France

 
GR20, Corsica, France, 2009

GR20, Corsica, France, 2009

Distance :  170km Avg.Time :  10-12 days Start / Finish : Calenzana – Conca Corsica.forhikers.com provides a comprehensive overview of travel options to Corsica. It also provides information on getting to and from the trailheads. Season : Early June to late October. If you want to avoid the crowds, steer clear of July and August. […]

 
Chamonix-Zermatt, France/Switzerland, 2009

Chamonix-Zermatt, France/Switzerland, 2009

Distance :  180km Avg.Time :   9-12 days Start / Finish :   Chamonix – Zermatt Season :  Late June to late September. Maps / Info : The hike between Chamonix and Zermatt is commonly referred to as the Walker’s Haute (high) Route. Two excellent maps by the Carte nationale de la Suisse cover the entire route: […]

 
Pyrenees High Level Route, France/Spain/Andorra, 1999

Pyrenees High Level Route, France/Spain/Andorra, 1999

Distance :  850km approx. Avg.Time :  40 – 50 days                           Start / Finish : Hendaye – Banyuls Both trailheads are easily accessible via regular public transport. Season :  Late June to September. Maps / Info : In 1999, my friend Dave and […]

 
Tour du Mont Blanc, France/Italy/Switz., 2009

Tour du Mont Blanc, France/Italy/Switz., 2009

Distance :  168km Avg. Time :  7 – 9 days Start / Finish : Les Houches For transport to and from Les Houches, check the following link: http://www.walkingthetmb.com/accomadation.html Season : The best time for this walk is late June to September. If possible, try to avoid August, when the trail can be crowded due to […]