Bisse de Bitailla


This bisse dates from the fourteenth century. It has the particularity of containing water throughout the year and irrigates a vast territory in the district of Ayent offering a beautiful walk in the wild valley of the Sionne.


Total length : Approximately 10 km from Anzère to Saxonne.

Altitude : Between 1000 and 1500 metres.

Route time : Approximately 4 hours.

Location : Located in the Sionne valley to the right of the Rhône above Arbaz and Ayent.

Difficulty : There are no particular difficulties.

Ordinance Survey map 1 : 50'000  no. 273T Montana.

Best period : June to October.

This bisse contains water throughout the year.