a few ideas of summer activities



One of the main activities to be carried out in the summer…
At the start of the restaurant’s parking lot, several hikes are possible which you will find some examples:

The troughs
The tip of the sheep
The Dran plain tour
The Valley of Ablon
The Glières plateau tour



Mountain biking

At the start of the restaurant parking, you can reach 2 mountain biking routes:

The plateau of Glières: small eight of the plateau
The plateau of Glières: by the Chalet de la Buffaz



During your journey, come and visit us at the restaurant:

The Glières Tower-N ° 45



Just a short hour walk from the restaurant, for lovers of climbing, come and climb on this cliff of Alpine pastures:

The Ablon climbing site


Visit of the high alpines farms

Two steps from the restaurant, two farms of alpages open their doors to discover their animals and the manufacture of the different cheeses (Tomme, reblochon, abundance…).

Before your visit, please call to ensure the availability of farmers.

The Clavel farm (5 min walk from the restaurant)
+ 33 (0) 4 50 22 82 82
The Bétend farm (10/15 min walk from the restaurant)
+ 33 (0) 4 50 22 85 79


Winter activities


A few ideas of winter activities


Cross-country skiing

One of the main winter activities when the white coat arrives…
30 minutes from the gates of Annecy and the basin of the Valley of the Arve, come and discover the Nordic area of the plateau of Glières to take a large bowl of pure air! Surrounded by peaks between 1800 m and 2000 m, offering a magical setting, 29 km of slopes, of all levels, walks from 1 h to 3 h between plateau and forest and exceptional snow is offered. You will find the whole palette of Nordic activities on a plateau which is also a high place of resistance. At the start of the Chalet: various slopes, renting, kindergarten, sledding, pedestrian itineraries, dog sledding and snow sculptures…



Do you want to practice the racket without any difficulties, with family, couple or friends, you want to contemplate a beautiful and preserved place? Come and enjoy 17km of pedestrian route between plateau and forest.

Here is an example of a route:

Big loop of Glières plateau


Dog sledding

In winter, take advantage of the sled dog to discover the plateau differently.

D’oumiak adventures will be happy to help you make this excursion