Orchids footpath

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  • Orchids footpath

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Starting point

73340 Aillon-le-Jeune
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In the village of Aillon-le-Jeune, take the direction of Aillons-Margériaz 1000 ski resort and before arriving at the section covered in forest, take the road which goes left to reach the car park and the starting point of the hike.


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This path is lined with many orchid species that you can appreciate at the start of summer. This is an easy walk which is ideal for the whole family.

The Start is on the outskirts of the village, towards Aillons-Margériaz 1000; the car park is on the left at the "Hameau de Crévibert".
On the Motzon trail, you can discover a multitude of orchids varieties including the majestic "Lady's Slipper Orchid". The best time to see them is between May 15th and July 15th, with an optimal period in June.


Sentier accessible toute l'année mais la période la plus favorable pour l'observation des orchidées est entre le 15 Mai et le 30 Juin.


Elevation gain 200 m
Animaux Pets allowed

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