On the heights in Ovronnaz, La Seya (2182 m) hides a precious treasure.
A splendid subalpine flora of more than 200 varieties blossom there. Some of them are particularly rare and protected in Switzerland for example :
- Narcissus-flowered anemone
- White geranium
- Alp gentian
- Swiss androsace
- Ascending lousewort
- Elderberry orchid
- Alp Pasque flower
The new botanical trail “Mille Fleurs” proposes you to observe, identify and protect these species from June to October.
5 didactic books as well as 20 question and answer posts and 40 flower plates are at disponal for curious people.
Download a QR Code app and Adobe Acrobat.
Wear good hiking shoes.
Do not forget your binoculars and camera.
La Seya offers a unique panorama from « la Croix à Camille» (cross) too. You will see Valais from the Rhône valley to the highest alpine summits.
Thirty-five «4000» have been counted and go along with Grand Chavalard, Petit Muveran and Haut-de-Cry.
Many thanks to Marie-Jo Maillard for her voluntary work!