Sentier d'Interprétation de la Carrrière de Mollet

Departure / Arrival : DOUX > DOUX
Distance : 0.6 km
  • ENS-la-Carriere-de-Mollets 1
  • ENS-la-Carriere-de-Mollets 2

The Mollets quarry, owned by the Parthenay-Gâtine Community of Municipalities and developed and managed in partnership with the Conservatoire d'Espaces Naturels de Nouvelle-Aquitaine, was exploited from the end of the 19th century until 1950 to produce limestone. It is now protected and developed so that young and old alike can marvel at a 160 million year old heritage. The interpretation trail allows you to discover the close links between geology, landscape, biodiversity and human activities!
Various activities are offered throughout the year by the Conservatoire d'espaces naturels de Nouvelle-Aquitaine and the association l'Homme et la Pierre.

Sentier d'Interprétation de la Carrrière de Mollet 1 Mollets - 79390 DOUX

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