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⛰️ Tine de Conflens

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2018 Juin
  • Date de Visite
    01.07.2018

Tine de Conflens


The Tine de Conflens is the confluence, i. e. the junction of the Venoge and Veyron rivers near Sarraz. It is located at a tri-point between the municipalities of Chevilly, Sarraz and Ferreyres. The name “Tine de Conflens” means “fall of the confluents” in dialect.

Summary


  • 🏆 Gorges ranking: ⭐⭐
  • 🏃 Course ranking: ⭐
  • 📍 Region: Jura vaudois VD
  • 📐 Length: 1.1 km
  • ⌛ Time: 40 minutes
  • 👍 Features: Waterfalls of the Veyron and Venoge, swimming in summer
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Access


A small car park at the beginning of the trail in the town of Chevilly.

A small car park at the beginning of the trail in the town of Chevilly.

Site


Le site de la Tine de Conflens est particulièrement magnifique avec les particularités suivantes:

Venoge waterfall


The Venoge waterfall and many visitors.
The Venoge waterfall and many visitors.

Veyron gorges


The Veyron dug deep gorges like a small canyon.
The Veyron dug deep gorges like a small canyon.

Torrential pots


The torrential pots in the bed of the Venoge just after the junction of the rivers.
The torrential pots in the bed of the Venoge just after the junction of the rivers.

Route


The path to reach the Tine de Conflens starts from the car park with a small road and then continues with a path that crosses a bridge over the Veyron. The latter making a pretty waterfall at this place.

The Veyron waterfall under the bridge.
The Veyron waterfall under the bridge.

The path continues through the forest up and down a series of stairs.

Stairs in the forest.
Stairs in the forest.

The final part of the route runs up the Venoge river and has been reopened to the public in mid-2018 after having been secured due to rock fall.

Footbridges just before arriving at the Tine de Conflens.
Footbridges just before arriving at the Tine de Conflens.

Map


The route is just over a kilometre long and takes about 15 minutes to complete.

Swimming


In summer on hot summer days, swimming at the Tine de Conflens is an excellent idea. You can swim at the Venoge waterfall or up the Veyron.

Swimmers in summer just under the fall of the Venoge.
Swimmers in summer just under the fall of the Venoge.

Video


A video about the Tine de Conflens.

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