Alps Summer 2010 Le Monal & Vallon du Clou (56 images)

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In Sainte Foy Tarentaise, the ancient farming hamlet of Le Monal is a listed site due to its architectural, historical and geographical significance. It occupies a privileged position nestled in a bowl at the mouth of the Clou valley, surrounded by the larch forest, facing the massif of Mont Pourri and it's glaciers. The site comprises 3 groups of chalets arranged around the St Clair chapel surrounded by 3 ponds and several mountain streams. Most of the buildings date from the 18th and 19th...
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