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Itinerary - From Ax to the Bazerques

Walks and hikes in Ax-les-Thermes
7.1 km
Walks and hikes
2h 30min
Easy
  • An easy hike towards the three lovely hamlets called the "Bazerques" at the foot of Bonascre along the left bank of Ariège. The hike can be shorten by turning around before the end of the road

  • Departure from the tourist office (altitude 720m) : In front and on the right take the Couzillou Bridge to get to the market pkace and the cable car station. Here, take on the left towards the Virgin Mary Rock. In front of the sign "Chemin Saint Roch", goes up the street on the right. After the last buildings, continue straight forward on the trail. The trail continues on a small road in tarmac that lead to a bigger route, the (RN 2020).
    0h25. Before the RN2020, take on the right the road...
    Departure from the tourist office (altitude 720m) : In front and on the right take the Couzillou Bridge to get to the market pkace and the cable car station. Here, take on the left towards the Virgin Mary Rock. In front of the sign "Chemin Saint Roch", goes up the street on the right. After the last buildings, continue straight forward on the trail. The trail continues on a small road in tarmac that lead to a bigger route, the (RN 2020).
    0h25. Before the RN2020, take on the right the road towards "les Bazerques". Walk on that road until the third "Bazerque".
    1h20 : The way back is on the same track.
  • Difference in height
    266.56 m
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Points of interest
2 Virgin Mary Rock
Above Ax-les-Thermes, the Virgin Mary Rock dominates the thermal city.
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267 meters of difference in height
  • Start altitude : 734 m
  • End altitude : 733 m
  • Maximum altitude : 939 m
  • Minimum altitude : 724 m
  • Total positive elevation : 267 m
  • Total negative elevation : -268 m
  • Max positive elevation : 133 m
  • Min positive elevation : -79 m