Cascade de l’Arpenaz is one of the tallest waterfalls in France. The waterfall Cascade de l’Arpenaz is located north of Sallanches and can be seen from highway A40.
In Sallanches north proceed on the d2105 to the north, parallel to the A40. On teh roundabout take a small road that leads to a bridge over the river L’Arve. After two hundred meter go left towards Cascade de l’Arpenaz. You will see the waterfall already from a distance. Park the car near the waterfall and walk toward Cascade de l’Arpenaz.
With a free fall of 270 meters and a total height of 360 meters Cascade de l’Arpenaz is one of the highest waterfalls in France. The waterfall is not very spectacular but nice to see. A nice place for a picnic.