Sunday 28 August
From picturesque Evolène, we take a winding path to the village of Villa and hence through the alpine pastures past a small lake and then steeply in zigzags to the Col de Torrent at 2916 m. Views to the Val d’Hérens on one side and the Val d’Anniviers on the other. From the col, we hike down to the Lac de Moiry, via Lac des Autannes and with wonderful views towards the Moiry glacier, the Zinalrothorn, Dent Blanche and other Valais peaks.
Total walking time (excluding breaks) is about 7 hours, with about 1600 m of up and 750 m of down.
Cost: CHF 50 per person (excluding transport).
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