Col Lacroix


  • Ristolas
This hike, by the lower mountain pass for Italy, walks you through a forest with trees of over 500 years and views on the top of the Guil and Val Pellice.
From the car park, go up the road for about 100m and turn left onto a track. Climb for 400m and take the path on the right.1 - Cross a river, enter the forest and get on the winding path. The path continues on the right and overlooks the stream of Combe Morelle. Follow on level a trail a bit airy. Continue in the valley and in turns, leave behind a sheep pen and the Napoleon refuge on the left. Continue until Col Lacroix Start the descent on the same path used to ascend.2 - After 50m, take the left path. Cross the stream and follow the valley. Enter the larch forest and after a short delicate passage, follow the same path on the left. Continue downhill through the forest to reach Echalp.3 - Descend the road and reach the car park from the starting point.
  • Route :
    • Route 638
    • Daily duration (minutes) 240
    • Route BOUCLE
    • Route
    • Route 638
    • Distance (km) 8.35
Free of charge.
  • Indication prix :
    • Gratuit
Col Lacroix
Maison du Tourisme du Queyras
Phone : +33 4 92 46 88 20
Phone : +33 4 92 46 76 18
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GPS coordinates
Latitude : 44.765925
Longitude : 6.983698
Departure : La Monta.
Arrival : La monta.
Follow the D947 to La Monta.
Parking : La Monta.
05 Voyageur: 04 92 502 505 Tourist Office of Queyras: 04 92 46 76 18