"Cignas" picnic area - Donnas
- Altitude (m):: 350
- km from Aosta: 48
- Picnic tables: 42
- for disabled people: 2
- Grills: 32
- Wells: 4
- Toilets: 3
- for disabled people: 1
- Capacity: 252
- Overall surface (m²):: 25000
€ 5,00 for every car parked in the paking place of the picnic area.
€ 10,00 for every table installed inside the picnic area, even if private.
Payment: every day in July and August; in the other months, payment only on Saturday, Sunday or holiday.
Wooded complex mainly composed of Chestnut with sporadic broad-leaved trees (Birch Hazelnut Goat Willow, Ash, Poplar and Cherry). Some isolated Larch specimens. Undergrowth composed of Berberis, Dog Rose and White Willow in shrub form.
HOW TO GET THERE
You can arrive by crossing the Dora Baltea River at the altitude of Donnas town along State Road 26.
From the district, located at the start of the central valley, you can look North-West to Bard Fortress, and in the direction of the mouth of Lys Valley to see the ancient Castellaccio in Pont-Saint-Martin.
• Cross the mule track that departs from the Outrefer district to reach “I pian” lower valley pasture and continue onwards along the path leading to the Cormoney mountain pasture.
• Take the public road to the Les Donnes district and then the path leading to the Moja mountain pastures.