• Trekking & Backpacking

Trekking & Backpacking

Routes and trails

This treasure map offers us to explore the Ubaye Valley.

Many routes allow to travel around the many fortified works hung on the summits.

Two to five day tours for hiking in Ubaye.

Discover the former Alpine borders.

Travel around the fortified structures hung on top of the Ubaye as eternal sentinels.

Trail maps

Download and print the PDF files (in French).

Tour de l'Ubaye - GR 56 footpath

The GR 56 footpath “Tour de l’Ubaye” progresses from passes to lakes, partly in the Mercantour National Park, passing through the Laverq abbey, a 12th century priory, the Allos pass, one of the highlights of the Tour de France and the fortifications of the Ubaye Valley.