Raffort watermill and sawmill

DESCRIPTION

A recently-restored watermill and sawmill under one roof are open to the public, located at Raffort village, by Le Martagon Restaurant car park, on the road between Les Allues and Méribel. Access is free to the site, audio points and signs, every day throughout the year.

RAFFORT WATERMILL AND SAWMILL
A recently-restored watermill and sawmill under one roof are open to the public, located at Raffort village, by Le Martagon Restaurant car park, on the
road between Les Allues and Méribel. At the site you will find:
- openings in the walls allowing a view of the sawmill and mill machinery;
- signs explaining the workings of the mill and sawmill, exploitation of the forest and water as an energy source. Tools and woodcarvings etc. can also be seen;
- audio points explaining the work of a lumberjack, sawyer and miller, offering an insight into rural life in times past.
Access is free to the site, audio points and signs in english, every day throughout the year. During Summer season, french guided visit Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 10.30 am.

Périod of opening

All year round, daily.

TARIFS

Free of charge.

LANGUES_PARLEES

  • English
  • French

COORDONNEES

Parking du Raffort

Le Raffort

Méribel - Les Allues

On the road between Les Allues and Méribel, near the river, near the parking of Le Raffort or the parking of restaurant "Le Martagon".

73550 Méribel


Tél: 04 79 00 59 08

  • Unguided group tours
  • Guided group tours
  • Tour free of charge
  • Unguided individual tours
  • Parking

LOCALISATION

Surroundings

Near shuttle stop

Live

Thursday, February 20

Powder day today !

Trend of the day to 1500m Altitude

Weather forecastThursday 20 February 2020

Visibility : Poor visibility
_SOLEIL_
12 km/h -5°C 1450m
19 km/h -10°C 2700m
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TENDENCYThursday 20 February 2020

Info Neige

Hard

Last snowfallTuesday 18 February 2020

Avalanche risk : limited

1450m 85cm
2700m 198cm
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SlopesThursday 20 February 2020

Slopes Green
8 / 8
Slopes Blue
26 / 26
Slopes Red
27 / 28
Slopes Black
8 / 8
Opening Trails (From 9am)