A green getaway for an urban hiking circuit

Le Green Breakaway route is a route on the GR®36, the path extends over 4 km (4 sections). It follows part of the banks of the Tarn located at the foot of the Palais de la Berbie and the Pont-Vieux.
Place of relaxation, sport but also starting point for cruises in barges. You can combine a walk, picnic or jogging. A real moment of disconnection with the city.
Difficulty of the circuit: easy – distance traveled 8 km round trip
! Be careful, crossing stone fords is not always easy
Starting point :
“The path of the banks”: at the parking lot of the cathedral
“the wild path”: between the Pont Neuf and the avenue du Loirat
“the Mouline trail”: from avenue du Loirat to the Planques car park.

GR 36: 232 kms, in the Tarn, from North to South

Ce long-distance hiking circuit, from a distance of about 232 km in the Tarn, is a great getaway to discover all the splendours that characterize the department. This excursion will take you from the medieval bastides, to the plains of the Tarn with in particular the isthmus of Ambialet, to the granite plateau of Sidobre and the Montagne Noire in the south.
Difficulty of the circuit: Medium – Course duration 12 days – Distance traveled 232 km including 88 km in the Tarn valley
Markings: Red and white
Starting points for the Tarn Valley section: stages Albi > Saint-Juéry > Marsal>Ambialet > Villeneuve-sur-Tarn > Alban > Paulinet > Rayssac > Mont-Roc

GR 736: Gorges du Tarn, Tarn Valley, 300 kms

This new route starts from the source of the Tarn in Lozère, crosses the Causses, Gorges du Tarn, Raspes, the Tarn Valley and ends in Albi. It thus crosses Lozère, Aveyron and Tarn. In 300 kms and about fifteen stages, this trip reveals the spirit of the river through the Massif Central. The path is traveled according to the stages on foot, by mountain bike, by canoë or on horseback.
It passes through many tourist towns: Albi, Brousse-le-Château, Peyre, Millau, Les Vignes, Florac, Le Pont-de-Montvert, Le Mas de la Barque.
The topoguide will be published in 2023 to follow…

  • Difficulty of the circuit: difficult
  • Starting point: Le Mas de la Barque (Lozère)
  • Arrival point: Albi (Tarn)
  • Elevation: 1 m
  • Distance traveled: 300 km
  • Duration of the route: 15 stages
  • Markings: red and white

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