From the House of Tourisme in Morges, walk along the lake to the Maison de la Rivière. Then go up into the forest along the Boiron river and pass through the charming village of Saint-Prex.
From the House of Tourisme in Morges, walk through the Parc de l'Indépendance where hundred-year-old trees can be admired. Then continue along the lake and once you have passed Le Petit-Bois harbour, step into the forest that borders Lake Geneva and welcomes the Vita trail.
From here and until the end of the forest, didactic signs punctuate your route. For example, learn more about the lake, fishing and the lake towns that were once here.
Pass by the Maison de la Rivière and take the opportunity to stop and discover this unique place. Fun exhibits, an educational pond and lake aquariums await. Leaving the forest, pass through the pretty little town of Saint-Prex and admire its charming streets.
Numerous benches are present on the way. A small picnic area is available in the forest.
To get back to your starting point, you can take the bus 724 at the Place d'Armes, take the train at Saint-Prex station or walk back along the railway line following the yellow signs to Morges. The walk back takes about 1h30 (5km).
In case of military shooting in Tolochenaz at the Boiron, a diversion is set up via the Piste Vita, which is just above the track.
The House of the River teaches the public all about the wonder but also the fragility of ecosystems.See more
The lovely medieval town of Saint-Prex, built on a triangular peninsula, is recognizable by its famous clock tower.See more
Just for the pleasure of it, a gourmet diversions in one of the bakeries-pastry shops-chocolateries of the Atelier Gourmand is a must!See more
Height difference :
Positive: 145 m
Negative: 145 m
Max : 427 m
Min: 373 m