GR France. Long Hiking Trails. Long Distance Footpaths

Hike on the GRŽ72 through Ardeche and Lozere department from Les Chambons to Barre-des-Cevennes via St Laurent les Bains, La Bastide-Puylaurent, Prevencheres, La Garde-Guerin, Villefort, le Mont Lozere, Pont de Montvert and Cassagnas. Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Camping, Shelter, Inn, Shops.

Chemins de Grandes Randonnees


Long Hiking Trails / Long Distance Footpaths


From Les Chambons (Ardeche) to Barre-des-Cevennes (Lozere)



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GR72 Hiking from Les Chambons (Ardeche) to Barre-des-Cevennes (Lozere) 9

Distance: 96,19km, Elevation maximum: 1455m, Elevation minimum: 575m, Elevation gain uphill: 3285m
IGN Maps: La Bastide-Puylaurent (2738E). Mont Lozere Florac PN des Cevennes (2739OT). Corniche des Cevennes PN des Cevennes (2740ET). Largentiere la Bastide-Puylaurent Vivarais Cevenol (2838OT).



La Bastide-Puylaurent: L'Etoile Guest House, 06 83 99 70 86, Email
Former resort Hotel built in 1926 in the architectural style typical of the "Roaring Twenties", L'Etoile Guest house is a mountain retreat in the South of France. Beautiful park along the Allier River. Bedrooms are spacious and comfortable. Private parking. GRŽ: 7, 70, 72, 470, 700. GRPŽ: Ardechoise, Margeride, Cevenol. Many Hiking loops.

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La Garde-Guerin (Prevencheres): Regordane Inn , 04 66 46 82 88, Email

In a former 16th century manor house transformed into a hotel of charm and character, the Auberge Regordane offers you its 4 centuries of history a total change of scenery.
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Morangies (Villefort): Lake Campsite, 06 84 12 11 18, 04 66 46 81 27, Email

Your campsite in Lozere, 2.8 km from Villefort, the village of Morangies welcomes you on Villefort Lake shores. 127 h. of pleasure for a pleasant stay of relaxation and leisure to appreciate nature in its purest state, in the heart of Cevennes National Park.

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GR72 Hiking from Les Chambons (Ardeche) to Barre-des-Cevennes (Lozere) 10

Nearby paths:
Round Tanargue (Ardeche)
Round Margeride (Lozere)
Round Ardechoise mountain (Ardeche)
Round Chassezac Valley (Lozere)
Round Luech Valley (Gard-Lozere)
Urbain V way
The Cevenol (Lozere - Ardeche - Gard)
GRŽ4 From Atlantic to Mediterranean sea
GRŽ7 From Vosges to Pyrenees
GRŽ43 From Faisses Pass to Ste Eulalie (Lozere)
GRŽ44 From Vans (Ardeche) to Champerboux (Lozere)
GRŽ67 Round Cevenol country (Gard, Lozere)
GRŽ68 Round Mont Lozere
GRŽ70 Stevenson trail
GRŽ700 Regordane way


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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 GRŽ7, GRŽ70 Stevenson trail, GRŽ72, GRŽ700 Regordane way, Cevenol, GRŽ470 Allier River Springs and Gorges, Margeride, Ardechoise. Many hiking loops. The right place to relax.

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