The National Forest of the Colle du Rouët and the Trou de Gournié waterfall on the river Endre

A pleasant walk letting you discover the National Forest of the Colle du Rouët, the Trou de Gournié, also called Cascade de l'Endre and the river Endre.

Technical sheet
No. 240604
A Le Muy walk posted on 11/04/16 by Rémi83. Update : 17/06/16
Calculated time Calculated time: 2h55[?]
Distance Distance : 9.66km
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 65m
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 66m
Highest point Highest point : 121m
Lowest point Lowest point : 45m
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Le Muy (83490)
Starting point Starting point : N 43.507265° / E 6.599742°
Map IGN Map (Click to buy) : Ref. 3543OT, 3544ET, 3544OT
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Description

Depart from the car park at the beginning of the Piste des Corbières on the edge of the D47 where you can park without any problems.

(D/A) At the barrier, take the Piste des Corbières indicated by a sign prohibiting traffic. Ignore a path that appears very soon to your left and reach an intersection.

(1) Ignore the left-hand path that you'll later return on, and continue on the main track passing all other paths.

(2) At the intersection of the Stèle du Chasseur, turn left and keep following this descending track, cross the GR51 and get to the Piste des Pradinaux.

(3) When you arrive at the intersection with the Piste des Pradinaux, turn right and go up to the Trou de Gournier.

(4) From the Trou de Gournier, retrace your steps back to the Piste des Pradinaux passing the forest house.

(3) Continue until the intersection with the Piste des Pines Pignons on the left (barrier and sign with the name of the track)
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(5) Turn left on the Piste des Pines Pignons which joins the Piste des Corbières.

(1) When you get to the intersection, turn right and join the car park (D/A).

Waypoints :
D/A : km 0 - alt. 72m
1 : km 0.33 - alt. 76m - Outward-leg and return-leg junction
2 : km 2.02 - alt. 115m - Left at la Stèle du Chasseur,
3 : km 4.25 - alt. 53m - Right at the junction of the Piste des Pradinaux
4 : km 5.36 - alt. 55m - Trou de Gournier
5 : km 7.4 - alt. 46m - Left, the Piste des Pins Pignons
D/A : km 9.66 - alt. 72m

Useful Information

This route has very little shade, except when you arrive at the Piste des Pradinaux which leads to the Trou de Gournier where you can refresh yourself in a pool. Nevertheless, the pines will shade you from time to time over the entire walk.

We advise taking IGN maps with you on this walk. Click here to buy : 3543OT, 3544ET, 3544OT.

Visorando and this author cannot be held responsible in the case of accidents or problems occuring on this walk.

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