Orchids footpath

- Departure/Arrival
- Point of interest
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.
  • Sabot de Venus
  • Orchis Mâle
  • Orchis Fuchs
  • Sauge des prés
  • Sentier botanique des orchidées
Sabot de VenusOrchis MâleOrchis FuchsSauge des présSentier botanique des orchidées
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.
  • Route :
    • Marked route
    • Daily duration (in min) 60
    • Height difference (in m) 200
    • Positive elevation gain (in m) 200
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    • Pets welcome
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Orchids footpath
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