Hotel La Pineta
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Woke up to sunshine and an urge to do some exercise. As
usual my travel agent had everything planned and after breakfast we set off on
our bikes to visit the Georges du Trient. This is a beautiful gorge that is
situated on a river that has cut the gorge over 200 meters into the rock. The
cliff faces have been equipped with walkways that allow a visitor to access
deep into the area. Really something special.
From here we saw a path heading up the ...
... ll stop. About one hour from Strasbourg I saw what turned out to be a truck/lorry stop so we joined the few that was there and spent the night listening to the coming and going of more truckies all night. This morning we was on the road by about 8am and not to far down the road we pulled off to get some fuel. Just our luck the service centre catered for motor homes with room to park and waste disposal unit and was all far enough off the road to be quiet. Anyway, we did ...
Day 6 on the Haute Route
Since I need to catch up on some much needed sleep after two nights of way- less- then- 8- hours, this must be short...let me start with the most interesting part of the day-- the ladders. There was a section of trail today that allowed hikers to get through a pass in one of two ways, those being up through a boulder field, climbing in the traditional way, or to navigate the sheer rock face by way of ...
Day 5. The Haute Route Cabane de Montfort to Cabane de Prafleurie
After a delightful breakfast we saddled up on what was to be our most arduous and challenging hike on the Haute Route. We were rather conflicted about which of the routes to choose because the most scenic route involved a 1hour+ detour because of a rock slide which would push our hiking time well over 8 hours. But what else are you going to do all day and we came to see ...
... not in town they have a restaurant and dorm style rooms that one often shares with other travelers. Rooms are spartan, with a single bed or beds or bunk beds. Internet is not usually available there but eye- popping sunsets and sunrises sometimes are, depending on the weather.
Having rode the bus and train yesterday instead of hiking means we have skipped ahead one stage, which is what we need to do since we want to spend 10 days here rather than 14. In a ...