Cascade de Pisse Vache (Bombois)

(Cascade de Bombois)

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Cascade de Pisse Vache or cascade de Bombois is a nice waterfall near Bombois, east of Bourg en Bresse, in the region Rhône-Alpes/Ain, France.

From Bourg en Bresse take the D979 to Serrières-sur-Ain. There take the exit to Bolozon (D91) and further north to Bombois. Just after entering the village of Bombois you cross a small stone bridge. Go right before or after the bridge and park your car.

From here it is a 15 minute walk (800 meters) following the river upstream until you see cascade de Pisse Vache. The trail goes up with an ascent of 160 meter.

Cascade de Pisse Vache has a single drop of 20 meters  and a total height of 30 meters. Nice to know about the waterfall is that you can walk behind.

2 thoughts on “Cascade de Pisse Vache (Bombois)

  • 10 February 2021 at 22:11
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    We were in a Physics class around 1983 when the famous British satellite tracking schoolteacher Geoff Perry told us that there was a place called the Pissing Cow Falls. We never believed him. I fact check it in 2021 and there it is!

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About Cascade de Pisse Vache (Bombois)

CountryWaterfalls in France
RegionRhône-Alpes/Ain
LocationBombois-Thoirette (Gorges de l'Ain)
RiverAin
Height30m
Latitude46.219800
Longitude5.490286
Best visitAutumn, Winter, after rainfall
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