the bordermarkers on this stage are shown (and some adjoining ones).
The main route is red, the variants are blue. Click here for an fullscreen interactive map.
is a well waymarked route from Port d'Orle (bm420) descending to the
lovely hamlet of Montgarri and then climbing back to the borderridge to
Passage de la Lègne (bm420bis).
At Passage de
la Lègne a bivouac is not obvious. You should either choose the bassin
of "Renadge d'en haut" south of it (but bring your water, no fresh
water there) or continue in 1 à 1,5 hours to Étang Long where you'll
have a splendid spot to pitch your tent.
min - max
|incl. all variants
|no variants in this stage
|- the main route is a smooth trail along the border and most of the bordermarkers (within ±100m reach of the main route)
- the variants allow you to visit the remaining bordermarkers
altitudes according to the NASA SRTM3 database, derived through Gpsvisualizer:
& elevations according to Basecamp
- time according to
Naismith's rule with average speed 4km/h; 10 min. extra for every 100m
ascent and 5 min. extra for every 100m descent. Don't forget: this is a
- (+ or -) = extra
elevation & time compared to continuing on the main route)
* = including overlap of 1 bm with previous stage
on main route:
You might check the relevant webpages in the 'All
markers'-section and 'All my trips'-section. They provide pictures of
the bordermarkers and additional information.
December 2013. If you have any correction, suggestion etcetera ->
please email me: firstname.lastname@example.org
MAPS AND DIRECTIONS
December 2013. Maps and directions yet to be worked
out in more detail. You might check the relevant webpages in the 'All
markers'-section and 'All my trips'-section for pictures of the
bordermarkers and wayfinding-issues.
Print your own maps
It's easy to print your own - custom made - maps with the GRPdesBF-route and the bordermarkers on them.
See: Print your own maps