An extensive reforestation programme was carried out on the Aigoual mountain range in the late 19th century under the leadership of forester Georges Fabre.
This is an emblematic trail from Valleraugue to the summit of Mont Aigoual. It uses the former postman's path to reach – after 1,220 m of height difference – the highest point in the Gard department.... Read more
The mouflon was introduced for hunting in the 1950s and yet remains little-known or unknown to visitors to the Aigoual mountain range.
The forests on Mont Aigoual, which had become very damaged by the early 19th century, were tirelessly reconstructed.