18 February 2017
Fontainebleau Forest - Thomery / Fontainebleau - 18km
We will hike from Thomery to Fontainebleau-Avon . It should be 18-19k.
We will walk through forest and rock formations (Malmontagne, Rocher de Bouligny & Rocher d’Avon) to reach Chateau de Fontainebleau.
There will be ups and downs. Wear good footwear, bring snacks and enough water as there is no water in the forest.
Hikers need personal accident and liability insurance.
-Take train GAMA to Montargis at 9.20 from Gare de Lyon, arriving at Thomery at 10.05, Zone 5 (the train stops at Melun). Departure should be from Hall 1 -lettered platforms- but check on arrival.
I will meet you at Gare de Lyon, we will sit in the rear car.
- Return trains from Fontainebleau-Avon every half hour. 16:00, 16:31, 17:00…
There is a brasserie next to the train station .
If you do not have a "Passe Navigo", or benefit from any discounted fares, buy a "Mobilis 5 zones" (16.60€)
See you on Wednesday!
11 February 2017
St CHERON TO LARDY - 19km or 16km
For Wednesday February 15, I propose a walk from St Chéron to Lardy with a possible early return from Chamarande.
It will be a country walk of about 19 km with some ups and downs, nothing difficult.
Getting there :
From St MICHEL take RER C DEBA at 9.12 direction Dourdan La Forêt.
(or at 9.07 from Invalides).
Arrival at St Chéron at 10.12 zone 5.
At the Gare de St Chéron we can meet in front of the Coffee Shop.
Return from Chamarande or Lardy from another ligne C, trains coming from Angerville and St Matin d'Etampes.
Bring your lunch and your good spirits (both :-) ) as usual.
Hope to see you,
Mobile 06 89 71 32 65
03 February 2017
Plessis-Robinson and Meudon forest. - 11km or 17/18km
For Wednesday February 8, I propose a walk through the parks of Plessis-Robinson and a part of Meudon forest.
It will be a mild walk of about 11 km with some ups and downs, nothing difficult.
The picnic spot will be near l'étang de Triveaux after about 8 km then you will have two options :
to go on with me for another 3 km to the station or to continue with Laurence for another 8/9 km in Meudon forest.
Getting there : From Châtelet Les Halles take RER B SORI at 9.32 direction Robinson.
Arrival at Robinson at 09.58 zone 3. The same train from Denfert Rochereau passes at 9.43.
At the Gare de Robinson walk to the head of the train then to the right and take exit Avenue Jules Guesde.
Meeting place at the top of the stairs.
Return from Meudon Val Fleury RER C zone 3 (with Dominique) or Chaville Rive Droite to Paris St Lazare zone 3 (with Laurence)
Don't forget your lunch and your good spirits.
Hope to see you,
Mobile 06 33 23 07 31
27 January 2017
Cergy St Christophe - 21km
Walk for the 1 February 2017. I propose this week a loop from Cergy St Christophe to Cergy St Christphe between countryside and "Base de Loisirs de Cergy". About 21 km and 400 m of elevation. Easy !
Getting there :
RER A from Gare de Lyon, departure at 8h32 (Train UVAR, also stops at Châtelet, La Defense…),
arriving at Cergy St Cristophe at 9h16 where I will wait you.
Meet up on departure platform, travel in the rear car with group, if you so wish.
As usual, bring your picnic lunch, water and Winter gear.
See you soon.
L'homme sage est celui qui connaît ses limites.