Crêtes de l'Ourbes

L'itinéraire des "Crête de l'Ourbes" vous offrira notamment un superbe point de vue sur le lac de Sainte-Croix !

From the foot of the village, discover the "crest of Ourbes", starting point to the "limestone wall" which dominates the right bank of the Grand Canyon du Verdon!


Une des portions de la randonnée sur le plateau de Vénascle, situé au-dessus des falaises de Moustiers.

Departure at the foot of the village, next to the camping-car area, at the crossroads between the D952 and Chemin de Quinson.
Go down Chemin de Quinson and immediately after the ford, continue straight ahead to the fortified farm of l'Hert, a locality of Moustiers.
Then take the GR®4 and start the ascent at the round about of the Maison du Parc du Verdon... A little more than 1,5 km of ascent for ~650 m of positive altitude await you!
Follow the itinerary to make a round trip to Crêtes de l'Ourbes: starting point of the "limestone wall" which dominates the right bank of the Grand Canyon du Verdon.
Finish the circuit by progressing on the plateau of Vénascle, located above the cliffs of Moustiers.


On the last 3-4 kilometers of the ride you will have an overall view of the lake of Sainte-Croix (on the first turns), then a partial view of our very charming village (in the lower part of the descent) by taking the descent of the Courchon road with a dozen turns.

To know more ➕...

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