CLOSED BY MUNICIPAL ORDER - La Gafe - Cascade de l'Oursière

Equipment : Pedestrian sports, Hiking itinerary

> INFORMATION FROM AUGUST 25, 2023: Due to a landslide, the trail between the Seiglières or La Gafe parking lot and the Cascade de l'Oursière is closed by municipal by-law from August 25, 2023 until further notice.

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A beautiful climb in the forest on a steep path, where your sweats will be alleviated by the coolness of the waterfall. Bring good walking shoes, as the ground can be slippery!

Start: La Gafe parking lot (1100m).
> Alternative: start from the Auberge des Seiglières parking lot (1065m), + 1.6 km, + 30 minutes' walk.


Free access.

Opening periods

Closed temporarily.

Equipments and characteristics

  • Pets allowed


Resort road access from Grenoble: Rocade Sud > exit no. 2 "Uriage" > Route départementale 111 (RD 111) on the Seiglières side.
Recommended parking: parking des Seiglières or directly at Cascade de l'Oursière (500m further on).

Public transport - Seiglières stop :
- regional bus line T87 (to/from Grenoble), "Seiglières" stop (+20min walk)
- seasonal bus lines [summer]: Estibus 707 (to/from Grenoble), "Seiglières" stop. (+20min walk)

  • Latitude: 45.152000
  • longitude: 5.885800


  • Mountain location
  • Forest location
  • Mountain view
  • Waterfall view

Track characteristics

2 km
Positive level difference:
420 m
Daily duration:
1h 30min
Level red – hard

Good deal

Waterfall, panoramic view of the Grésivaudan valley