“Something hidden. Go and find it.
Go and look behind the Ranges.
Something lost behind the Ranges.
Lost and waiting for you. Go!”

Rudyard Kipling 

 Lost treasures

The Stretta Valley (in French Vallée Étroite) is a half-french half-italian valley. It is part of the french department of Hautes-Alpes for the northeastern quarter, within Névache town. For the italian quarter it is in the Turin province, in the Bardonecchia area.