Arrival
Departure

Lappiaz Slate Mine

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Easy
6km
+100m
Loop
-320m
Address
74110, Morzine
Opening
Throughout the year : open daily.

Description

The historical discovery of slate in Morzine dates as far back as 1732, found in all the cliffs overhanging the Valley de Sous le Saix (Slate Valley). In the Lappiaz mine, the slate was quarried and made use of between 1856 and 1963
Difficulty: None but can be slippery underfoot on rainy days