The Ecrins national park, fauna & glaciers
Parking à l'entrée du village du Casset
05220 Le Casset, Mônetier-les-Bains
Easy half-day hike in the Combeynot massif from Le Casset to discover the Ecrins National Park, the fauna present in the area and the Casset glacier. An outing to make the children aware of the...
Easy half-day hike in the Combeynot massif from Le Casset to discover the Ecrins National Park, the fauna present in the area and the Casset glacier. An outing to make the children aware of the way animals live in winter and to live a striking experience in the middle of nature. During the outing, the guide will explain how the chamois lives and how the landscape and the glaciers were formed! Special snowshoe equipment for children is provided.
Difficulty of the outing
Duration : 2h30
Difficulty : very easy
Difference in altitude : 100 m
Target audience: Transplanted or local classes (primary) from CE1/CE2
Spoken languages: French, English, Italian
Group rate : 155 € (up to 24 children + 1 teacher + accompanying persons)
Means of payment: ESP - CH bank - ANCV
Materials and equipment:
> To be provided by the participants:
Clothing and footwear: Shoes and clothing suitable for mountain hiking. Provide drinks and cases for the children. Optional equipment: binoculars, camera, etc.
a drink and a case
> Equipment provided and/or made available :
Snowshoes + sticks + possibly overboots. First aid kit, observation material: spotting scope, horns, legs, identification sheets .....
Other useful information: We will adapt to the weather and snow conditions. As a last resort, the guide is the sole judge of the program of the outing, which he can modify or cancel.
24 children per guide (in reference to the legislation, the teacher's presence is mandatory).
Half day morning or afternoon from December 12th 2015 to April 16th 2016