Adventure on the Cheap Surviving the French Alps

Larkin, Leach
September 2005
France Today;Sep2005, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p24
Describes the author's experience of his travel to Refuge d'Orgeval, an alpage, a place in the French mountains where herd animals spend the summer months. Discussion of the adventure trip; Focus on the nature and climate during the trip; Information that hike down on day three was only a two-and-a-half hour walk, but it was again rocky and precipitous in places.


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