GR France. Long Hiking Trails. Long Distance Footpaths

Hike on the GR®8 through la Gironde department from Contaud to Cap-Ferret via Piqueyrot, Lac d'Hourtin, Carcans Plage, Lacanau Ocean, Longarisse, Etang Lacanau, Etang de Langouarde, Etang de Langouarde, Lege-Cap-Ferret and Le Canon. Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Camping, Shelter, Inn, Shops.

Chemins de Grandes Randonnees


Long Hiking Trails / Long Distance Footpaths


From Contaud to Cap-Ferret (Gironde)


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GR8 Walking from Contaud to Cap-Ferret (Gironde) 1


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Distance: 86km, Elevation maximum: 53m, Elevation minimum: 2m, Elevation gain uphill: 343m
IGN Maps: Lac de Lacanau le Porge (1336ET). Bassin d'Belisaire (1337ET). Hourtin Lacs d'Hourtin and de Carcans (1434OT).




Accommodation GR GRP


Accommodation or business owner on or near a GR®, you can appear on GR-INFOS

For your registration, you can send me by email ( your address and phone number, your website (Facebook page), a brief description with 5 beautiful photos of your establishment.

Registration price : € 20 per GR® or GRP® and per year (12 months) or € 80 for 5 years. Renewable.


GR8 Walking from Contaud to Cap-Ferret (Gironde) 10

GR®8 From Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (Loire-Atlantique) to Sevre Niortaise River (Vendee)
From Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (Loire-Atlantique) to La Barre-de-Monts (Vendee)
From La Barre-de-Monts to Ile-d'Olonne (Vendee)
From Ile-d'Olonne to Sevre Niortaise River (Vendee)


Mon GRIt is advisable to follow the beacons all along your hike and to bring you the FFRandonnee topo-guide. You will also find information on

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L'Etoile Guest-House

Old romantic Hotel, L'Etoile Guest-House is a mountain retreat in the South of France. With a beautiful park along the Allier River, L'Etoile Guesthouse is located in La Bastide-Puylaurent between Lozere, Ardeche and Cevennes. Many hiking trails like GR®7, GR®70 Stevenson trail, GR®72, GR®700 Regordane way, Cevenol, GR®470 Allier River Springs and Gorges, Margeride, Ardechoise. Many hiking loops. The right place to relax.

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