Esplumouse, Cascade

Cascade Esplumouse is situated on an altitude of 1949 meter, south of Cauterets in the French Pyrenees. In the area of Cauterets there are dozens of waterfalls to be found, a must to visit.

Cascade Esplumouse is located up the mountain at Pont d’Espagne. From Lourdes drive to Argeles Gazost (D821) and drive further on to Cauterets (D913>D920). Fom Cauterets follow the signs for Pont d’Espagne, here is a large parking.

From the parking you have to climb up along Cascade Pont d’Espagne to Lac de Gaube. From the end of the lake it is another 2 kilometers to the base of Cascade Esplumouse on an altitude of 1.949 meters. The walk takes appr 140 minutes and has an ascent of 490 meters.

Cascade Esplumouse cascades down over 90 meters. Upstream there is another waterfall Cascade Darre Splumouse.

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About Esplumouse, Cascade

CountryFrance
RegionMidi Pyrenees/Haute Pyrenees
LocationCauterets/Gavarnie
RiverGave des Oulettes de Gaube
Height90m
Latitude42.813150
Longitude-0.138090
Best visitEarly summer-summer
Rating

Most nearby waterfalls

WaterfallDistance (linear)Rating
Darre Splumouse, Cascade 1 km
Pont d'Espagne, Cascade 4 km
Boussès, Cascade de 5 km
Et Pont Du Pas de L'Ours, Cascade 5 km
Pouey Bacou, Cascade de 6 km

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Great nearby waterfalls

WaterfallDistance (linear)Rating
Pont d'Espagne, Cascade 4 km
Lutour, Cascade de 7 km
Grande cascade de Gavarnie 20 km
Estrecho, Cascada del 22 km
Cola de Caballo, Cascada 25 km