Travel Blogs from Cerler
... Jacky and I also managed to find more than our fellow foragers in the Lesponne valley whilst walking. All around us the leaves are just starting to turn and I am sure it will take just one sharp frost for them to all go. It was only +2.5° on the Pic this morning. Brrrrr!
Today I had a summons delivered by hand from a notaire from Vic en Bigorre demanding that I attend a tribunal hearing regarding a right of way access for someone that has inherited ...
... still finished under 6hrs. I was very happy with that result. The final climb up Superbagneres was amazingly beautiful with the greatest view of entire Westerm Pyrenees range. We first saw it from a distance at the Port de Bales summit, then up close later. Definitely worth the trip.
And it was lasagne day in the race village. Can't complain about that either! ...
... the peloton which meant we got to the finish at 10.30 and weren't expecting Stacie till 4.30.So we parked in the designated car park found some brunch went for a walk but the villages in the Pyrenees don't really cater for the summer kid tourist as those in the Alps did. Rob had finished earlier so they went in search of a decent camping ground as Amy had gone earlier and found a ****** one. They returned soon with good news and we then waited for Stacie who had a bit of a ...
tried to get them off the road with little success.
To get to the National Park we had to park
the car in the village and pay for a taxi, a jeep like 4wd. They do not allow
personal vehicles to enter the parks as a means to preserve them. I therefore
find it interesting that they allow dogs. The alternative is to do the couple
of hour hike in but as Mette was having increasing troubles with her knees and
Ruben with his ankle we paid ...
... town itself has a very typical central European snow village look and feel to it with the style of buildings located amongst the mountains. At the end of the walk we went into the supermarket to stock up on snacks; on exiting we went through a door that set off an alarm through the building - whoops must have been a fire exit!