0.00 km - With your back to the Argentière Train Station, walk towards the main road and TURN RIGHT, following this road until you hit a T-intersection with several signs.
0.30 km - TURN RIGHT, following signs for the 'Office du Toursime' and continue on this road until you come to a bridge.
0.40 km – Cross the bridge STRAIGHT ON, passing the Église Saint-Pierre d'Argentière on your left, until you hit a crossroads.
0.55 km – TURN RIGHT on the Chemin de La Maraine. Stay on this path, ignoring any side streets.
0.65 km – At the fork in the road, BEAR RIGHT, passing under a footbridge, and following a sign for ‘Sentier Pietons’
0.80 km – Immediately after crossing the bridge, TURN RIGHT on the upper footpath, passing by a house. Follow this path until you come to a crossroads with a signpost.
1.00 km – TURN LEFT, and as you approach the public toilet, BEAR RIGHT immediately after, following this path as it winds through the forest.
1.30 km – Cross the bridge and then TURN RIGHT, following signs for Chamonix.
1.40 km – Stay on the gravel road as it BEARS LEFT. About 50 meters later, BEAR RIGHT and follow the road as it descends slightly.
1.50 km –At the crossroads walk STRAIGHT ON, passing through a tunnel. Follow this path for approximately 400 meters. You will also pass the Télécabine de Plan Joran, should you be interested in taking in some views from a little higher up!
1.90 km – At the T-intersection TURN LEFT and then follow this road as it bears right and slopes upwards. The road turns into a small footpath that runs past some houses. Follow this path for approximately 400 meters.
2.30 km – BEAR LEFT at the fork in the path, following the sign for Chamonix.
2.80 km – You will see the path split into two. BEAR LEFT on the upper path, continuing to follow signs for Chamonix. Follow this path as it undulates through a thick wooded forest, for about 1.1 km, when you will reach another sign.
3.90 km – Continue STRAIGHT ON, ignoring a path that slopes downwards towards Les Iles.
4.00 km - Stay on this path STRAIGHT ON, ignoring any other smaller paths, until you enter a village and the path becomes a paved road.
4.80 km - After passing through some houses and coming to a T-Intersection at another road, TURN LEFT, following a sign for Chamonix.
4.85 km – After approximately 50 meters, TURN RIGHT on the Chemin de la Coutire.
4.85 km – BEAR LEFT immediately afterwards, onto a small footpath that ascends slightly.
4.90 km – When you reach a paved road, cross the road and continue STRAIGHT ON, staying on the Chemin de la Coutire.
5.10 km – At the crossroads, continue STRAIGHT ON, ignoring paths sloping downwards.
5.20 km – On your right, next to the road you are currently on, you will see a signpost with several paths. TURN RIGHT, following signs to Les Tines, as the path slopes downwards.
5.80 km – TURN RIGHT as you approach another paved road, following signs to Les Tines.
6.10 km – TURN RIGHT at the main road. Be careful when walking on this busy road and watch out for traffic. Immediately after you are on the main road, BEAR LEFT, following signs to Argentière for approximately 400 meters.
6.50 km – TURN LEFT, passing underneath the train tracks and following signs to Argentière and crossing the river.
6.60 km – After the bridge you will see a signpost directly ahead of you. TURN RIGHT here, in the direction of Argentière. Keep following the signs to Argentière – this path will continue for approximately 4 km.
10.40 km – As the path begins to run parallel to the train tracks, it will change into a wider road. Follow this STRAIGHT ON until you arrive at the main road again.
10.50 km – Cross the road and you will be back at the train station again, where you started your walk.