The Causse Loop (by mountain-bike) - FLORAC TROIS RIVIERES
The Causse Loop (by mountain-bike)
Col de Pierre Plate
48400 FLORAC TROIS RIVIERES
This trail is entirely on the Causse Méjean. It goes through the steppe-like landscape that is specific to the Causses plateaux. Natural Scots-pine forests and planted black-pine forests dot the route and bring some shade. You can see handsome traditional farms and typical hamlets built entirely from limestone.
Min height : 865 m
Max height : 1074 m
Territories : National Park of the Cevennes
Level : Hard
Distance : 42.0628 km
Duration in hours : 04:30 h
Negative difference : 961 m
Positive difference : 961 m
Loop itinerary : yes
Access : From Florac, drive up the D16 to the car park at the Col de Pierre Plate pass Car park at the Col de Pierre Plate
No cycling off-track. Trails are stony and at times steep. You are strongly advised to wear a helmet. Do not forget your repair kit and a small set of tools. Be careful around flocks and dogs. Please shut all gates and barriers behind yourself. Slow down in farms and hamlets. Carry water.