Bisse de Vex

 

Built in the early fifteenth century, this bisse is also called the Grand Bisse de Vex. There is water along its entire length and it has been completely restored. The stretch between Veysonnaz and the Mayens de Riddes is suitable for push-chairs and those with reduced mobility. 

 

Total length : 11 km.

Altitude : Between 1500 and 1350 metres.

Route time : Approximately 3 hours, without the return trip.

Location :  Planchouet, Veysonnaz, Mayens de Sion, to the left of the Rhône.

Difficulty : There are no particular difficulties. 

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

Best period : May to October.

This bisse contains water from mid-May to mid-October.