Vosges

Description

Vosges

Range of low mountains west of the Rhine Valley.

Opinions

Rate 7.4 | 5 votes | No 10. in France
  • pc22
  • Rate 8
  • Positive Loved the mountains and the forests...... amazing castles and little old world towns ...some fantastic wildlife too
  • Negative occasional forestry going on with detours badly put down for walkers.... also in high summer lots of ticks.....beware Lyme disease ....
  • Oranginas, long distance hiking trails Europe April 1987
  • Rate 7
  • Positive Wet and high altitude meadows, deep valleys, waterfalls, lakes, cliffs and rocks. Continuously beautiful views. La gastronomie formidable et le vin! Hiking through a largely protected area (Regional Nature Park).
  • Negative Fine forests, but avoid walking the whole day in a forest. So, prepare your trip.
  • Henk Nouws July 1982
  • Rate 8
  • Positive The best part was the north part, where the hills were lower and you got the feeling of being closed in into the forest. Lot's of ruined castles overviewing the Rhine valley. Good trailsystem.
  • Negative Forestry
  • Joke ter Weele July 1982
  • Rate 7
  • Positive Beautiful forests, particularly in the northern half
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Map

Hiking Map of Vosges

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Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2018
  • The GR5 Trail - Benelux and Lorraine
  • Guidebook to walking the northern section of the GR5 - 1000km starting in Hoek van Holland and passing through the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and Lorraine to Schirmeck in France. A long-distance route covering a variety of cultures and landscapes. The full GR5 from the North Sea to the Mediterranean is one of the world's greatest trails. Read more
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United Kingdom
2018
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2007
  • Across the Eastern Alps: E5
  • From Lake Constance in Germany, this guidebook describes walking the E5 trek that runs 600km through a remarkable kaleidoscope of landscapes and culture in Switzerland, Austria and Italy, to its destination at Verona. It traverses the Allgauer, Lechtaler and Ötztaler Alps. There is a good network of alpine refuges and guesthouses on the route. Read more
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United Kingdom
2007
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Randonnées en Franche-Comté de gare en gare FFRP Topo-guide No. RE18
  • Randonnées en Franche-Comté de gare en gare, FFRP topo-guide Ref. No. RE18, with 28 day walks of varying length and difficulty in the French Jura between Belfort and St-Claude. Each walk links two SNCF stations and is presented on a separate colour extract from IGN’s topographic survey of France at 1:25,000, with its description... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2013
  • La Haute-Sâone à pied FFRP Topo-guide No. D070
  • La Haute-Sâone à pied, FFRP topo-guide ref. no. D070, one of the titles in an extensive series of light, A5-size, high quality paperback guides published by the Fédération Française de la Randonnée Pédestre in association with local authorities, ramblers’ clubs, etc. The guides have *colour extracts from the French topographic survey at... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2013
  • Wandelgids D070 La Haute-Saône à pied | FFRP
  • Guide FFRandonnée La Haute-Saône à pied - D070 - PR 50 baladesForêts, étangs et campagne, autour de Vesoul, Ronchamp ou Gray.Paysages ondulés et jardinés, sommets arrondis des Vosges, plateau des Mille Etangs, véritable joyau au charme nordique, la Haute-Saône, point de passage entre Vosges et Jura, Bourgogne et Alsace, mérite mieux qu'une... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Wild France
  • The romance of France lies deep in the hearts of travellers from Britain. Normandy, Provence, the Loire and the Camargue - such names have an instant magic, and all are represented, along with over 50 other exploration zones, in Wild France, a comprehensive guide to the country`s most out-of-the-way places. `Friends smiled knowingly when I told... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • GRP: La Ligne Bleue des Vosges FFRP Topo-guide No. 880
  • La Ligne Bleue des Vosges, FFRP topoguide Ref. No. 880, covering nearly 700km along three GP de Pays routes on the western slopes of the Vosges Mountains in Lorraine, with multiple possible loops including the peak of Le Hohneck. The guide also includes descriptions of 38 day walks of varying length and difficulty across this area. ABOUT THE... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • Vogesen - die schönsten Tal- und Höhenwanderungen
  • Rother’s Walking Guide to the Côte d`Azur covers 44 day and multiple-day excursions between Meton and Marseille. The guide includes tours that range from walks on the Îles de Lérins over beach hikes at St.Tropez to solid mountain tours in the Massiv de I`Estérel or the Lake Alps; the famous crossing of the Calanques and a long-distance tour in... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick & Banbury OS Landranger Map 151 (paper)
  • The area between Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and Banbury, including the northern part of the Cotswold Hills and part of the Cotswold Way / E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 151 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • GR5/GR53: Traversée du Massif des Vosges FFRP Topo-guide No. 502
  • Traversée du Massif des Vosges, FFRP topoguide Ref. No. 502, covering 542km along the GR5 from Lauterbourg across the Vosges Mountains to Feschel-le-Châtel. Current edition of this title was published in May 2015.ABOUT THE FFRP (Fédération française de la randonnée pédestre) TOPOGUIDES: published in a handy A5 paperback format, the guides are... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Reading & Windsor - Henley-on-Thames & Bracknell OS Landranger Map 175 (paper)
  • Reading – Windsor area, including a section of the Thames Path / E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 175 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 Landranger... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough & Stamford OS Landranger Map 141 (paper)
  • The area around Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough and Stamford, including Rockingham Forest and part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 141 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... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Grand Ballon - Guebwiller - Munster - PNR des Ballons des Vosges IGN 3719OT
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Ste-Marie-aux-Mines - PNR des Ballons des Vosges IGN WATERPROOF 3617ETR
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Belfort IGN TOP25 Map 3621OT
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • Du Léman à la Vanoise - par le Mont Blanc et le Beaufortain GR5
  • The first, 206-km long Alpine section of the GR5 from Lake Geneva, past Mont Blanc and across the Col de la Croix-du-Bonhomme, to Landry north of the Vanoise Massif, FFRP topo-guide ref. no. 504, with colour maps from the IGN TOP25 series at 1:25,000. Also included is a tour of the Dents du Midi. Current edition of this title was published in... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Alsace Wine Map
  • Wine map of Alsace showing the region’s wine growing areas according to their A.O.C. classification and the course of the famous Route des Vins, plus a list of Grands Crus and an inset with geological information. The map covers the southern slopes of the Vosges Mountains between Strasbourg and Mulhouse, with an inset for showing the northern... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Ballon d`Alsace - PNR des Ballons des Vosges IGN TOP25 Map 3520ET
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Huningue - Basel IGN TOP25 Map 3721ET
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • Le Mercantour - Vallee des Merveilles GR5/GR52/52A
  • Le Mercantour: Larche – Nice/Menton, Vallée des Merveilles, FFRP topoguide Ref. No. 507, covering 450km of long-distance routes: the last section of the GR5 in the French Alps from Larche to Nice, an alternative variant off GR5 along the GR52 leading via the Vallée des Merveilles to Menton, plus GR52A – Panoramique du Mecantour from Col du... Read more
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Netherlands
2017
  • Wandelgids 507 Traversée du Mercantour - GR 5 -52 -52A | FFRP
  • Le Mercantour: Larche – Nice/Menton, Vallée des Merveilles, FFRP topoguide Ref. No. 507, covering 450km of long-distance routes: the last section of the GR5 in the French Alps from Larche to Nice, an alternative variant off GR5 along the GR52 leading via the Vallée des Merveilles to Menton, plus GR52A – Panoramique du Mecantour from Col du... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Le Donon IGN TOP25 Map 3616OT
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Epinal IGN 3518OT
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mercantour & Alpi-Marittime Didier Richard 07
  • Mercantour National Park and the Maritime Alps on a large, double-sided, contoured and GPS compatible map from Editions Didier Richard highlighting local walking trails and long-distance hiking routes including the GR5. Coverage extends from well north of Col de Larch to Sospel, Levens and Roquestéron in the mountains north of the French... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Alsace - Colmar - Sélestat - Freiburg im Breisgau - Lahr K+F Outdoor Map 5
  • The central part of Alsace around Colmar and Sélestat on a GPS compatible, double-sided map at 1:50,000 from Kümmerly+Frey printed on sturdy, waterproof and tear-resistant synthetic paper; contoured, with hiking and cycling routes, sites for other recreational activities, various accommodation options, restaurants and ferme-auberge locations,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Vosges du Nord - Mont Sainte-Odile - le Donon IGN 75027
  • The northern part of the Vosges Mountains in a series of GPS compatible, contoured TOP 75 maps at 1:75,000 from the IGN, highlighting local and long-distance hiking paths, cycling routes and sites for other recreational activities. The map includes five large panels showing the areas around Lac de Pierre Percée, Grand Winterberg, le Donon,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mont Ste-Odile - Molsheim - Obernai IGN WATERPROOF 3716ETR
  • Topographic survey of France at 1:25,000 in IGN`s excellent TOP25 / Série Bleue series. All the maps are GPS compatible, with a 1km UTM grid plus latitude and longitude lines at 5’ intervals. Contours are at 5m intervals except for mountainous areas where the maps have contours at 10m intervals, vividly enhanced by hill shading and graphics for... Read more
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Alsace Wine Route Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • Self guided inn to inn walking holiday through the vineyards and forests of Alsace. Enjoy a gentle wander through the vineyards of Alsace. Medieval villages of gingerbread houses, hilltop castles, charming hotels and wonderful food and wine. As you walk between the picturesque towns of this region you will discover the best of Alsace. The... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • The E5 Alpine Crossing - Walk Oberstdorf to Meran
  • Self guided walking tour on the E5 Alpine crossing from Oberstdorf to Meran. Take on the famous E5 Alpine crossing from Germany, through Austria and finishing in Italy’s South Tyrol. This classic inn to inn route is long-distance trekking at its best and is a must for Alpine fans. Hike from mountain pass to mountain pass, taking in the scenery... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Frankrijk - Vogezen
  • Verblijf bij een familiepension met Nederlandse eigenaren. Er is zo veel te doen op het grote terrein dat de kinderen niet meer weg willen. Er zijn altijd speelkameraadjes en daarnaast ook nog het zwembad, de ezels, de pony's...... Heerlijk verzorgd met ontbijt en avondeten. Er zijn tal van wandelingen te maken door de bossen en langs de vele... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Frankrijk - Elzas
  • Volg de romantische 'Route des Vins' tussen de mooie steden Straatsburg en Colmar. Fiets, eventueel op een E-bike, dwars door het heuvelachtige Elzasser wijnland over autovrije of autoluwe routes. Proef de heerlijke, lokale Gewürztraminer en Pinot Gris. Geniet van de prachtige panorama's over Rijnvallei en het Zwarte Woud. Stop onderweg in een... Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Frankrijk - Elzas
  • Ontspannende wandelingen door de wijngaarden van de Elzas, die in de zonnige luwte van de beboste Vogezen liggen. Je wandelt tussen de wijngaarden waar de beste Rieslings, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noirs en Gewürztraminers vandaan komen. Wandel van het vestingstadje Eguisheim naar Ribeauvillé, langs dorpjes met prachtige vakwerkhuizen, of hogerop door... Read more
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