Gite Vosges Gîte Vosges

Gite Vosges Gîte Vosges

Hiking trails

Gite Vosges Gîte Vosges

Housseras and its surroundings are perfectly suited to hiking. The forests are dotted with pleasant paths in summer and winter.

 

Gîte Amélie des Vosges is placed at the heart of the circuits. The departures from the circuits are 100 meters from the Gîte Amélie des Vosges

 

Many mountain biking and walking trails are marked in the forest near the Gîte. You will find part of these circuits on the dedicated water purl in the center of the village, on the IGN maps, available in the gîte.

You can also join the many circuits traced in the neighboring municipalities of Epinal, Bruyères, St Dié, Gérardmer. T élécharger visorando the application, you will find many traces to follow with your smartphone.

hike from Amélie des Vosges' gîte

"The Rocks of Colas Berchi and the Allies"

 

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Difficulty: Easy

Distance: 4,5 kms

Elevation: 100 m

Path

Basket, Walking shoe

Interest on the course:

  • Roche by Colas Berchi

  • Allied Rock

  • The village

"Roche de L'Ours" Short

 

Duration: 2 h 00

Difficulty: Easy

Distance 6.5 kms

Height difference: 120 m

Path

Basket, Walking shoe

On the course:

  • Bear Rock

  • The big trees

"Roche de L'Ours" + Long

 

Duration: 3 h 00

Difficulty: Medium

Distance: 8 kms

Elevation: 280 m

Path

Basket, Walking shoe

On the course:

  • Bear Rock

  • The big trees

"The Rock of the Fairies"

 

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Distance: 5 kms

Difficulty: Medium

Elevation: 100 m

Path

Basket, Walking shoe

On the course:

  • Fairy rock

  • View of the Fraispertuis city park

"The path of the 3 rocks"  (Colas Berchi, Chaupdrut, Allies)

 

Duration: 3 hours

Distance: 10 km

Difficulty: Medium

Elevation: 180m

Mainly Trails 

Basketball, Walking shoe

On the route:

  • Rocks of Colas Berchi

  • Chaupdrupt Rocks

  • Allied Rocks

  • Blueberry Fields

"The walls"

 

Duration: 3 h 00

Distance: 11 kms

Difficulty: Medium

Height difference: 200 m

Path

Walking shoe

On the course:

  • The rock walls

  • The rock of the allies

  • Blueberry fields

"Mortagne" departure 5 minutes by car from the Gîte

 

Duration: 2 h 00

Distance: 7.5 kms

Difficulty: Medium

Height difference: 200 m

Path

Walking shoe

On the course:

  • Mortagne

  • The forest

  • Blueberry fields

"Brouvelieures" "Roches Contimpière"  departure 10 minutes by car from the Gîte

 

Duration: 2.5 hours

Distance: 7.5 km

Difficulty: Medium

Elevation: 200m

Trail and Path

Basketball, Walking shoe

On the route:

  • The rocks

  • The forest

  • Valley view

Hiking in the Hautes Vosges - 50 mn

With more than 20,000 km of carefully marked trails maintained by the volunteers of the famous Club Vosgien (33,000 members!), Le Massif des Vosges is the dream destination for demanding hikers and walkers of all levels. Alone or in a tribe, with family or friends, everyone can choose their path.

"La Piquante Pierre" departure from the Col des Moinats, 60 minutes by car from the Gîte

 

Duration: 2:30

Distance: 9 kms

Difficulty: Medium

Elevation: 250 m

Path

Walking shoe

On the course:

  • The spicy Pierre

  • St Jacques rocks

  • Magnificent views

"The green lake, the trout lake" departure from the crest route, 60 minutes by car from the Gîte

 

Duration: 3:30

Distance: 9 kms

Difficulty: Medium

Elevation: 380 m

Path

Walking shoe

On the course:

  • Green Lake

  • Trout Lake

  • Magnificent views

Advice

The owners of the gîte Amélie des Vosges regularly practice mountain biking, road cycling, hiking, they will be able to advise you on the routes to take according to your expectations.