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Sep 7, 2015 - Ste Engrace to Arette La Pierre St Martin

Overview The group of 12 in the Gite was up early making plenty of noise in our 'room'. Hard not to really! They were alternating running, cycling and driving the GR10. Clearly not the true GR10 as there is no way much of what we are walking could be run or cycled. A simple breakfast in the Gite before we said our goodbyes to André who set off slightly ahead of us. We climbed for most of the day, starting with going up yet another mossy steep gorge. Pamela was at the back and managed to do a little unplanned side trip!!! Once we were all...

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Sep 6, 2015 - Larrau to Sainte Engrace

Overview After a lovely breakfast Pamela and I Farewelled Helen at the hotel as she was wisely catching a taxi to Sainte Engrace to give her sore knee a day's rest. We set off past logibar up a narrow limestone valley to a huge suspension footbridge across a gorge. It was a steep rocky climb but again the scenery was magnificent. VERY deep limestone walled gorges were everywhere. Clearly the fast running torrents at the bottom (too far down to see at times), had cut out these gorges between all the mountains. As we walked the wet and muddy...

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