From the Guillestre tourism office, take the road up towards the fair ground car parks as far as Chemin de la Longeagne. Follow the Longeagne road to the last houses and skirt the Sugarloaf to the left. Cross the main road at the Port'eau and pick up the road opposite towards the Pied du Bois estates. Continue on the tarmacked road behind the houses that quickly turns into a forestry trail leading up to the Combe Chauve forest. After a climb of a few hundred metres, leave the forestry trail to join a path to the right that first goes through the woods before winding its way down to the Rif Bel valley. Now on a wider downhill pathway, cross the footpath over the Rif Bel to the left. After a fairly steep climb, you will reach the road to Vars, which you will follow along an uphill parallel pathway for several metres. In the bend, cross the main road and head towards Panacelle on a pleasant downhill path that leads to the Chagne. After crossing the bridge over the Chagne, the route continues up to the stream. The route is steep for about 50 m, then turns right (gate for livestock, please close it behind you) and continues on a pleasant trail alongside the old irrigation canal. Further on you will come to the track for the Chagne farm, which you will follow as far as the village of Risoul. Pick up the tarmacked road that leads to the church. After the large hairpin bend to the left, go down to the entrance of Guillestre, by a path down to the right. Then head to the centre of the village to return to the start point.
Transport : Regular line from Gap and Briançon. Bus station stop in the center of Guillestre / Access Road Tourist Place Salva, the village center
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