La Butte de Frochet

La Butte de Frochet
La Butte de Frochet
La Butte de Frochet
La Butte de Frochet

La 'Butte de frochet' (hillock of Frochet, is a natural area offering ecological as welle as fauna and flora interests. Is is a mineral backbone of white quartz, themnants of the hydrothermal activity of the Oradour-sur-Glane rift towards the end of the primaryera. The ridge path offers splendid vistas on "Charente Limousine" and on "Basse-Marche". The heather-covered moor is currently administered by the 'Conservatoire des espaces Naturels du Limousin'. Thus, some endangered bird species such as harriers or nightjars whosenesting area is heather spaces will be able to inhabit the place. The landscape takes on pink hues at the beginning and at the end of the Summer at the time when ashen heather ans calluna vulgaris are in full bloom.

Contact information

87330 VAL D'ISSOIRE
Tel. : 05 55 68 12 79
Email : info@tourisme-hautlimousin.com
Website : www.tourisme-hautlimousin.com

Contact

Rue des Doctrinaires
87300 BELLAC
Tel. : 05 55 68 12 79
Email : info@tourisme-hautlimousin.com
Website : www.tourisme-hautlimousin.com

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