A day out meeting shepherds in the mountain pastures

Take a hike in the mountain pastures to meet the shepherds and their flocks. Lulled by the chiming of the bells, immerse yourself in the alpine atmosphere and mountain hospitality, and enjoy the friendly encounters.
Level: intermediate.

Descriptif A day out meeting shepherds in the mountain pastures

Learn more about the mountain pastures and pastoralism in the company of a trek leader, a technician from the Maison des Alpages and a cultural mediator. This family hike has a 500-metre height gain and is open to everyone.
On the way up, learn more about the history of pastoralism, reading the landscape, local history and plant and wildlife.

Please bring walking shoes, sun cream, warm clothing, a snack and water.

Outings are limited to 15 people to ensure a quality experience.
Bookings must be made at least 48 hours before the outing.

"This activity has been organised as part of the Oisans Territorial Pastoral Plan, an arrangement between the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region and the Oisans Community of Municipalities.

Minimum age: 8 years


  • Sporting activities

Classification & labels

  • Weekdays


  • Pets welcome


Languages spoken

  • French



  • Pedestrian sports
  • Hiking


  • 15 people maximum


Wednesday 19 August 2020 between 9 am and 5 pm.


Adult : until 20 € Child : until 10 € Family pass : 50 €
Price Min. Max.
Adult (from 19/08/2020 to 19/08/2020) €0 €20
Child (from 19/08/2020 to 19/08/2020) €0 €10
Family pass (from 19/08/2020 to 19/08/2020) €50


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