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Across the Alps and around the Ubaye



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    From the Maurienne to the Ubaye is a transitional route between the wooded and majestic Northern Alps, and the luminous and tormented Southern Alps. It is the link which connects the highly individual areas of the Brianšonnais, Queyras and Ubaye, to which a belonging to the world of the mountain gives a deep unity.

    Across the Alps and around the Ubaye


    Hiking ideas

    Two days

    From Briançon to Château-Queyras

    1) from Briançon to Brunissard
    duration : 7 h 15
    2) from Brunissard to Château-Queyras
    duration : 2 h 45

    from Allos

    1) from Allos to the Cayolle pass
    duration : 2 h 45
    2) from the Cayolle pass to Allos
    duration : 8 h 00

    Three days

    From Modane to Briançon

    1) from Modane to refuge of Mont-Thabor
    duration : 5 h 25
    2) from refuge of Mont-Thabor to Plampinet
    duration : 6 h 40
    3) from Plampinet to Briançon
    duration : 7 h 45

    Four days

    From Château-Queyras to Larche

    1) from Château-Queyras to Ceillac
    duration : 5 h 10
    2) from Ceillac to Maljasset
    duration : 6 h 35
    3) from Maljasset to Fouillouse
    duration : 3 h 45
    4) from Fouillouse to Larche
    duration : 5 h 15

    Five days

    From Ceillac to Méolans

    1) from Ceillac to Maljasset
    duration : 6 h 35
    2) from Maljasset to Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye
    duration : 5 h 15
    3) Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye to the Pras
    duration : 4 h 30
    4) from the Pras to the Pare
    duration : 5 h 30
    5) from the Pare to Méolans
    duration : 5 h 05

    Nine days

    Around Ubaye

    1) from Méolans to Laverq
    duration : 5 h 25
    2) from Laverq to the Allos pass
    duration : 6 h 40
    3) from the Allos pass to col of the Cayolle
    duration : 7 h 20
    4) from the Cayolle pass to Bousiéyas
    duration : 8 h 10
    5) from Bousiéyas to Larche
    duration : 6 h 50
    6) from Larche to Fouillouse
    duration : 5 h 45
    7) from Fouillouse to the Pras
    duration : 6 h 00
    8) from Pras to the Pare
    duration : 5 h 30
    9) from the Pare to Méolans
    duration : 5 h 05

    Purchase a topo-guide

    To purchase the Across the Alps and around the Ubaye Footpath Topo-Guide (GR 5-56) Ref 531