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 : 12.06km
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 855m
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 848m
Highest point Highest point : 1943m
Lowest point Lowest point : 1393m
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
Download : -

Waypoints :
D/A : km 0 - alt. km 0
1 : km 0.26 - alt. km 0.26
2 : km 1.13 - alt. km 1.13
3 : km 2.76 - alt. km 2.76
4 : km 3.45 - alt. km 3.45
5 : km 3.54 - alt. km 3.54
6 : km 5.19 - alt. km 5.19
7 : km 5.54 - alt. km 5.54
8 : km 5.92 - alt. km 5.92
9 : km 6.17 - alt. km 6.17
10 : km 7.33 - alt. km 7.33
11 : km 10.3 - alt. km 10.3
12 : km 10.64 - alt. km 10.64
13 : km 10.94 - alt. km 10.94
D/A : km 12.06 - alt. km 12.06

Useful Information

We advise taking IGN maps with you on this walk. Click here to buy : 1748OTR.

Hikideas and this author cannot be held responsible in the case of accidents or problems occuring on this walk.

Other walks in the area

A trail of discovery for first time visitors to the Gavarnie Cirque
distance 8.09km Vertical gain +244m Vertical drop -242m duration 2h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Gavarnie - 65 - Hautes-Pyrénées

The Gavarnie Cirque is an outstanding area of conservation. It is classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This easy hike will give you your first look at it!

Taillon and Breche de Roland from the Col des Tentes
distance 13.87km Vertical gain +1106m Vertical drop -1108m duration 6h35 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Gavarnie - 65 - Hautes-Pyrénées

Landscapes “rich in nature” on this hike in the area of Gavarnie, accompany your steps towards the peak of Taillon, through the legendary Roland breach. Taillon, a summit that at the top of its 3144 m, offers a stunning panorama and striking views as far as the eye can see.

For more walks, use our search engine.

The GPS track and description are the property of the author.