Les Marmottes de l'Alpe (Villar d'Arène)
05320 La Grave
Symbolism, history and evolution of the "Mascot of the Alps".
Dedicated to the observation of Marmotta marmotta, this day hike will allow you to understand from a naturalist point of view this endearing little mammal rodent in an alpine setting.
Duration: 7 hours
Difficulty : easy
Difference in altitude: 370 m
Topics covered: life and habits of marmots, life of a mountain stream, mountain breeding
Target audience: All ages (+5/6 years old) / can be adapted for disabled people (ask for information) Languages spoken: French, English, Danish.
Prices 2020 : Adults: 45€ Young people (up to 21 years old): 30€ Groups: 220€ (12 max) Schoolchildren: 220€ (12 max) Family package (2 adults + 2 young people): 130€ / 25€ per additional person of the same family Holiday vouchers accepted .
Material and equipment: >> To be provided by the participants: Backpack of 20-25 liters A pair of hiking shoes with semi-rigid soles and a high shaft A pair of hiking poles (loan possible) Classic clothing for hiking in the mountains and at high altitudes (Gore-Tex or K-way type jacket, fleece) Water bottle (Minimum 1liter per person) >> Equipment provided and/or made available (on request and according to our stocks) : Hiking poles Binoculars and long lenses Hot beverage (tea or coffee), chocolate and digestive at lunchtime
Youth (up to 21 years old) : 35€
Adults : 45€
Groups (10 maximum) : 220€
Schoolchildren : 220€
Family package (2 adults + 2 youth) : 140€ / 35€ per additional person of the same family