• Pont d'Ael - Petit Poignon

Pont d'Ael - Petit Poignon

Resorts: Aymavilles

Technical Information


When you get to Pont d’Ael, in the municipality of Aymavilles, park the car in the car park, then cross the small hamlet then the Grand Eyvia stream over the Roman bridge and take route 2B on the left, which goes up to Alpe Petit Poignon. Just beyond this point, the trail joins a private road (signposted as no. 1) which you should follow on the right until you come to Mont Poignon.

Duration going there



5.562 m

Recommended times

May - September


E - Excursionist

Difference in level

899 m

See also

Roman architecture
In summer

The Roman aqueduct-bridge of Pont d'Ael


Buy your tickets on-line In proximity of the Pont d’Ael hamlet, on the right side of the road leading up to Cogne from Aymavilles, an aqueduct-bridge in masonry and stone blocks built above the Grand-Eyvia stream gives evidence of the magnificence of the …

Note - this information is not directly connected to the Cammino Balteo path but it is part of the Aosta Valley tourist offer.