Cupule stone return

Feissons sur Salins Hiking itinerary
Dénivelé positif : 100
Durée (en min) : 60
Type d'itinéraire : ALLER_RETOUR
Niveau vert - Très facile
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- Departure/Arrival
- Point of interest
Circuit n° 1
  • Environment :
    • Mountain location
Informations
  • SITRA services :
    • Route BALISE
  • Parking :
    • Car park
Informations
Cupule stone return
73350
Feissons-sur-Salins
Phone : +33 4 79 55 03 77
  • Reception :
    • French

Presentation

The cupule stone is sandstone of thin grain, measure 1.80 m at its longest dimension. We can count up to sixty isolated cupules (measure from 2 to 9 cm).
At the city hall, come back at the curve to take the trail that goes to the cupule stone. It goes down slowly and becomes flat to the stone. Return by the same way.

Around this carved rock, we can find 7 other rocks of smaller dimension, having cupules as well but no representations on them. The meaning of some representation, like the set itself, is unknown for now.
OuverturesFrom 01/01 to 31/12.

Subject to snow conditions.

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  • Sentier de la pierre à cupules - Feissons sur Salins

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Feissons-sur-Salins
On the west of the Villard, is located a carved rock or called a « Pierre à cupules » (cupule stone). This bloc of sandstone of thin grain, a ...