The Bief Bovet

Plagne Montalbert

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This little stream was man made around 1240, its source is located at 1800 metres and it crosses the forest of Aime before descending to the village of Longefoy. Before it reached the village the water was used to power the windmills.
We invite you to discover the history and problems encountered with the "Bief" which has tried and tested people for many centuries. There are 80 information boards spread along the route so you can learn about the Bief in a calm and quiet setting along with the peaceful sound of the trickling stream.
Prices
Free of charge
Characteristic
Minimum age
4 yrs
Animals accepted
yes
Elevation gain
230 m
Descent
230 m
Distance
6.4km
Type of itinerary
Return
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Open
From 01/05 to 15/11.

The Bief Bovet

73210 Plagne-Montalbert