Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in PN Mercantour

Mont Pelat / Lac d'Allos Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainAlpsDateMid Jul
Region/PlaceAlpes-de-Haute-Provence, PN MercantourCountryFrance  
Dist (kms)18Height gain (m)1000Route findingEasy
RouteLac d'Allos (2100), Col de la Cayolle (2265), Mont Pélat (3050), Notre-Dame des Monts, Lac d'Allos (2100)
NotesGood panoramic views from summit, one of the highest in the region. Cold swimming possible in Lac d'Allos. The lake itself is in a remarkably scenic location
Lac d’Allos from near summit of Mt Pélat, Mont Pélat summit hike (T), Mercantour NP, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 12-Jul-98, E32

Tours du Lac above Lac d’Allos, Mont Pélat summit hike (T), Mercantour NP, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 12-Jul-98, E39

Tours du Lac above Lac d’Allos, Mont Pélat summit hike (T), Mercantour NP, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 12-Jul-98, E37

Tours du Lac above Lac d’Allos, Mont Pélat summit hike (T), Mercantour NP, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, 12-Jul-98, E38

Refuge de la Cougourde Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainAlpsDateLate Jul
Region/PlaceAlpes-Maritimes, PN MercantourCountryFrance  
Dist (kms)10Height gain (m)500Route findingEasy
RouteLe Boreon - Lac de Trecolpas - Refuge de la Cougourde - Le Boreon
NotesThis walks leads up amongst the rocky Pyrenean peaks, past the yellow Refuge
Mtns nr Refuge de la Cougourde, Mercantour NP, Alpes-Maritimes, France, 21-Jul-98, E92

Refuge de la Cougourde and La Cougourde Mtn, Mercantour NP, Alpes-Maritimes, France, 21-Jul-98, E93

Lac de Trécolpas from Pas des Ladres, Mercantour NP, Alpes-Maritimes, France, 22-Jul-98, E97