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 - Col de Mézilhac
1 : mi 1.34 - alt. mi 1.34
2 : mi 1.85 - alt. mi 1.85
3 : mi 2.24 - alt. mi 2.24
4 : mi 2.57 - alt. mi 2.57
5 : mi 2.85 - alt. mi 2.85
6 : mi 3.28 - alt. mi 3.28
7 : mi 5.57 - alt. mi 5.57
8 : mi 6.09 - alt. mi 6.09
9 : mi 6.4 - alt. mi 6.4 - Suc de Montivernoux
10 : mi 7.48 - alt. mi 7.48
11 : mi 8.16 - alt. mi 8.16
12 : mi 9.34 - alt. mi 9.34
D/A : mi 9.62 - alt. mi 9.62
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A route starting at a hilltop village, Saint-Laurent-sous-Coiron, with a wonderful, panoramic 180° view over the Ardèche mountains and plains, from Villeneuve de Berg to the Col de l'Escrinet (the Cham du Cros, Rocher d’Abraham, Montagne Sainte-Marguerite, Mont Lozère). In addition, educational panels depicting the history, geology and life on the Coiron adorn this hike.
This trail goes around and climbs up the Gerbier de Jonc whose summit offers a view over the Ardèche mountains.
At the heart of the Monts D’Ardèche Regional Natural Park, Laboule is the ideal starting point for a walk with a variety of contrasting atmospheres. At the summit of the Sentier des Granges trail there is an unparalleled panoramic view (Mont Blanc, Mont Ventoux, Mont Bouquet, Mont Lozère...) a day’s walk across the third-highest summit of the Cévennes range (at 1,548 m) with its rocky mountains and luminous rivers.
You are at the heart of the Ardèche. View of the Cevennes and the Gerbier de Jonc.
This lovely hike offers magnificent viewpoints over the Montmirail Dentelles, Mont Ventoux, the Baronnies, the Vercors, the Montagne Ardéchoise, the Coiron, the Necks of Sceautres, of Roche Chérie, of Roche, and a 360° panoramic view from the summit of Croix Juliau.
The superb medieval hamlet of Roche is well worth the detour.
An easy family walk to the "Forêt des sens" (forest of senses), arboretum and interpretive trail created under the impetus of the municipal children's council. A few welcome benches punctuate this playful and instructive walk for all ages.
The Plateau des Gras is a limestone plateau crossed by rivers, situated between the Bois de Païolive woods in the southwest and the slopes of the Coiron in the northeast. The northwestern edge of the plateau overlooks a depression extending from Aubenas to Les Vans. The footpaths along this edge of the plateau offer unspoilt views of the Monts d'Ardèche hills at the eastern edge of the Massif Central. The walk also takes you along beautiful paths amid oak trees and to a viewpoint overlooking the village of Balazuc.
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