GR France. Long Hiking Trails. Long Distance Footpaths

Hike in Haute-Loire department around Loire Gorges from Retournac via Saint Ignac, Brenas, Pirolles, Ancette, Bas-en-Basset, Lamure, Bruailles, Mayol, Aurec-sur-Loire, La Chapelle-d'Aurec, Monistrol-sur-Loire, Gournier, Cublaise, Le Bouchet, Vaures, Peyre and Retournaguet. Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Camping, Shelter, Inn, Shops.

Tour des Gorges de la Loire (Haute-Loire)


GR France. Long Hiking Trails. Long Distance Footpaths

Around Loire Gorges (Haute-Loire)


The Loire, France's longest river, flows through the gorge, creating a spectacular landscape of steep cliffs, dense forests and green meadows. The Loire Gorges are home to a wide variety of fauna and flora. The most common mammals are deer, wild boar, roe deer and fox. The most common birds are the eagle owl, the short-toed owl and the red kite. The most common plants are oaks, chestnuts, beeches and pines.

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Distance: 85km, Elevation maximum: 702m, Elevation minimum: 423m, Elevation gain uphill: 2141m




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 : € 100 per GR® or GRP® for 5 years. Renewable.


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Nearby paths:
GR®3 Loire River trail
GR®3F From Lafarre (Haute-Loire) to Apinac (Loire)
GR®40 Around Velay (Haute-Loire)
GR®65 Camino de Santiago
GR®430 Saint Regis trail (Haute-Loire, Ardeche)


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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