This hike takes you from the basaltic foothills to the pastures of the Coiron plateau, from the heights of this volcanic massif, specializing in breeding, discover superb panoramas!
Page number 5 of the "Monts de Berg & Massif du Coiron" hiking guidebook
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From the door of the trekking information point in St Pons, take the road that goes up to the left of the information board, then turn right and then left onto a path that goes up into chestnut trees.
At the 1st gate continue up along the basalt cliff to the junction at
LA PLAINE DU REGARD
Then cross the pastures towards Berzème, crossing the junction at
Follow a little road beside the fields up to the crossroads at
DIRECTION: ST PONS
You will then enter a typical Coiron pasture in which you will stay well over to the left following the markings.
Then take a path that goes quite steeply down to La Roche Chérie. From this point, go back down the road to
DIRECTION: ST PONS
From there, climb up through the middle of a field, where you will then continue along beside the fence and then turn right onto a path that will take you back to the village.
Variant: at La Peyre, climb up to the left on a path on basalt flow deposits.
Once on the plateau, turn right along the fences to cross the Plaine du Regard, with a magnificent view point!
You will then come back to the Plaine du Regard pillar, which indicates the descent back to St Pons.
max. 674 m
min. 349 m
La Plaine du Regard is part of a biodiversity protection project led by the Conservatoire d'Espaces Naturels Rhône Alpes. Particular attention is paid to its exceptional flora and fauna.
We ask for the greatest caution and respect on this site, in addition to that given to any natural place.
Go to the hiking info panel at the entrance to the village to start your hike!
Hiking accessible all year round.
Animals on a leash (presence of herds and sensitive and protected flora and fauna)