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Aug 31, 2015 - Ainhoa to Bidarray

Overview We set off at 7:30 with the goal to reach Bidarray before the forecast thunderstorms. An hour of steep climbing right from the hotel got us to the Col des Trois Croix. A mountain pass with 3 huge crosses at the top, a small chapel and a very old graveyard. It's Monday and we didn't see any other walkers all day except 2 older men just past the crosses. Again lots of mountain ponies who apparently clean the mountains and keep the bushes down to help with fires. Mostly mares, all with foals and all seem to be about to drop another....

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