Sales, Cascade de

Cascade de Sales is a waterfall south of  Sixt Fer a Cheval (Samoens) in the region Rhone Alpes/Haute Savoie, France. From Sixt Fer a Cheval you have to drive south 8 kilometers over road D29 until the road ends. Before you go for a hike you have to stop at the magnificent Cascade du Rouget, one of the mightiest waterfalls in France.

At the end of the road a trail starts to refuge de Sales and several great waterfalls. The first waterfall you walk by is a great twinfall cascade de la Pleureuse/cascade de la Sauffaz. Not very high but of great beauty. When walking further upstream (GR5) you will see Cascade de Sales, a powerful single drop of 30 meters. It is a 3 kilometer walk to Pas de Sales and a view on Cascade de Sales, appr 50-60 minutes.

In the area of Sixt Fer a Cheval there are several great waterfalls to visit. The most popular ones are the waterfalls at Le Fer a Cheval. Best time to visit the waterfalls around Sict Fer a Cheval is early in the season: Spring-early summer

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About Sales, Cascade de

CountryFrance
RegionRhone Alpes/Haute Savoie
LocationSixt Fer a Cheval-Samoens
RiverTorrent de Sales
Height30m
Latitude46.001447
Longitude6.753944
Best visitSpring-early summer
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