La Compagnie du Hêtre » Forest of the Pyrenees

The forest is a place of stories : tales and legends, stories revealing the challenges of daily life in the mountains ... Sometimes these stories meet History. Here are a few:Made in  Bigorre and the Basque Country , for some ceremonies, the cake to the pin is made of spun dough and g ...
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The climate and exposure in the French Pyrenees are conducive to the development of forests, up to relatively high altitudes. Part of Latin Legacy, the terms " Sulva " or séoubos séubas are frequently found in the names of localities . The Pyrenean forest is , in essence , beech and fir. The " bee ...
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By far, the Pyrenees landscapes are made of gorgeous peaks, mountain pastures, forests; those who are familiar with the scenery know well that these areas are also habitats for flora and fauna of a great diversity. The geological and bioclimatic range of the Pyrenees is particularly favourable to ...
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