Every Sunday the Les Amis du Salève group hike up the Saléve (a gradient of 800 metres, 3 hours hike-up). This is a guided hike led by an experienced member of the group. It’s open to all, including families and trained dogs.
A responsible (excursion leader) of the Association Genevoise des Amis du Salève (AGAS) welcomes you in all weather. No prior registration necessary. Depending on the route chosen, you will expect a 5 to 8 hours hike. Departure of the hike from the meeting point. Hiking boots (crampons in winter if ice, hat and sun protection lotion in summer), raincoat or umbrella, passport, money, picnic and something to drink as well as good health is indispensable.
Also read our article with 3 suggested hikes up the Salève by a longstanding member of the group.
Meeting at 10 am at the terminus of bus No 8 at Veyrier-Douane, Route du P.as de l’Echelle 111, 1255 Veyrier (not at Veyrier-Tournettes, 100 metres from the border direction Switzerland, departure at 10h10 sharp).
Site internet : http://www.rando-saleve.net .
Contact : Tel: ++41 (0) 227964133.