Tapou, Cascade de

Cascade de Tapou, is an official named waterfall near Barrage d’Ossoue west of Gavarnie in the French Pyrenees.

Cascade de Tapou can be find in Vallee d’Ossoue west of Gavarnie. From Gavarnie take road d128 to Barrage d’Ossoue for 8 kilometers. Park the car at the parking.

Near the parking, high in the mountains at 2.000 meters, you can find another great waterfall Cascade de Tapou with a single drop of 40-50 meters. From the parking it is a short walk (on GR10 to the south) until you see Cascade de Tapou from a distance.

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About Tapou, Cascade de

RegionMidi Pyrenees/Haute Pyrenees
LocationBarrage d'Ossoue-Gavarnie
Height40m +50m
Best visitSpring-early summer

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