June, 2024

At subalpine level (1600-2100m)


Yellow Gentian (Gentiana lutea)

At Alpine level (2100m +)

Beginning of flowering in the rocks/loose stones.

Saxifraga Rotundifolia

Emergence of first aquatic insects in the streams, pools and lakes.

Warning: grouse giving birth. Don’t venture away from paths so as not to disturb them.

In the pools the larvae of black spotted/flecked salamanders take the place of the aquatic larvae.

Start of lake fishing in the mountains.

Wild spinach (“Bon Henri”) picking.