Your tour

Between Sky and Earth on the Chemin des Dames

A little road that winds across a limestone plateau is of major strategic importance. To gain control of it, hundreds of thousands of men fell fighting for every inch of terrain during a war that lasted four years.

Your itinerary
1. Caverne du Dragon

2. Entrance to the Lair

3. Monument to the Basques

4. Craonne : the old village

5. Craonne : aid post

6. California plateau

7. Balcony trench

8. Around mid-July the balance of power was reversed.

Tour map