The Gabelous Trail is an educational pathway connecting the saltworks in Salins-les-Bains and Arc-et-Senans, both of which are classified as UNESCO World Heritage sites. It follows the former “saumoduc” or brine pipeline which transported the salty waters from one production site to the other.
Fifteen explanatory signs will tell you of the adventure of « white gold » via the vestiges and particularities found at points along the way.
QR codes will also give you access to the mobile internet site containing new information, pictures, etc. Remember to take photos as you walk.
Length : 29,5 km - 15 segments
Duration : about 1h for 4 km
Difficulty : easy
Signs : from one sign to the next, follow the yellow markings of the official hiking trails
Advice : be sure to wear good walking shoes or boots and to take plenty of water with you.