Les Marmottes de l'Alpe (Villar d'Arène)

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Lieu-dit Ventelon
05320 La Grave

Alexandre Puech - Horizons
Ecrins National Park
Les Marmottes de l'Alpe (Villar d'Arène)
1 day
Very easy

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


Rates 2021

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


Bureau Montagne Horizons
Morillon Patrick

Lieu-dit Ventelon
05320 La Grave

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