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Distance5.18mi Vertical gain+883ft Vertical drop-876ft Duration3h00 Average Average
Starting pointStarting point in Quinson - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Wonderful hike through the Lower Verdon Gorges, starting in Quinson.

Distance3.8mi Vertical gain+686ft Vertical drop-702ft Duration2h15 Average Average
Starting pointStarting point in Oppedette - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

A beautiful loop around the Calavon Gorges from the village of Oppedette.

Distance7.5mi Vertical gain+837ft Vertical drop-840ft Duration4h05 Average Average
Starting pointStarting point in Redortiers - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Discover the dry stone sheepfolds to the west of the Lure mountains.

Distance6.43mi Vertical gain+2277ft Vertical drop-2323ft Duration4h35 Average Average
Starting pointStarting point in Digne-les-Bains - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Long north-south oriented ridge, the Barre des Dourbes ridge separates the basin of Digne-les-Bains from the Barrême syncline.
Rising in stages over twenty kilometres, culminating Pic de Couar some 1988 m above sea level.

Distance8.92mi Vertical gain+1467ft Vertical drop-1470ft Duration5h10 Average Average
Starting pointStarting point in La Palud-sur-Verdon - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

A hike in Pays du Verdon that takes ancient Roman roads, runs alongside an abandoned village and a chapel sheltered by rocks with magnificent landscapes.

Distance7.4mi Vertical gain+2247ft Vertical drop-2228ft Duration5h00 Average Average
Starting pointStarting point in Estoublon - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Very beautiful hike to do between April and October.

The Cabanons de Mane
Distance3.77mi Vertical gain+771ft Vertical drop-768ft Duration2h15 Easy Easy
Starting pointStarting point in Mane - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

If you like Bories, you'll see them in the distance at the start, then up close, and you can even go inside some of them. On your way back, before you get to the village, you'll walk up a superb calade (cobbled) street, and there's a little detour to see the Château de Mane.

Distance12.32mi Vertical gain+4951ft Vertical drop-4954ft Duration9h15 Very difficult Very difficult
Starting pointStarting point in Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

A loop around Brec de Chambeyron, leaving from the hamlet of Fouillouse.

Gaude, the dovecote of Montaigu
Distance3.24mi Vertical gain+1352ft Vertical drop-1342ft Duration2h30 Easy Easy
Starting pointStarting point in Manosque - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

A loop which poses no problems so can be undertaken with children to discover a dovecote which is still in a good state.

Trek around Chambeyron Mountain Range (1) Fouillouse - Refuge du Chambeyron
Distance3.86mi Vertical gain+2615ft Vertical drop-121ft Duration3h40 Average Average
Starting pointStarting point in Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

First stage around the Chambeyron Mountain Range which, after a steady climb, takes you to the shelter with the same name. You'll end up in a breath-taking setting, at the foot of Brec de Chambeyron.

Trek around Chambeyron Mountain Range (3) Refuge du Chambeyron - Maljasset
Distance10.64mi Vertical gain+2352ft Vertical drop-4649ft Duration6h35 Very difficult Very difficult
Starting pointStarting point in Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

The most demanding stage of the hike during which you'll go through at least 4 passes at over 2700 metres in altitude. Beautiful scenery all along the way! The "Lacs Marinet" offer the opportunity for refreshments before the final descent.

Trek around Chambeyron Mountain Range
Distance35.72mi Vertical gain+13287ft Vertical drop-13871ft Duration5 days Difficult Difficult
Starting pointStarting point in Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Reaching over 3000 metres in altitude, Aiguilles de Chambeyron and Brec de Chambeyron form an impressive mountain range halfway between Queyras and the Moncantour. This hike offers a trek with no techincal difficulty, with passes over 2700 m in altitude and a summit of over 3000 m. Set in an outstanding landscape and for the most part within a high mountain setting.

Distance3.46mi Vertical gain+2172ft Vertical drop-2172ft Duration3h10 Difficult Difficult
Starting pointStarting point in Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

A climb to the highest point of this hike around the Chambeyron mountain range, at over 3000 metres in altitude. A summit offering an unobstructed view over Queyras and the neighbouring mountain ranges. A downhill route allowing a well-deserved rest by a lake.

Distance9.28mi Vertical gain+2382ft Vertical drop-3255ft Duration6h00 Difficult Difficult
Starting pointStarting point in Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye - 04 - Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Quite a long stage but a steady route. A climb up to Col de Mary then a long downhill hike all the way to the shelter, in Chiaperra, Italy.