Great trail yesterday guys, try following that amazing adventure,
think this one will cut it!
Monaco George will be taking the lead as I sadly I am away. We aim to car share where possible, save the planet and share the fuel cost. If you can offer a lift please post contact details here. If you need a lift connect with George. Please be proactive here, the umbilical cord to my computer has long since been cut.
Journey time from Nice airport approx 50 mins 37 kms Bd du Mercantour/Route de Grenoble/M6202Please check your own route and plan to leave in time to make a 9.30am start. We will wait max 15 mins.
35 km de la côte.
Alt. au dép. 850 m
Montée +700 m
Descente -700 m
As it is Sunday we have no time agenda, it takes as long as it takes, everyone can walk at their own pace, you are under no pressure to march. We will regroup every so often to allow day dreamers and photographers a chance to catch up. Normally we gather at some hostelry after to replace the liquids, so if you have a pressing engagement in the afternoon I would suggest this is probably not the best combination for you
With Férion and Cheiron , Mount Vial ( 1550 m ) belongs to the few clearly identifiable peaks from the Côte d'Azur. This massive mountain plays a little role of sentinel high valleys and offers visitors a look of exceptional magnitude . Duly equipped with pylons ( relay radio and telecommunication , weather station ) , it is served on its south side by a narrow and winding road , but it can also make the ascent on foot through its eastern side where grows a great trail . The discovery of the summit panorama immediately sublimate any fatigue do not we say that it is possible after a mistral recognize from Mount Vial twenty villages in the average country and especially to enjoy a