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 0.96 - alt. mi 0.96
2 : mi 2.02 - alt. mi 2.02
3 : mi 2.36 - alt. mi 2.36
4 : mi 2.75 - alt. mi 2.75
5 : mi 3.02 - alt. mi 3.02
6 : mi 3.31 - alt. mi 3.31
7 : mi 3.75 - alt. mi 3.75 - Seine [la]
8 : mi 4.41 - alt. mi 4.41 - Gare de Grand Bourg
9 : mi 5.25 - alt. mi 5.25 - Seine [la]
10 : mi 5.81 - alt. mi 5.81 - Gare de Ris-Orangis
11 : mi 6.15 - alt. mi 6.15 - Seine [la]
12 : mi 6.64 - alt. mi 6.64
D/A : mi 7.06 - alt. mi 7.06
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A walk of many faces! On forest tracks interspersed with paths through the city, you follow an old railway line with a tunnel and viaduct, finishing along the course of the river Yvette. A walk to enjoy at any time of year.
Fontainebleau forest is one of the most beautiful French forests thanks to its varied landscapes and, in particular, its sandstone blocks. This hike circles the Apremont gorges along the Colinet-Denecourt path N°6 and lets you enjoy it in all its beauty and fragility, the latter due both to natural erosion and human use, and is near the Paris region.
This hike mostly takes place along the Yerres, a tributary of the Seine, and also includes a section in the Forest of Senart and an urban section. There you can enjoy the charm of this river and the beautiful houses around it, admire two ancient watermills and come cross no fewer than four standing stones along the way.
From the Ermitage de Franchard, this is a very varied hike which will take you past old sandstone quarries, the Gorges du Houx and the charming Mare aux Pigeons. On the route are several vast viewing points, numerous spectacular rocks and the curious Grotte du Serment cave.
N.B. The elevation and the time shown appear to be under-estimated: count on about 250 meters and 4 hours of walking.
Starting from an old retreat which has been visited since the 11th century, this hike allows you to explore the Gorges de Franchard and the surrounding areas. Winding through rocks and several rock shelters such as the well-known Antre des Druides.
N.B. The difference in altitude is probably higher than stated: roughly 100 metres and a 2 hour walk.
Long but very nice hike station to station in the Forest of Fontainebleau. It goes through several viewpoints, ponds, little known corners, stunning scenery.
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