Walkers Haute Route
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Haute Route Stage 1: Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Argentière

Stage 1 of the Walker’s Haute Route is the shortest, easiest day of the entire trek. It’s a mostly flat…
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Haute Route Stage 2: Argentière to Col de Balme to Trient

After an easy, somewhat unexciting walk from Chamonix to Argentière, the hike gets to be a lot more interesting on…
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Haute Route Stage 3: Trient to Fenêtre d’Arpette to Champex-Lac

Stage 3 of the Walker’s Haute Route is the most challenging stage yet, but also one of the most rewarding.…
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Haute Route Stage 4: Champex-Lac to Le Chable

After two long, strenuous climbs and steep descents offered by the last two stages of the Walker’s Haute Route, Stage…
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Haute Route Stage 5: Le Chable to Cabane du Mont Fort

Hopefully you are feeling well rested, as Stage 5 of the Walker’s Haute Route includes one of the largest climbs…
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Haute Route Stage 6: Cabane du Mont Fort to Cabane de Prafleuri

On very tired legs we started Stage 6 of the Walker’s Haute Route. Today’s hike is a quintessential day on…
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Haute Route Stage 7: Cabane de Prafleuri to Arolla

Stage 7 is one of our favorite stages of the Walker’s Haute Route. This is a beautiful walk from start…
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Haute Route Stage 8: Arolla to Les Haudères

Stage 8 is both the easiest and shortest of the 14 stages that make up the Walker’s Haute Route and…
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Haute Route Stage 9: Les Haudères to Lac de Moiry

Stage 9 of the Walker’s Haute Route starts in Les Haudères or La Sage and from these two villages, it…
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Haute Route Stage 10: Lac de Moiry to Col de Sorebois to Zinal

Having completed a segment of Stage 10 on yesterday’s hike, we found ourselves with another short day today. However, that…
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Haute Route Stage 11: Zinal to Forcletta to Gruben

Stage 11 of the Walker’s Haute Route is another challenging mountain climb and descent. Yet, it is a great and…
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Haute Route Stage 12: Gruben to Augstbordpass to St. Niklaus

Today’s stage marks the beginning of the end of the Walker’s Haute Route. With only three stages to go, things…
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Haute Route Stage 13: St. Niklaus to the Europahütte

As you enter one of the final stages of the Walker’s Haute Route, you will most likely be sore, a…
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Haute Route Stage 14: Europahütte to Zermatt

From bridges, caves, hamlets, and impressive views of the finish line, the final stage of the Walker’s Haute Route has…
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Walker’s Haute Route Stages: An Overview of All 14 Stages

The Walker’s Haute Route is a multi-day trek from Chamonix, France to Zermatt, Switzerland. On this walk, hikers will cross…