Transmontagne Residence Puy St Vincent
Travel Blogs from Puy Saint Vincent
... the landscape, the view
premiers secours – first aid
trousse des premiers secours – first-aid kit
la randonnée – a walk, a hike; walking or hiking
- faire une randonnée – to hike, go on a hike : Je fais une randonnée
un sentier– path, trail
sentier balisé – marked ...
... where I purchased some new walking boots to replace my 20 year old ones.
Virginie wanted to make the most of the sun that had appeared so she took us on a short walk. We drove 15 mins and walked for just under an hour. Our rest day ended in a walk that was mainly up hill at the end...but Michelle's pace did mean we were going at ...
... around but we found the cross!
Virginie decided that we needed to take a route down that she had never done before! As we descended, the cloud moved and the sun was out...and she was right, there were some fantastic views and we saw some chamonix. Thee were parts of the walk where we were walking along ridges, something that did not agree ...
... brilliant until about 6.6.00 pm and then then clouds started gathering. Stopped at Corps. Little village on Napoleons route. Walked thro village in rain. Stayed in Hotel Napolepn. Lovely village alpine. Lost jumper this morning. Stopped at Mac D. In huge shopping Centre and bought two jumpers socks and glasses for Michael. Lovely ...
The weather looked pretty good this morning but we knew there was a threat of some rain so Virginie made the decision that we would just do a mediocre length walk! We set off walking from the chalet, heading for the summit of Col de Maronne and then down via Signal de l'Homme. 5 or so hours later in mountain conditions, the rain certainly came down so we arrived back wet through!
After dinner, our evening entertainment was watching the Life of David Gale. Great film!