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Sentier découverte et botanique du Bois de la Laye

Sport Sentier découverte et botanique du Bois de la Laye Tignes


Departing from Tignes (73320)
Average length : 02h30
Total elevation gain : 332m
Vertical drop : 332m
Distance : 6km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

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    1/ Departure: From Lavachet (2100m), the path descends gently into the alpine lawn
    2/ Stroll along the path and discover the first 2 thematic orientation tables (impact of Man on the landscape, hamlet of Les Combes)
    3/ Make a detour to table n°3 (Gouille du Salin: a resurgence of icy water from the Grande Motte glacier) then retrace your steps for a hundred meters
    4/ Turn left at the crossroads and continue on your way to the next crossroads. There, follow the signage of the discovery trail to discover the next 5 thematic tables (flora, fauna, history, etc.)
    5/ Continue on your way to a place called: the sheep cemetery. Turn right at the crossroads.
    6/ From table n°5, the path rises gently and rises under the cover of the trees to table n°8
    7/ Return by the Bois de la Laye (or by the orientation table of the Croix de Combe Folle, return by the GR5)


    Free of charge.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : French
    Languages of documentation : English, French, Italian

    Period of practice

    From 01/06 to 31/10.

    • Pets welcome
    • Public WC
    • Picnic area
    • Orientation board


    Tignes Le Lavachet 73320 Tignes
    Departing from : Tignes (73320)
    Latitude : 45.471962 - Longitude : 6.915785
    Information update on 17/03/2023 by Tignes information