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Valnontey is a long valley side of the valley of Cogne, south of the capital, through which the river of the same name.
Placed in the middle of the Gran Paradiso National Park, it offers to its position naturalistic performances unforgettable.

At the beginning of the valley, where there is parking, a bar and a restaurant, you can arrive by car or on foot along the river from Cogne.
At its peak there are the most important peaks of the Gran Paradiso massif and the glacier Grand Crou ..
It is crossed by the river of the same name, a tributary of the Grand Eyvia. It is entirely part of the National Park of Gran Paradiso.
At the village of Valnontey (1,666 m above sea level), it is the Paradisia Alpine Garden, a botanical garden specializing in alpine essences.
In the valley live many chamois.

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  • Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 16656 W: 130 N: 34408] (191407)
  • Genre: Lieux
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2015-07-12
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposition: f/13.0, 1/640 secondes
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  • Versions: version originale
  • Date Submitted: 2015-07-27 9:36
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