Walk of Thu 19 May 2016 20:00:57 CEST

A Gavarnie walk posted on 19/05/16 by christophe13930. Update : 13/09/18
Technical sheet
Calculated time Calculated time: 5h30[?]
Distance Distance : 7.49mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 2805ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 2782ft
Highest point Highest point : 6375ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 4570ft
Average Difficulty : Average
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Areas Areas : Pyrénées, Pyrénées centrales, Cirque de Gavarnie
Location Location : Gavarnie (65120)
Starting point Starting point : N 42.73106° / W 0.009294°
Map IGN Map (Click to buy) : Ref. 1748OTR
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Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. mi 0
1 : mi 0.16 - alt. mi 0.16
2 : mi 0.7 - alt. mi 0.7
3 : mi 1.71 - alt. mi 1.71
4 : mi 2.14 - alt. mi 2.14
5 : mi 2.2 - alt. mi 2.2
6 : mi 3.22 - alt. mi 3.22
7 : mi 3.44 - alt. mi 3.44
8 : mi 3.68 - alt. mi 3.68
9 : mi 3.84 - alt. mi 3.84
10 : mi 4.55 - alt. mi 4.55
11 : mi 6.4 - alt. mi 6.4
12 : mi 6.61 - alt. mi 6.61
13 : mi 6.8 - alt. mi 6.8
D/A : mi 7.49 - alt. mi 7.49

Useful Information

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