Trekking

If you are one of those people who call yourselves backpackers, long distance hikers, adventurers, curious, lovers of history, we invite you on a journey along our tracks steeped in history. We have created a customised trekking excursion for you.

 

PREPARE YOUR OUTING

A TREKKING THROUGHOUT THE PAYS DU ROQUEFORT

Experience a range of wonderful emotions in the realm of Roquefort! This five-day hiking circuit is located between causses and rougiers providing wide open spaces, extraordinary paths and an exquisite Medieval heritage that appear before your eyes. Walk along the cliffs of the Combalou mount, the rocky spur of Montaigut castle, through the Larzac causses and the impregnable Saint-Paul-des-Fonts amphitheatre, the impressive Viala medieval tower and the Cistercian abbey of Sylvanès, across the Sorgues and Dourdou valleys. Continue along trails and buissières and explore a land of character which gave birth to a unique and famous cheese with lots of character too!

The Combalou Mount and its cliffs in RoquefortCazelleThe Cistercian abbey of SylvanèsScenic view over the Rougiers de Camarès

How to get here :

DISTANCE: 84km - DURATION: 5 legs – DIFFERENCE IN ALTITUDE: 2672m

STARTING POINT/FINISH: by car or by bus (line 202) in Saint-Affrique or by train in Tournemire

PLACES OF INTEREST:

• The Combalou Mount and its cliffs in Roquefort

• The Tournemire amphitheatre

• The Larzac

• The Viala du Pas de Jaux Hospitaller tower

• The Saint-Paul des Fonts amphitheatre

• The fortified village of Saint-Jeaun d'Alcas

• The Borie du Commandeur in Mascourbe

• The Mont Grand national forest

• The Saint-Caprazy medieval hamlet

• The Cistercian abbey of Sylvanès

• Scenic view over the Rougiers de Camarès

• Montaigut fortified castle

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