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Themed walk - In the footsteps of a forester

Sports and leisure, Guided tour, Pedestrian sports, Hiking in Verbier Station

À partir de :  25CHF Full-fare
  • The Marteloscope: discover a path dedicated to this forest management tool in the company of a forest ranger! Come and discover a few of the forest’s many secrets!

  • The Marteloscope is a simulation tool for the management of forest plots that uses software to help us understand the impact of felling trees.

    As our guide, forest ranger Stéphane Latapie, will explain along the way, this innovative tool has great potential in the field of forest management: you will get a first-hand look at the impact and objectives of his work in the forest, with a focus on landscape management in touristic alpine areas.

    Forests play a variety of roles and are one of...
    The Marteloscope is a simulation tool for the management of forest plots that uses software to help us understand the impact of felling trees.

    As our guide, forest ranger Stéphane Latapie, will explain along the way, this innovative tool has great potential in the field of forest management: you will get a first-hand look at the impact and objectives of his work in the forest, with a focus on landscape management in touristic alpine areas.

    Forests play a variety of roles and are one of the treasures of our environment. This hike will reveal a few of their many secrets!
    What do I need to do?
    1. Online registration is mandatory before 4 pm the day before the trip. No reservation by email.
    2. On the day of the trip, meet at Verbier Tourist Office at 1 pm with a Verbier-Ruinettes lift pass (one way).
    3. Bring a backpack and the equipment listed above; be sure to wear hiking shoes.
    4. Enjoy the hike (2.30 hours hike).
    5. Return in Verbier around 4.30 pm.

    Equipment:
    Windproof jacket and pullover
    Hiking shoes
    Backpack with water bottle, snacks
    Hat
    Sunglasses

    2.30 hours hike and level of difficulty: easy.
    The lift ticket is not included in the activity!

    Minimum age to participate in the activity: 10 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    All activities organised by the Verbier – Val de Bagnes Tourist Office comply with the protection measures set out by the Federal Office of Public Health and the restrictions imposed by cantonal or federal authorities to fight the spread of COVID-19.
    Online registration is mandatory. No reservation by email. Activtiy 1x free with VIP Pass.
  • Spoken languages

    • English
Rates

Payment methods

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cash
  • Online payment
  • From July 14, 2021 to August 25, 2021
  • Reduced price
    Free

    • 1x free with VIP Pass

  • One price
    25 CHF
  • No refunds will be given to customers who cancel less than 24 hours before the start of the activity.
Schedules

Schedules

  • On July 14, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
  • On July 28, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
  • On August 11, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
  • On August 25, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
  • * Cancelled in case of bad weather
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