Calculated time is computed with the distance, the height difference, and an average speed of 2.2 mph. For an intermediate walker, this time includes small breaks.
D/A : mi 0 - alt. mi 0
1 : mi 0.07 - alt. mi 0.07
2 : mi 0.32 - alt. mi 0.32
3 : mi 0.49 - alt. mi 0.49
4 : mi 1.21 - alt. mi 1.21
5 : mi 1.96 - alt. mi 1.96
6 : mi 3.07 - alt. mi 3.07
7 : mi 3.29 - alt. mi 3.29
8 : mi 3.47 - alt. mi 3.47
9 : mi 3.89 - alt. mi 3.89
10 : mi 5.03 - alt. mi 5.03
D/A : mi 10.04 - alt. mi 10.04
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A hiking trail in the Auvergne summer pastures, on a summit overlooking the spa resort of La Bourboule.
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A trip to highest point of the Massif Central.
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