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Foret du Fornet

Walk through the alpine meadows and forests above Le Fornet

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Foret du Fornet

A short family friendly walk along the banks of the Isere

Starting from the hamlet of Le Fornet head south towards the forest and the signposted Cascade du Fornet crossing back and forth under the telepherique du Fornet. After stopping to take in the waterfalls head east at the fork towards Pont St-Charles. 

Above the small wooded area of le Cognon you reach a fork; continue straight on to reach Pont St-Charles and return via the same route, or take a left to return along the river banks to reach the starting point in Le Fornet

What to bring

The route can found on IGN 3633ET Tignes/ Val d'Isere

Getting Here


This trail is marked with orange and yellow markers


  • Route
  • Vertical Gain: 138m