The Causse Loop (by mountain-bike) - FLORAC TROIS RIVIERES

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The Causse Loop (by mountain-bike)

Col de Pierre Plate



The Causse Loop (by mountain-bike)
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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

Natural regions : Gorges du TarnCausse Mejean

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

Useful tips

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.

Theme :

  • Cultural
  • Natural

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