GR78 - Sentier de Piémont


  1. Name GR78 - Sentier de Piémont (GR78)
  2. Start of trail Carcassone
  3. End of trail Lourdes
  4. Traildino grading MW, Moderate walk, backpacking trail
  5. Hut tour grading T1, Walk

GR78The GR78 runs on the northern slopes of the Pyrenees, from Carcassone to Lourdes. It is planned to be connected to St Jean Pied-de-Port. It's an old pilgrimage way, Sentier de Piémont.

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Chemin du Piémont Pyrénéen
.(no name), 18km
.(no name), 73km
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.(no name), 34km
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.(no name), 17km
.(no name), 21km
.(no name), 15km
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.(no name), 23km
.(no name), 18km
.(no name), 17km
.(no name), 9.7km
.(no name), 13km
.(no name), 55km
.(no name), 10km
.(no name), 3.1km
.(no name), 11km
.(no name), 6.8km
.(no name), 22km
.(no name), 16km
.Chemin du Piémont (variante), 11km
Chemin du Piémont Pyrénéen, variante par les Grottes de Gargas, 3.7km
Variante de Buzy, 0.4km
GR78 Variante d'Arudy, 7.6km


Map of GR78


United Kingdom
  • Chemins de St. Jacques: Toulouse - Jaca - Lourdes GR653/GR101/GR78
  • The last stretch of the Toulouse route before reaching Spain and the Camino Frances.Chemins de St. Jacques: Toulouse - Jaca, FFRP topoguide Ref. No. 6534, covering one of the southern routes of the Way of St. James in France: from Toulouse along the GR 653, with variants through Pau or Tarbes, across Col du Somport to Jaca in the Spanish... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Le Chemin du Piemont Pyreneen - vers Saint-Jacques-de-Compostell
  • Le Chemin du Piémont Pyrénéen, FFRP topoguide, Ref. No. 780, covering the GR78 - the Way of St. James along the northern side of the Pyrenees from Carcassonne to Roncesvalles on the Spanish side, with an alternative variant to cross the mountains along the Col du Somport. Current edition of this title was published in May 2017.The route, the... Read more
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