GR France. Long Hiking Trails. Long Distance Footpaths

Hike on the GR®78, Piemont Way, through Herault, Aude, Ariege, Hautes-Pyrenees and Pyrenees-Atlantiques department from Capestang to Oihantzarre Pass. Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Camping, Shelter, Inn, Shops.

Chemins de Grandes Randonnees


Long Hiking Trails / Long Distance Footpaths


Piemont way

From Capestang (Herault) to Oihantzarre Pass (Pyrenees-Atlantiques)



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GR78 Hiking from Capestang (Hérault) to Oihantzarre Pass (Pyrenees-Atlantiques) 9

Distance: 594,28km, Elevation maximum: 1179m, Elevation minimum: 25m, Elevation gain uphill: 13717m
IGN Maps:
Capestang 2345E. Lezignan-Corbieres - IGN 2445E. Peyriac-Minervois - IGN 2445O. Saint-Chinian l'Etang de Montady - IGN 2545OT. Varilhes 2146E. Carcassonne - IGN 2345E. Montreal (Aude) 2246E. Mirepoix 2246O. Limoux 2346O. Saint-Bertrand de Comminges 1847OT. Aspet Pic de Mauberme 1947OT. Le Mas-D'Azil 2046E. Saint-Girons Couserans 2047OT. Pamiers 2146O. Laruns Gourette Col Daubisque Vallee d'Ossau 1546ET. Lourdes 1646E. Lourdes Argeles-Gazost Le Lavedan 1647ET. Tournay - Capvern 1746E. Bagneres-De-Bigorre 1746O. Montrejeau 1846E. Lannemezan 1846O. Saint-Bertrand de Comminges 1847OT. Foret d'Iraty Pic d'Orhy 1346ET. Saint-Jean-Pied-De-Port Saint-Etienne-De-Baîgorry Vallee des Aldudes 1346OT. Mauleon-Licharre 1445E. Saint-Palais 1445O. Mourenx 1545O. Laruns Gourette Col Daubisque Vallee d'Ossau 1546ET. Oloron-Sainte-Marie Vallee d'Aspe 1546OT.



Mirepoix: Gites de Mirepoix B&B Le Presbytere, M. Renault Eve, 06 21 01 17 95, 05 61 69 37 34, Email
At the heart of the medieval city in Cathar country, the old presbytery of the village completely renovated, has old-style gardens, terraces and other relaxation areas. Dormitory for hikers of the Way of Saint Jacques de Compostela.
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GR78 Hiking from Capestang (Hérault) to Oihantzarre Pass (Pyrenees-Atlantiques) 10

GR®78 Piemont Way
From Capestang (Herault) to Carcassonne (Aude)
From Carcassonne (Aude) to Pamiers (Ariege)
From Pamiers (Ariege) to Genos (Hautes-Pyrenees)
From Genos (Hautes-Pyrenees) to Asson (Pyrenees-Atlantiques)
From Asson to Oihantzarre Pass (Pyrenees-Atlantiques)

Nearby paths:
Around Upper Thore Valley (Tarn, Aude, Herault)

GR®367 Cathar trail


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L'Etoile Guesthouse between Cevennes, Ardeche and Lozere in the South of France

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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