The Farm > The 2017 transhumance

Saturday, June 24, 2017, it is the rise of the herd of goats and alpine cows
he Program for Saturday 24 June 2017

Open to all.

The morning

From 8:00 am, we are waiting for you in Saint Martin de Belleville, in the center of the village. The inhabitants of this village will offer you the coffee and the local bugnes to take forces before climbing in pasture.

At 8 am 30 in the morning, we will leave the village, in the direction of the alpine pastures between Les Menuires and Val Thorens : 6 km walk in all conviviality and respecting the rhythm of the animals and the participants.

The joyful outfit with our herd (goats, cows, chickens and ducks) will cross the different villages of the Belleville Valley: the Chatelard, saint martin, saint marcel, praranger.

We will stop in the village of bettaix, for a tasting of a refreshment before the last climb to the chalet.

Patrick DEGLISE will accompany us throughout the day with their song, according to ancestral tradition.

On arrival, the taste buds should be satisfied with a tasting of a selection of renowned Savoie wines.

For the lunch of the lunch, unique menu at the price of 20 Euros for the adults and 12 euros for the children (- 14 years)

In the afternoon, various activities:
- Savoyard songs with Patrick DEGLISE
- Manual treatment of goats and cows
- Visit of the cottage of the past, the vegetable garden, the floral garden, the path of the shepherd.

Reservation by email:

practical information :

Dress code: walking shoes. Hiking clothes. The colors of Savoy should be in the spotlight: Prefer red and white clothes. We will arrive at 1950 meters above sea level, think of carrying a slightly warmer outfit.

We will organize free transport to the place of departure.