The GR®70 wins the heart of the French :
Elected in 2017, in 2nd position, with its territories of charactere .....
(Source Mon GR/FFR)
The association "Sur le Chemin de R.L. Stevenson" can accompany you in preparing your adventure and this site contains a great deal of practical information.
An exceptional trail through the Massif Central, 272 km from Puy-en-Velay to Alès... Crossing 4 departments: Haute-Loire, Ardèche, Lozère, Gard.
Alone, in a group, with a donkey or without, come and explore the route taken by Robert Louis Stevenson in 1878, which is today also known as the GR®70...
Explore the path from your lounge...
See the 2017 brochure on line
Brochure 2018 is available in english
in Downloadable documents
1878 - 2018: A 140-year anniversary to celebrate
A European Cultural Route In The Footsteps of R.L. Stevenson
The 'Association Sur le chemin de R.L. Stevenson' is part of the European Network In The Footsteps of Robert Louis Stevenson which was recognised in 2015 as a European Cultural Route of the Council of Europe.
" For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go; I travel for travel's sake. And to write about it afterwards"
Robert Louis Stevenson
39, Ruelle de Combedase
(en face Pharmacie Cévenole)
30270 - Saint Jean du Gard
Tel : 06.81.01.48.08.
"La Lambrusque" : A restful and well deserved stopover on the GR ® 70.....
Gite in free management located on the first floor of the family house, in a comfortable apartment.
100m from GR ® 70, from the village centre and the LIO bus stop for Alès/Nîmes
No breakfast but: drinks, tea, coffee, chocolate.... available
Wooded and flowered Park of 5000 m2, swimming pool in season
Capacity: 5 p 1 Air-conditioned room (bed 160) + 1 bedroom (beds 140 + 110)
Shower-WC-lounge/living room TV-WIFI - American kitchen
All shops nearby possibility of covered parking during your hike
Take advantage of your stopover St Jeannaise to visit the new Museum of the Cévenoles Valleys "Maison Rouge" which will pleasantly complement your journey.
To read before leaving in the footsteps of R. L Stevenson: :
"Travels with a donkey in the Cevennes" R. L Stevenson (his road diary written in 1878)
- "Fanny Stevenson, between passion and freedom" Alexandra Lapierre
Reservation desired Animals refused
Distance from GR ® 70:100 m
Access: The alley of Combedase is 100 m from the traffic lights (D 907) in front of the pharmacy Cévenole
Small services: sheets and towels provided free of charge
Possibility to leave your car (secure covered parking)
Tourist Information - Library available
Language spoken: English