Chemin du Foron

Walking/pedestrian in Annemasse

18.4 km
Walking/pedestrian
3h
Easy
  • From its source in the Voirons mountains, the river Foron runs right across the Annemasse-Les Voirons area. From Machilly to Gaillard, the banks of the river are surfaced and it's very enjoyable to follow them through the farmland plains, the marshes and the villages.
  • Difference in height

    197 m
  • Plain text period

    All year round.
  • Documentation

    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
  • Accepted customers

    • Individuals
Points of interest
1 Lac de Machilly
With its source in the Voirons massif, the Foron is a waterway which crosses the Annemasse region from end to end. It crosses wet zones, agricultural plains, meadows, villages and also cities.
2 Le Refuge des Gourmets
Chef Hubert Chanove and Fanny have taken over this family gourmet restaurant which has been a Michelin-starred restaurant since 2016 and opened a Bistro mid-June 2020. This is the perfect place for a spot of fine-dining, either in the Gastro or Bistro (at lunch time only from Wednesday to Saturday), where herbs and wildflowers are used to enhance the seasonal local produce.<br/>You will be warmly welcomed by the Chef Hubert Chanove and Fanny, along with their highly professional staff. The Refuge des Gourmets is the ideal location for fine-dining in a relaxed atmosphere. On sunny days, there is a pleasant terrace area for lunchtime and evenings!
197 meters of difference in height
  • Maximum altitude : 579 m
  • Minimum altitude : 434 m
  • Total positive elevation : 197 m
  • Total negative elevation : -300 m
  • Max positive elevation : 34 m
  • Min positive elevation : -52 m