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Cycling circuit D04: Between Bruche and Rabodeau via the Donon

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Duration All day Length 60 Km Vertical rise 1207 m Difficulty Challenging Departing from Schirmeck
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Description

Description

This circuit takes you between Alsace and Lorraine while remaining in the heart of the Vosges mountains. From Schirmeck, you ride quietly up the Bruche valley through the former lands of the principality of Salm, then you pass on the Lorraine side through the Hantz pass to reach Moussey. The route then takes the direction of the old "Sentier des Passeurs" which linked the occupied Alsace (from the place called Salm) to Moussey during the Second World War. You come back to the Alsatian side and cross the Donon pass, before going down by the Framont valley to Schirmeck. View map

Further information

Latitude 48.478372767919
Longitude 7.2185769430796
Elevation 1207 m
Duration All day
Lenght 60 Km
Level of difficulty Challenging
Car park Parking of the market place
Departure point Tourist office of the Bruche valley
Nearest station Schirmeck - La Broque

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