Queyras

Description

Lac Mirour, Queyras

The Queyras is an Alpine region bordering on Italy. The area receives less precipitation than other ranges in France. Highest summit is the pic de Rochebrune, 3.325 m. Since it lies between two more populare mountain regions - the Massif des Écrins and the Mercantour, it gets less visitors. There is a good hike, the GR58, Tour du Queyras.

Map

Hiking Map of Queyras

Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2009
  • Tour of the Queyras
  • The Tour of the Queyras follows the GR58 and half of the GR541 trails. The 12-day Tour described in this guidebook crosses 24 cols, all above 2000m, with options to climb 17 summits of varying difficulty. This route is ideal for those new to Alpine trekking, but also provides optional challenges for the more experienced hiker and hillwalker. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2011
  • Trekking in the Alps
  • A book to 20 classic trekking routes in the Alps. Exploring the best trekking areas, outline descriptions and photographs illustrate the classics such as the Tour of Mont Blanc, and Chamonix to Zermatt, as well a number of trekking routes in Slovenia, the Italian Dolomites, the French Alps, Austrian Alps and Swiss Alps. Ideal for inspiration. Read more
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United Kingdom
2011
  • Trekking in the Alps
  • An inspirational guidebook to 20 classic treks in the Alps. As well as introducing new hiking areas in the Alps, classics such as the Tour of Mont Blanc, and Chamonix to Zermatt are included. Trekking in the Alps is immensely satisfying, and this book celebrates the rich and scenic diversity for which this great mountain range is renowned. Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2011
  • Alps Trekking
  • An inspirational walking guide to 20 summer treks in the European Alps in Italy, Austria, Switzerland, France and Slovenia, by 8 Alpine trekking experts, including the classics such as the Tour of Mont Blanc and lesser-known routes like the Traverse of the Slovenian Alps. All the rich scenic diversity for which the Alps are renowned is... Read more
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Germany
2011
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2011
  • Wandelgids Trekking in the Alps | Cicerone |
  • All the rich scenic diversity for which the Alps are renowned is celebrated here, while the 20 treks described include well-known classics as well as newly-created multi-day routes. The eight talented writers and photographers brought together to produce this book are among the most experienced of Alpine trekkers. Between them they have... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • The GR5 Trail
  • An essential guidebook for walking the GR5 trail, 660km from Lac Leman (Lake Geneva) to Nice or Menton, through the French Alps. Includes all the main variant routes as it passes Mont Blanc, then through the Vanoise, the Queyras and the Mercantour National Parks. Includes accommodation, profiles and maps. Suitable for fairly experienced hikers. Read more
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United Kingdom
2016
  • The Gr5 Trail
  • An essential guidebook for walking the GR5 trail, 660km from Lac Leman (Lake Geneva) to Nice or Menton, through the French Alps. Includes all the main variant routes as it passes Mont Blanc, then through the Vanoise, the Queyras and the Mercantour National Parks. Includes accommodation, profiles and maps. Suitable for fairly experienced hikers. Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2016
  • The Gr5 Trail
  • An essential guidebook for walking the GR5 trail, 660km from Lac Leman (Lake Geneva) to Nice or Menton, through the French Alps. Includes all the main variant routes as it passes Mont Blanc, then through the Vanoise, the Queyras and the Mercantour National Parks. Includes accommodation, profiles and maps. Suitable for fairly experienced hikers. Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids The GR5 Trail | Cicerone |
  • Engelsetalige wandelgids van het beroemde GR 5 pad in de Franse Alpen. Dezse gids beschrijft de gehele route van de GR 5 van het meer van Geneve tot aan Nice en de Middellandse zee. Goede beschrijvingen en informatie; kaartmateriaal is vrij beperkt. An essential guidebook for walking the GR5, one of the world's most spectacular long-distance... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2014
  • Via Ferratas of the French Alps
  • This guidebook covers 66 varied via ferratas in the French Alps. The routes are spread over six areas: Geneva and the Northern Alps, Chambéry, Tarentaise and Maurienne valleys, Grenoble and Briançon, amid the Mont Blanc, Vanoise and Queyras ranges. Difficulty ranges from easy, protected routes through to exposed, technical challenges. Read more
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United Kingdom
2014
  • French Alps - Via Ferratas - 66 Routes Between Geneva and Briançon
  • Via Ferratas of the French Alps by Cicerone covers 66 varied routes across six areas: Geneva and the Northern Alps, Chambéry, Tarentaise and Maurienne valleys, Grenoble and Briançon, amid the Mont Blanc, Vanoise and Queyras ranges. Difficulty ranges from easy, protected routes through to exposed, technical challenges. The routes in this... Read more
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  • Colchester, Halstead & Maldon OS Landranger Active Map 168 (waterproof)
  • Colchester, Halstead and Maldon area, including part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 168 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition... Read more
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  • Ely, Wisbech & Downham Market OS Landranger Map 143 (paper)
  • Cambridgeshire around Ely, Wisbech and Downham Market, including part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 143 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each... Read more
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  • Cheviot Hills - Jedburgh & Wooler OS Explorer Active Map OL16 (waterproof)
  • The Cheviot Hills on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL16, waterproof version, from the Ordnance Survey’s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Coverage includes Jedburgh, Woolmer, part of the Northumberland National Park, the peaks of The Cheviot, Corby Pike, Cold Law, Scrathy Holes and Windy Gyle, Catcleugh Reservoir, sections of the... Read more
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  • Colchester, Halstead & Maldon OS Landranger Map 168 (paper)
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  • Ipswich, The Naze & Clacton-on-Sea OS Landranger Active Map 169 (waterproof)
  • Ipswich with Harwich and The Naze area, including part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 169 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical... Read more
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  • Worcester, The Malverns, Evesham & Tewkesbury OS Landranger Map 150 (paper)
  • The area around Worcester, Great Malvern, Evesham and Tewkesbury, including the Malvern Hills and part of the Cotswold Way / E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 150 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS:... Read more
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  • North York Moors Western OS Explorer Active Map OL26 (waterproof)
  • The western part of the North York Moors National Park on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL26, waterproof version, from the Ordnance Survey’s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Coverage extends from Ampleforth in the south northwards to Saltburn-by-the-Sea, and from Ingleby Arncliffe to Danby, Castleton and Hutton-le-Hole, and includes... Read more
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  • Thames Estuary, Rochester & Southend-on-Sea OS Landranger Map 178 (paper)
  • Thames Estuary with Rochester and Southend-on-Sea, including a section of the North Downs Way / E2 European Long-Distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 178 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical... Read more
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Maps

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  • Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and Banbury
  • Map No. 151, Stratford-upon-Avon, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Warwick, Banbury, Royal Leamington Spa, Henley-in-Arden, Norton Lindsey, Willoughby, Southam, Napton on the Hill, Bishop Read more
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  • Thames Estuary, Rochester & Southend-on-Sea
  • Map No. 178, Thames Estuary, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Southend-on-Sea, Billericay, Wichford, Basildon, Rayleigh, Hockley, Rochford, South Benfleet, Stanford-le-Hope, East Tilbury, Gravesend, Cliffe, Higham, Allhallows, Hoo St. Werburgh, Grain,... Read more
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  • Scarborough, Bridlington & Filey
  • Map No. 101, Scarborough, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Bridlington, Carnaby, Burton Agnes, Lowthorpe, Kilham, Langtoft, Fumber, Sledmere, Wharran le Street, West Lutton, Thwing, Flamborough, Burton Flaming, Weaverthorpe, Wintringham, Wold Newton, Reighton,... Read more
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  • Aldershot & Guildford, Camberley & Haslemere
  • Map No. 186, Aldershot and Guildford, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Farnham, Godalming, Haslemere, Woking, Farnborough, Camberley, Fleet, Mortimer, Swallowfield, Crowthorne, Bagshot, Addlestone, Bramley, Sandhurst, Hartley Witney, Sherfield on Loddon, Hook,... Read more
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  • Grantham, Sleaford & Bourne
  • Map No. 130, Grantham, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Sleaford, Bourne, Market Deeping, Ryhall, Exton, Market Overton, Langham, Stretton, Little Bytham, Baston, Thurlby, Grimsthorpe, Northgate, Rippingale, Corby Glen, South Witham, Stapleford, Wymondham,... Read more
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  • Stafford and Telford, Ironbridge
  • Map No. 127, Stafford and Telford, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Market Drayton, Calverhall, Ashley, Standon, Barlaston, Hilderstone, Stone, Sandon, Eccleshall, Chewardine, Adbaston, Hodnet, Childs Ercall, Edgmond, Gnosall, Woodseaves, Weston, Haughton, Newport, Crudgington, Donnington, Church Eaton, Penkridge,... Read more
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  • Cheltenham & Cirencester, Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Map No. 163, Cheltenham and Cirencester, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000 including Stow-on-the-Wold, Northleach, Burford, Carterton, Lechlade on Thames, Fairford, Farringdon, Highworth, Cricklade, Tetbury, Crudwell, Oaksey, Minety, Broad Blunsdon, Longcot, Whelford,... Read more
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  • Cheltenham and Cirencester, Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Map No. 163, Cheltenham and Cirencester, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000 including Stow-on-the-Wold, Northleach, Burford, Carterton, Lechlade on Thames, Fairford, Farringdon, Highworth, Cricklade, Tetbury, Crudwell, Oaksey, Minety, Broad Blunsdon, Longcot, Whelford, South Cerney, Kemble, Tarlton, Rodmarton, Poulton,... Read more
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  • Lincoln and Newark-on-Trent
  • Map No. 121, Lincoln and Newark-on-Trent, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Gainsborogh, Market Rasen, Hemswell Cliff, Lea, Marton, Sturton by Stow, Ingham, Faldingworth, Welton, East Barkwith, Wragby, Langworth, Scampton, Laughterton, Saxilby, Reepham, Skellingthorpe, Sutton on Trent, Collingham, Swinderby,... Read more
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  • West London, Rickmansworth & Staines
  • Map No. 176, West London, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, covering the western part of Greater London including Enfield, Barnet, Tottenham, Islington, Camden, Hampstead, Hendon, Brent, Edgware, Paddington, Hammersmith, Westminster, Lambeth, Wandsworth, Penge, Wimbledon, Croydon, Sutton, Purley, Richmond, Kingston upon... Read more
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  • Maidstone & Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • Map No. 188, Maidstone and Royal Tunbridge Wells, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Crowborough, Duddleswell, Rotherfield, Mayfield, Wadhurst, Ticehurst, Hurst Green, Bodiam, Sandhurst, Hawkhurst, Rolveden, Cranbook, Biddenden, Goudhurst,... Read more
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  • Market Weighton, Goole & Stamford Bridge
  • Map No. 106, Market Weighton, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Goole, Snaith, Drax, Swinefleet, Winteringham, North Ferriby, Brough, South Cave, North Cave, Blacktoft, Gilberdyke, Howden, Hemingbrough, Spaldington, Holme-on-Spalding-Moor, Bubwith, Barlby,... Read more
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  • Birmingham & Wolverhampton
  • Map No. 139, Birmingham and Wolverhampton, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Dudley, West Bromwich, Walsall, Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth, Aldridge, Bloxwich, Brownhills, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Solihull, Bromsgrove, Chaddesley Corbett, Catshill, Alvechurch,... Read more
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  • Newbury and Wantage, Hungerford and Didcot
  • Map No. 174, Newbury and Wantage, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000 including Didcot, Cholsey, Blewbury, Chilton, Steventon, Drayton, Goosey, Sparsholt, Uffington, Watchfield, Highworth, Bourton, Ashbury, Wanborough, Lambourn, Brightwalton, Great Shefford, Compton, Aldworth, Upper Basildon, Peasemore, Welford, Aldbourne,... Read more
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  • Oxford, Chipping Norton & Bicester
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Walking holidays

Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Frankrijk - Queyras
  • Bergwandelen in het meest ongerepte berggebied van de Franse Alpen, met op de achtergrond fluitende alpenmarmotten. De fraaie en stille topregionen van dit rijke natuurpark zijn zo binnen bereik met wellicht gemzen in het vizier. Naar keuze maak je de reis als ezeltocht, of je beklimt alle bergen alleen op eigen benen. Je bagage wordt vervoerd... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Frankrijk - Queyras
  • Bergwandelen in een ongerepte berggebied op de grens met Italië. Vanwege de (bijna) altijd schijnende zon, de heldere lucht en het fraaie boombeeld van de lariksen is het landschap van betoverende schoonheid. Vanwege de hooggelegen overnachtingsplekken zijn de stille topregionen van dit rijke natuurpark binnen ieders bereik. De bloemenrijkdom... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Frankrijk - Ecrins & Queyras - Multi-activity
  • Ontdek de speeltuin van het hooggebergte tijdens dit korte arrangement. Als echte berggeit op een supermooie Via Ferrata en als waterrat tijdens een spannende canyoning tocht in een wilde bergbeek. Verblijf in ingerichte tent op een toffe buitensportcamping met veel andere gezinnen. Read more
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