Verdon Gorge Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos

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Verdon Gorge Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1 (One way)TerrainLakes / Rivers / WaterfallsDateMid Jul
Region/PlaceAlpes-de-Haute-ProvenceCountryFrance  
Dist (kms)14Height gain (m)450Route findingEasy
RouteSamson Corridor, Sentier Martel, Chalet de la Maline
NotesOne of Europe's classic day walks through an impressive canyon with orange-stained limestone cliffs above. A torch is useful to avoid puddles in the tunnel. Note however, that the best views of the canyon tend to be from the viewpoints above (not on the walk !)
Le Verdon in Grand Canyon du Verdon, Canyon du Verdon (T), Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 16-Jul-98, E59

Grand Canyon du Verdon from Belvédère de l’Escalès, Route des Crêtes, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 17-Jul-98, E70

Couloir Samson, Grand Canyon du Verdon, Canyon du Verdon (T), Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 16-Jul-98, E67

Le Verdon in Grand Canyon du Verdon, Canyon du Verdon (T), Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 16-Jul-98, E62

Grand Canyon du Verdon from Belvédère de l’Escalès, Route des Crêtes, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 17-Jul-98, E70

Le Verdon near Lac de Ste Croix, Var, France, 18-Jul-98, E78