DANS UN ENVIRONNEMENT ALPIN D’EXCEPTION
LE SITE NATUREL D'EMOSSON
Une destination unique, au cœur de l'Espace Mont-Blanc.
This educational trail was created in 1998 by the commune of Finhaut with the support of Espace Mont-Blanc. It takes you from Emosson to Finhaut with an almost permanent view of the Mont-Blanc massif. 8 explanatory panels provide information on the geology, fauna, flora and history of the Finhaut-Emosson region.
Ideal with a pass moitié-moité
the dinosaurs footprints site
In the Vieux-Emosson region, at an altitude of over 2,400m, you can follow the footprints left by reptilians over 240 million years ago. This is the best known deposit of its kind in Europe. Find out if they are visible as they can be covered in snow early in the season.
Ideal with a departure at the opening time of the park
5h00 12km 880 M Easy walking path Swissmap... pdf...
Charlotte la Marmotte in Emosson
Educational trail on the theme of geology and hydroelectricity.
The Charlotte La Marmotte trails deal with nature in general and, thanks to a small booklet to take with you and the various posts along the way, allow you to have fun while discovering a region and the reality of life in the mountains.
3h20 9.7km 522M Easy walking path Swissmap... pdf...
Tour de France route
The route leading to this dam is in fact the cumulative ascent of 2 passes, the Col de la Forclaz and the Col de la Gueulaz, which rise to 1,528m and 1,965m respectively. This route had the honour of welcoming the Tour de France caravan on 20 July 2016!
3h00 32km Difficult map...