Tour of Mont César from Bernex

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  • View on the Mont Cesar
  • Vue sur Thollon et Léman depuis Col de Pertuis
  • view on the Mont César

    This itinerary allows you to walk around the Mont César (1548 m) and the Colombière (1512 m) and to cover a mountain atmosphere with alternating views of Lake Geneva and the Dent d’Oche.

    This route from Bernex takes you through the alpine pastures and forests of Mont César.
    A short section follows the GR Balcon du Léman trail to the Col de Pertuis, passing close to La Colombière and the Pic des Mémises.
    Beautiful panoramic views are offered throughout this hike, which alternates between lake, mountain pastures and mountains.

    Variation: you can make a return trip to Pic des Mémises during the hike.

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    Further information

    Be well shod for this hike.
    It is recommended not to climb the Mont César.

    Services & Equipment

    • Picnic area
    • Car park
    • Parking
    • Pets welcome

    Customer base

    • Level red – hard


    From 01/05 to 30/11.
    Accessible outside the snowy period and depending on the weather conditions. Please check with the Tourist Office beforehand to find out the current access conditions.


    Animaux : Accepted

    Dogs must be kept on a leash because of the presence of herds.

    Age range

    Minimum age : 6 years


    Free access.


    Parking du Creusaz
    74500 Bernex

    Free parking The Creusaz in Bernex.

    Characteristics :

    • In the country
    • Mountain location
    • Village 2 km away
    • Lake view
    • Mountain view