Jarreux, Cascade des

(cascade des Jarrauds)

Cascade des Jarrauds or cascade des Jarreux is a waterfall with quit a history. The city of Bourganeuf was the third city in France in 1886 that used electricity supplied by a big waterwheel powered by the water of cascade des Jarreuds.

Nowadays cascade des Jarreuds is a touristic attraction north of Saint Martin Chateau, not far from Bourganeuf in the region Limousin/Creuse. The environment of the waterfall is nice for a walk . There is a signed trail of 1 kilometer that leads along the waterfall.

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About Jarreux, Cascade des

CountryFrance
RegionLimousin/Creuse
LocationSaint Martin Chateau
RiverLa Maulde
Height8m
Latitude45.861406
Longitude1.799010
Best visitAfter rainfall
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