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Sep 2, 2017 - Day 13 GR10 Bonac to Esbintz

Day's Overview The Pyrenean Pair has just become the Pyrenean Pair Squared! A long walk today but it wasn't difficult. Accidentally took a couple of wrong turns early on so had to backtrack. Added a couple of kms. Traversed through pretty farm country and then had an extremely steep but short climb to a track that ran alongside a water pipe and then a little canal. Easy walking through woods. Had to cross / pass through several electric fences and Helen was zapped 3 times. Me once. Quite a jolt. We walked quickly to make the long distance....

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Sep 1, 2017 - Day 12 GR10 Eylie to Bonac

Day's Overview Left the main GR10 route today to to a GR10 alternative (GR10E), which is further north and over 2 days much longer than the main route. But unlike this part of the main route, this section actually has somewhere to stay! Margy and her group left just ahead of us. Nick, Helen and I walked together. Each group passed each other several times, depending on who was resting or eating! It started with a long steep climb through the forest and we then emerged into the heather. We passed more mining equipment and looking back down...

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