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The Best Hiking Trails in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)

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Photo of Saint-André-les-Alpes 14km Photo of St. Martin Vesubie & Venanson loop, France, June 2012 Photo of Stunning View: Tete de la Barre de la Sapee, Castellane (10km)
  • Saint-André-les-Alpes 14km

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    near Saint-André-les-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    9.78mi
    Elevation +
    1791f
    TrailRank
    58
    Photo of Saint-André-les-Alpes 14km Photo of Saint-André-les-Alpes 14km Photo of Saint-André-les-Alpes 14km

    Starting from the parking in town St. Andre les Alpes, walking along Verdon and begin climbing at the entrance of Lac de Castillon. There're many eagles, fossil rocks, beautiful farm grasslands and forests on the way. Of...

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  • near Saint-Martin-Vésubie, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    6.06mi
    Elevation +
    2434f
    TrailRank
    50| Rating 5.0
    Photo of St. Martin Vesubie & Venanson loop, France, June 2012 Photo of St. Martin Vesubie & Venanson loop, France, June 2012 Photo of St. Martin Vesubie & Venanson loop, France, June 2012

    Warm up hike before climbing the Alps, with very nice views of the Vesubie valley and the Mercantour Alps, especially from the bunker in Le Conquet.

    Really nice route with views on different peaks
    guillehelguera
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  • near Taulanne, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    4.12mi
    Elevation +
    1444f
    TrailRank
    45| Rating 4.33
    Photo of Stunning View: Tete de la Barre de la Sapee, Castellane (10km) Photo of Stunning View: Tete de la Barre de la Sapee, Castellane (10km) Photo of Stunning View: Tete de la Barre de la Sapee, Castellane (10km)

    Parking at Camping Les Sirenes, and start from Grange Vieille across the D4085. Follow the direction to Crete de colle Bernaiche firstly, and then turn to the direction to La Grande Cadiere up to the top. Where on ...

    Did this walk 6 times and it is indeed a very nice one. take your time en you will complete this one in 4 hours.
    Rowald Liefting
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  • Lac du Distroit

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    near La Serre, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    8.13mi
    Elevation +
    3635f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Lac du Distroit Photo of Lac du Distroit Photo of Lac du Distroit

    Lac du Distroit is up at 2519m altitude at the southern tip of the Ecrins National Park. This walk starts from the trailhead in the Rabioux valley above Chateauroux les Alpes. The path climbs up from the valley floor on ...

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  • Denttelles de Montmarail

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    near Gigondas, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    4.20mi
    Elevation +
    1417f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Denttelles de Montmarail Photo of Denttelles de Montmarail Photo of Denttelles de Montmarail

    This route is described in the Sunflower walking guide for Western Provence as"one of the most exquisite walks you will ever take, anywhere. " The first up to the windows in the dentelles lives up to this description. Th...

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  • Gorges de Véroncle

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    near Les Gervais, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    6.00mi
    Elevation +
    1122f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Gorges de Véroncle Photo of Gorges de Véroncle Photo of Gorges de Véroncle

    Grateful inspiration from http://nl.wikiloc.com/wikiloc/view.do?id=2234010, but that track contains less waypoints, making it more difficult to find e.g. the entrance of the gorge. Start in Joucas where at both ends of t...

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  • near Cassis, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    6.05mi
    Elevation +
    1234f
    TrailRank
    38
    Photo of Calanque D'en Vau, near Cassis, France Photo of Calanque D'en Vau, near Cassis, France Photo of Calanque D'en Vau, near Cassis, France

    This is a classic hike that loops around the Calanques of Port Miou, Port Pin and d'en Vau. It is an extremely beautiful location with fantastic views of the narrow inlets and great swimming spots. Quite spectacular hike...

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  • 2010-08-10 La Condamine 2940m

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    near Les Combes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    6.97mi
    Elevation +
    2812f
    TrailRank
    37
    Photo of 2010-08-10 La Condamine 2940m Photo of 2010-08-10 La Condamine 2940m Photo of 2010-08-10 La Condamine 2940m

    First hike in the Alps of that year, it was also the most technical. Following the trail I had downloaded on the gps at the end we got off track and had to negotiate steep slopes partly on scree. Definitely not somethin...

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  • near Maguelonne, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    1.51mi
    Elevation +
    13f
    TrailRank
    35| Rating 4.5
    Photo of Provence: Parc Naturel de Camargue 13-09-2012 Photo of Provence: Parc Naturel de Camargue 13-09-2012 Photo of Provence: Parc Naturel de Camargue 13-09-2012

    Korte en zeer gemakkelijke wandeling op 03/09/2012 door een stukje van het Parc Naturel Régional de Camargue, waar duizenden watervogels een thuis vonden. Courte promenade très facile le 03.09.2012 dans un bout de Par...

    Muy buena ruta dentro del parque
    soy el jordi
    Quattro passi in questa bella ed interessante oasi per gli uccelli acquatici e non.
    Roby9
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  • Boucle de Clausonne

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    near Le Saix, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    6.57mi
    Elevation +
    2523f
    TrailRank
    35
    Photo of Boucle de Clausonne Photo of Boucle de Clausonne Photo of Boucle de Clausonne

    A pretty walk, which starts in Le Saix (park in front of the old school). The walk starts at 810 and goes to 1310 meters, which a total height difference of 560m. The total walk took us some 3 hours to complete. The f...

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  • near Ceillac, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    6.71mi
    Elevation +
    2664f
    TrailRank
    34
    Photo of 2010-08-12 La Crête des Chambrettes 2582m Photo of 2010-08-12 La Crête des Chambrettes 2582m Photo of 2010-08-12 La Crête des Chambrettes 2582m

    Short and easy hike on the North side of Ceillac. Now 4 years later writing about it I don't remember much of the details. The way uphill we had fair weather and as we hiked we could see Ceillac shrinking in size. The ...

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  • near Plampinet, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    9.77mi
    Elevation +
    3855f
    TrailRank
    32
    Photo of Plampinet - Col des Acles - Passo della Mulattiera Photo of Plampinet - Col des Acles - Passo della Mulattiera Photo of Plampinet - Col des Acles - Passo della Mulattiera

    Start at the parking on the river bank just over the bridge. Take first left through Plampinet after crossing the bridge and follow the track up to the fork just before chalets des Acles. From there the track branches le...

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  • near Sérignan-du-Comtat, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    10.63mi
    Elevation +
    1965f
    TrailRank
    31
    Photo of Promenade Serignan-du-comtat vers d'uchaux Photo of Promenade Serignan-du-comtat vers d'uchaux Photo of Promenade Serignan-du-comtat vers d'uchaux

    Promenade Serignan-du-comtat vers d'uchaux We started in serignan-du-comtat city Centre and followed to a great extent a trail mentioned on wikiloc. The end is at the guesthouse we were staying. Even dough it seems t...

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  • near Chalets du Jadis, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    13.38mi
    Elevation +
    3455f
    TrailRank
    31
    Photo of 2010-08-17 Traversée des Cerces 2770m Photo of 2010-08-17 Traversée des Cerces 2770m Photo of 2010-08-17 Traversée des Cerces 2770m

    Relatively easy but long hike passing by many lakes of "Les Cerces" . If one omits the stretch to "le col des Béraudes" then the technical level drops to that of a family hike.

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  • Fort de Buoux, France

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    near Buoux, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    2.01mi
    Elevation +
    617f
    TrailRank
    30
    Photo of Fort de Buoux, France Photo of Fort de Buoux, France Photo of Fort de Buoux, France

    This is a short hike to and around the Fort de Buoux medieval fortress., which was built on top of a huge rock outcropping in the Aiguebrun valley, in the Grand Luberon mountains of Provence. In addition to the fortress,...

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  • L'ancien hameau des Dados

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    near Saint-Aubert, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    5.23mi
    Elevation +
    1693f
    TrailRank
    30
    Photo of L'ancien hameau des Dados Photo of L'ancien hameau des Dados Photo of L'ancien hameau des Dados

    Nice walk (***) through oak shrubs to an old ruin. Great viws over the valley of the Buech and the Durance, the Ecrins and the Devoluy. The trail is indicated by yellow marks Trail is based on a GPS-recording, remade ...

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  • near Trigance, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    7.92mi
    Elevation +
    1781f
    TrailRank
    29
    Photo of Trigance (France - Castellane - Verdon) Photo of Trigance (France - Castellane - Verdon)

    Start from Trigance, 30 min driving from Castellane. Follow GR-49 markings, climbing to viewpoint (belvedère) Rancoumas. Nice view on river Verdon and surroundings. Descend through forrest back to Trigance.

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  • Sommet de lure loop

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    near Cruis, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    7.20mi
    Elevation +
    2474f
    TrailRank
    29

    Nice loop over the summit and trough the forest. Warning: Can be quite windy in the first part. Some ear protection may be handy. Hiking boots recommended, on this sometimes rocky path. It will be 8-10 C cooler up t...

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  • Nice St Augustin to Monaco

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    near Saint-Augustin, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    17.02mi
    Elevation +
    1247f
    TrailRank
    28
    Photo of Nice St Augustin to Monaco

    Walk across Europe. Leg 155. 2011-04-23. The first half of the walk was on the marine parade of Nice. Then hilly back-street roads were used. Finally the coast road which was not too busy on a wet Saturday. There was pav...

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  • Rocher de Calissanne

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    near Les Baïsses, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    3.36mi
    Elevation +
    1227f
    TrailRank
    27
    Photo of Rocher de Calissanne Photo of Rocher de Calissanne Photo of Rocher de Calissanne

    Nice 360 degree views from the tops of two peaks, one with a small ruin and one with an orientation table. Terrain is open - no trees.

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  • near Saint-Ours, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    10.25mi
    Elevation +
    3261f
    TrailRank
    27
    Photo of Tete de Viraysse - Col de Mallemort Photo of Tete de Viraysse - Col de Mallemort Photo of Tete de Viraysse - Col de Mallemort

    High mountain tour over military road to Batterie de Viraysse (2750m). Return over col de Mallemort, along fort de Mallemort and ouvrage Saint-Ours haut. Start and finish in Saint-Ours (Parking).

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  • Pic de Ceuse

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    near Châtillon-le-Désert, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    7.99mi
    Elevation +
    2503f
    TrailRank
    26
    Photo of Pic de Ceuse Photo of Pic de Ceuse Photo of Pic de Ceuse

    A very nice walk in the Massif the Ceuse and along its crest. Superb view 360 degrees ariund at Pic de Ceuse.

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  • Col des Lauzes

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    near Champ-Didier, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (France)
    Distance
    9.48mi
    Elevation +
    2251f
    TrailRank
    26| Rating 4.67
    Photo of Col des Lauzes

    Nice 15km walk with several totally different views over the surroundings. The route is partly marked, but at one point difficult to follow.

    Met kids 9 en 12 toch wel 6 uur gestapt. Heerlijk genoten !
    Elsdelaetyah
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