Snow Trail: Les Têtes

Snow Trail: Les Têtes

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Speed along one of the most emblematic point of view of the valley, with thrills included !
After a peaceful warm-up in direction of the Pousterle pass, go face the slopes of Les Têtes summit to enjoy an unforgetable panorama on Ecrins and Queyras. During the descent, beware of skidding


At start at the nordic chalet, follow the track 21 to Tournoux

  1. At the intersection under the rock wall, take on your right to the Pousterle pass
  2. At the Pousterle pass, continue towards Les Têtes summit on a more technical track
  3. Once reached the summit of Les Têtes, do a U-turn and take back the rising track
  • Departure : Nordic chalet of Pré Loubet, Puy-Saint-Vincent
  • Arrival : Nordic chalet of Pré Loubet, Puy-Saint-Vincent
  • Towns crossed : Puy-Saint-Vincent, Les Vigneaux, and L'Argentière-la-Bessée

Altimetric profile


Before going on Trail run, it is compulsory to check the opening periods of the path on the website:

Be aware of the meteo conditions before going

Contact details of emergencies services in mountain: 04 92 22 22 22 or 112

Please respect the work of farmers and owners

Close every fence

Bring back your rubbishes

Don't cross the path accross the prairie

Trails paths are also available to walk


Information desks

Vallouise Park house

, 05290 Vallouise 92 23 58 08

Information, documentation, models, exhibitions, screenings, product sales and works of the Park. Guided tours for school, reservation required. The new Park House opened in Vallouise since June 1, and offers visitors an interactive permanent exhibition inviting to explore the area and its heritage. A temporary exhibition space will allow a renewed offer. Finally, the device is completed by an audiovisual room to organize screenings and conferences Free admission. All animations of the Park are free unless otherwise stated.

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For more information, you can ask the nearest Touristic Information Office

Access and parking

Reach Puy-Saint-Vincent 1600 by road D4 from l'Argentière-la-Bessée or by road D804 from Vallouise

Parking :

Puy-Saint-Vincent 1600

Sensitive areas

Along your trek, you will go through sensitive areas related to the presence of a specific species or environment. In these areas, an appropriate behaviour allows to contribute to their preservation. For detailed information, specific forms are accessible for each area.

Peregrine falcon

Impacted practices:
Aerial, Vertical
Sensitivity periods:
Parc National des Écrins
Julien Charron

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