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Nordic walk N°5 - The roc of Carbanet

Nordic walking in Saillagouse

13.0 km
Loop
Nordic walking
4h
Very difficult
  • The only Black category nordic walk trail in France
    After leaving the hamlet of Vedrignans, just above Saillagouse, this trail leads you up through a pretty forest. Regular over 6km, there are great views of the Cerdagne panorama
    The last part is steeper and more difficult before you get to the Roc of Carbanet, the highest point of the walk. From there the view over the French and Spanish Cerdagne is exceptional.
    The way back down takes you by the Cami de Nuria refuge, before passing the top...
    The only Black category nordic walk trail in France
    After leaving the hamlet of Vedrignans, just above Saillagouse, this trail leads you up through a pretty forest. Regular over 6km, there are great views of the Cerdagne panorama
    The last part is steeper and more difficult before you get to the Roc of Carbanet, the highest point of the walk. From there the view over the French and Spanish Cerdagne is exceptional.
    The way back down takes you by the Cami de Nuria refuge, before passing the top part of Err village then on to Vedrignans.
  • Difference in height
    623.14 m
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
623 meters of difference in height
  • Start altitude : 1385 m
  • End altitude : 1385 m
  • Maximum altitude : 1959 m
  • Minimum altitude : 1384 m
  • Total positive elevation : 623 m
  • Total negative elevation : -623 m
  • Max positive elevation : 116 m
  • Min positive elevation : -189 m