Plateau St Barnabe / Puy de Tourrettes
Sunday 3rd December 2006

Published November 30, 2006 by tsh

Most people seem to becancelling due to the weather – if anyone is still interested please txt me in the morning and we can arrange something.

Sunday 3rd December 2006

Plateau St Barnabe / Puy de Tourrettes

By popular request, another walk on a Sunday. This one is guaranteed (maybe) to be easier than the last couple of weeks. We also have a couple of choices to extend the walk, either going at the top, or to take an easier route down. The short version and the longer version . Both follow the same route up to (948 m – b.85). The higher route looks like it offers a better view, and looking at the map doesn’t seem to have any difficult parts. We can decide based on the weather, the walking conditions and how keen everyone feels.

This is an EASY walk, between 3-5 hours walking, and between 350m and 650m ascent (we make the choice after 1 hour).
After the excitement of last week, we agreed that we should start earlier, and given the transport, meeting point is now La Colle-sur_Loup, at 9:30. Villeneuve Loubet train station is en-route if anyone needs to be picked up there. I think there is parking there, but depending on how people are travelling and where from, we may change the detail.
Please make sure I know in advance if you intend to come, and that I (or whoever is giving you transport) have your phone number in case of any changes (like bad weather). My number is 06 80 01 11 09.

Discussion Thread

Meeting at E Leclerc, La Colle-sur-loup at 9:30

Walk starts at Courmes.

Siamak Jane Annette Marti Inge
Kevin George Maxine Joli?
Maurice Marie Jayne Margaret full
Sean Hellen Jupiter Paule full
Laurence Tony Hazel

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  1. tsh says:

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    Posted November 30, 2006 @ 10:09 am (UK)
  2. paule says:

    Sean, I can either come with you & be at Villeneuve Loubet station at 9.15
    or go with George , but meet him at villeneuve too if Vence is not the road you have chosen. Someone might turn up at the last minute & we need an extra car. Mine is available if needed.Let me know.
    My mobile: 0618372180.I’ll call you 2morrow unless you leave a message on the network. paule

    Posted November 30, 2006 @ 3:27 pm (UK)
  3. Hellen says:

    Sean, I don’t have internet access at home, so please can you text me when and where you’ll pick me up? and any last minute changes? Thanks, Hellen

    Posted December 1, 2006 @ 5:50 pm (UK)
  4. Sean says:

    Hellen, 9:10 – usual place…

    Posted December 1, 2006 @ 6:02 pm (UK)
  5. tsh says:

    It was fairly torrential in Antibes at 9:30, so Jupiter and I went to Isola to play in the snow, where it was much nicer! This walk looks like it should go back on the waiting list, it looks like it might be very scenic.

    Posted December 3, 2006 @ 6:56 pm (UK)

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