San Carlo Pass – Arpy Lake


  • Difficulties:
    F - Easy
  • Best period:
    from 01/06 to 30/09
  • Departure:
    Colle San Carlo (1951 m)
  • Arrival:
    Lago d’Arpy (2066 m)
  • Difference in level:
    115 m
  • length:
    5 Km
  • GPS tracks:
    GPX , KML

Description of the route

Technical difficulty: easy
Physical difficulty: easy
Type of route: dirt road

Take the State Road no. 26 until Morgex or the A5 Motorway and the Morgex exit.

A beautiful itinerary through larch woods, suitable for everyone, even families with children.

The farm track that leads to Col Croce and Arpy Lake sets off from Col San Carlo (1951 m) that can be found on the road that connects Morgex to La Thuile near Hôtel Genzianella. Continue along the same road, following the directions for the lake. On reaching the lake, the view over the Mont Blanc range is spectacular. Return along the same path as the outwards journey.


Tourist Areas
Tourist Areas

Mont Blanc

Gran Paradiso

Great Saint Bernard

Aosta and surroundings


Monte Rosa

Central Valley

Tourist offer
Tourist offer

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La Thuile

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Courmayeur - Val Ferret

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