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Walk Montmirat

distance 14.37km Vertical gain +357m Vertical drop -357m duration 4h55 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Montmirat - 30 - Gard

A hike mostly through forest, under the canopy of the Bois de Lens.
Throughout the walk you'll experience stunning scenery.
You'll also discover the Pielles Roman quarry, Macassargues caves (which were occupied by Neanderthal man), the pre-Roman sanctuary of Mabousquet (1st century BC), the Clunisian abbey of Jouffre (3rd century) and the Castellas de Montmirat (11th century).

Walking The Aujargues hills ( Download : )
The Aujargues hills
distance 17.79km Vertical gain +133m Vertical drop -135m duration 5h25 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Aujargues - 30 - Gard

Amid hills and valleys, a bull ranch (manade) under the pine trees, abandoned quarries, and quaint villages with narrow, shady lanes. A wonderful glimpse of the Gard.

Walking Mer des Rochers ( Download : )
distance 5.47km Vertical gain +55m Vertical drop -55m duration 1h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Sauve - 30 - Gard

A journey through both geological time and history, exploring the medieval village of Sauve and the chaos of the Mer des Rochers.

Oppidum de Nages and the Village of Langlade
distance 8.51km Vertical gain +174m Vertical drop -174m duration 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Langlade - 30 - Gard

A walk in scrubland from Langlade to the Gallo-Roman site of the Oppidum de Nages offering a view of the entire Vaunage with the Cevennes, the sea and Pic-Saint-Loup in the distance.

It ends with a visit to the village of Langlade with its narrow streets, mill, its temple, its 2 squares... and its ancient houses.

Circuit around the Capitelles of Saussines
distance 13.18km Vertical gain +53m Vertical drop -53m duration 3h55 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Saussines - 34 - Hérault

Located between Nimes and Montpellier, the village of Saussines has a quite exceptional heritage: a listed 12th century church, a castle, beautiful mansions, old washhouses.
The gorse scrubland is close by with six capitelles (1), a nature trail, a picnic area with tables and is close to a spring at the high point of the circuit, plus there is a beautiful view of the Pic Saint Loup and the Cevennes.
Important note: Ignore the numbers marked on the ground and stick to the VisoRando instructions instead

Walking On the trail of the Romans ( Download : )
distance 10.14km Vertical gain +72m Vertical drop -71m duration 3h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Saussines - 34 - Hérault

This walk devoted to the discovery of Roman ruins will introduce you to two medieval Languedoc villages.The scrubland will bring you the fragrance of thyme and the landscapes will enchant photographers. Enjoy without moderation.
Note: To help with orientation, "tricky" sections have been highlighted with blue dotted markers.

distance 4.43km Vertical gain +8m Vertical drop -8m duration 1h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Saint-Chaptes - 30 - Gard

This short route through the village of Saint-Chaptes in the Gard allows you to discover the rocks sculpted in open garrigue and also gives you a view over the village, its old narrow streets and its castle.

distance 11.54km Vertical gain +64m Vertical drop -64m duration 3h25 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Aubais - 30 - Gard

A pleasant and easy hike through scrubland and vines with views of the plain of Congéniès. A remarkable site, the Chapelle Saint-Nazaire enshrined in scrubland.

distance 12.98km Vertical gain +357m Vertical drop -353m duration 4h35 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Lauret - 34 - Hérault

Circuit on the eastern slopes of the Causse de l'Hortus visiting its sites of interest: Lafous mill, Embruscalles lake, Mas Neuf, the archaeological site of the Causse rock with a view of the entire Gard plains and the pre-Alps beyond, Mont Lozère, Aigoual and more...

distance 7.35km Vertical gain +206m Vertical drop -206m duration 2h35 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Corbès - 30 - Gard

An easy walk with few real difficulties offering stunning panoramic views of the valleys of the Gardon in Saint-Jean and Mialet. On the trip you can discover the concretions and gours of the Grotte de Valaurie (300m of underground galleries) if the entrance is still open.

The Vallée de l'Eure, Uzès
distance 14.45km Vertical gain +291m Vertical drop -287m duration 4h50 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Uzès - 30 - Gard

A circuit around Uzès, discovering the Eure valley and its source that once fed the city of Nimes, then a loop through Gardoise scrubland to return to Uzès.

Walking The Gardon Gorges ( Download : )
The Gardon Gorges
distance 11.37km Vertical gain +210m Vertical drop -215m duration 3h45 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Collias - 30 - Gard

A walk beginning above the Gardon Gorges and continuing down along Gardon River. Please note that part of the route crosses an area destroyed by fires in 2017.

L'Ermitage de Collias (Collias hermitage)
distance 6.49km Vertical gain +157m Vertical drop -165m duration 2h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Collias - 30 - Gard

Family outing visiting the beautiful site of Collias Hermitage.

Walking Pont du Gard ( Download : )
distance 14.67km Vertical gain +242m Vertical drop -244m duration 4h45 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Saint-Bonnet-du-Gard - 30 - Gard

Easy hike where you can discover the Pont du Gard and its environment.

Walking The Sernhac tunnels ( Download : )
The Sernhac tunnels
distance 5.83km Vertical gain +160m Vertical drop -151m duration 2h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Saint-Bonnet-du-Gard - 30 - Gard

At Sernhac, south of Remoulins and Saint Bonnet du Gard, there are two tunnels that flank a small nice valley. The Perrotte and Cantarelles tunnels. Head through them to discover the chimneys by which men lowered equipment and raised the rubble during excavation. One can see traces of blows of pickaxes and holes for oil lamps. Today it is a quite popular place to find some shade and cool off for the villagers.

distance 14.69km Vertical gain +339m Vertical drop -344m duration 5h00 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Lussan - 30 - Gard

There is a lot to see in Lussan. Start with the clear waters of the narrows at the Portail des Concluses and carry on to the Pierre Plantée standing stone. You will be delighted by a breathtaking view of the Cévennes and will cross the scrubland on varied terrain to the Table des Turcs dolmen. Eventually you arrive at La Lèque, which is an ideal spot for a lunchbreak. The last few kilometres are on wide lanes, leading back to the first section of the route.

The 4,000 Steps and the return by Aire de Côte
distance 25.37km Vertical gain +1366m Vertical drop -1364m duration 10h30 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Valleraugue - 30 - Gard

From Valleraugue, the famous trail of the 4,000 Steps up to the Mont Aigoual observatory.
To make this route into a loop, follow the GR6 on the long descent to the forest towards Aire de Côte, before finally crossing the chestnut groves above the village of Berthezène.

distance 11.93km Vertical gain +225m Vertical drop -226m duration 3h55 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Saint-Michel-d'Euzet - 30 - Gard

Hike from the village of Saint-Michel-d'Euzet that takes you on a loop around the village of La Roque-sur-Cèze (ranked among the most beautiful villages in France).
The village of La Roque is perched on a rocky outcrop and is bordered by the Cèze. The area is a natural site for swimming; near the village are the Cascades de Sautadet falls.