Trail du Vélan

The 100% nature trail in the heart of the Valais Alps.

The Trail du Vélan is a sporting event at the foot of the majestic Mont Vélan and Grand Combin, in the Grand-St-Bernard and Combins massifs.

The 45 km trail passes through three mountain huts in the communes of Bourg-St-Pierre and Liddes, in the Val d’Entremont (Valais, Switzerland).

This original alpine route, with breathtaking views of Mont-Blanc and the Grandes Jorasses, takes in the famous panoramic route to a summit of 3,037 m, and is semi-autonomous.

5 routes for young and old:

Trail du Velan: 45km and 3’600m ascent

Petit trail du Velan: 21 km and 2,000m ascent

Trail découverte: 15km and 900m ascent

Cross du Vélan: 6.8km and 1,010m ascent

Le P’tit cross: 500 to 1,700m ascent for children aged 5 to 12


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Saturday 20 July 2024


Mountain Course, Running, General Sporting Event

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