GR441 - Chaîne des Puys

Description

  1. Name GR441 - Chaîne des Puys (GR441)
  2. Start of trail Volvic
  3. End of trail Volvic
  4. Traildino grading MW, Moderate walk, backpacking trail
  5. Hut tour grading T1, Walk

Opinions

Rate 8.0 | 1 vote | No 15. in France
  • patacon July 2012
  • Rate 8
  • Positive I hiked from Volvic to Aydat and it was beautyful. On this trail you follow the Puy de Dome wich is a chain of volcans. There are not to many villages and streets to cross. The nature and the views are awsome! I loved it.
  • Negative It is difficult to get ressuply. You can stay in Gites d'etapes but there are nearly no campings to stay (only sauvage). To quit the trail there a few options to get a bus to bigger cities (--> hitch hiking)
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Books

The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2013
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Bol.com
Netherlands
2013
  • Walking in the Auvergne
  • This walking guidebook describes 42 day routes exploring the stunning Auvergne region in central France. The walks are ideal for day walkers and hikers, with routes ranging from easy 5km outings to more challenging 20km hikes. All are illustrated with clear mapping and colour photographs. The guide focuses on the best routes in five different... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
2013
  • Walking in the Auvergne
  • This walking guidebook describes 42 day routes exploring the stunning Auvergne region in central France. The walks are ideal for day walkers and hikers, with routes ranging from easy 5km outings to more challenging 20km hikes. All are illustrated with clear mapping and colour photographs. The guide focuses on the best routes in five different... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2020
  • Wandelgids Walking in the Auvergne | Cicerone
  • Guidebook to the Auvergne describing 42 walks between 5 and 20km in the quiet volcanic hills of central France. Five areas are covered: Cantal, Chaine des Puys, Mont Dores, Haute-Loire and Montagne Bourbonnaise. The volcanic geography provides a stunning backdrop to routes suitable for all walkers. Bases in Vichy, Clermont-Ferrand and Puy-en-Velay. Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2018
  • Wandelgids 304 Volcans et lacs d'Auvergne GR441, GR30, GR4 | FFRP
  • Uitstekende routegids met gedetailleerde kaarten en een routebeschrijving. Fout lopen wordt op deze manier wel erg moeilijk. Met symbolen is weergegeven welke voorzieningen (openbaar vervoer / winkels / overnachtingen) er zijn langs of bij de route. De gids bevat een lijst met overnachtingsadressen inclusief telefoonnummers. Alle gidsen... Read more
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Maps

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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
  • Chaine des Puys Parc Naturel Regional des Volcans d'Auvergne 2017
  • 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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