Cevennen: MTB-Tour rund um Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert
Mountain Biking Highlight
MOUNTAINBIKE Magazin planned a mountain bike ride.
May 8, 2020
Varied tour that leads through Mediterranean wine and olive fields up into the barren Cevennes.Description:Out of the valley on the road or a small trail on the left below the road. Before the main road D 4 back through the Herault Gorge and past the Grotte de Clamouse. In Saint Jean de Fos, follow the D 141 towards Montpeyroux. At the end of the town, turn right onto Chemin de la Coste (4.8 km). At 5.4 km turn right again, after 7 km turn sharply left and past the (hidden) Grotte du Contrebandler. Pass the rest area with the hiking hut on the left. At km 14.8 you reach a paved road, which you follow until just before Lavagnes (km 19.9). At km 21.8 leave the slope to the left and up the steep forest path with a short sliding passage. From the ridge, follow the obvious FR trail to the start.