Tourist routes

BY THE HAMEAU DE TOURRENS

From castles to chapels, and from mills to springs, this path passes through the hamlet of Tourrens and is a pleasant discovery around the flora and fauna.

From castles to chapels, and from mills to springs, this path passes through the hamlet of Tourrens and is a pleasant discovery around the flora and fauna.

1- On the village square of Mirepoix, opposite the castle, take the prohibited direction to the left towards the castle and a house.

2- At the crossroads, turn left towards “Gavach”. Go past the farm and continue straight on along a path along the Aulouste.

3- Leave the bridge to its right and follow the D172 to the left for 1,5 km (be careful) - first lake on the left then second lake on the right, viewpoint on the Pyrenees - until the chapel of Mons.

4- Take the road on the left for 500 m. On your right, view of the Mons mill, continue to the left.

5- At a large oak tree, turn right onto a path which leads 1,5 km later to the hamlet of Tourrens and its chapel.

6- Cross the hamlet and continue straight on, passing the “Hilhan” then the “Paguères” and continue along a dirt road.

7- Cross the bridge over the Gangouille stream (source with cross on the left). Go straight ahead and go up on the D151
- old mill on the left.

8- Follow the road to the left, up to the village.

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Nearby, discover the Domaine de la Higuère, who works his vineyard in reasoned protection.

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In detail

  • Distance: 9.80 km
  • Roaming duration: 3 hour (s)
  • Type of route: Walking
  • Type of route: Walks and Hikes (PR)
  • Type of route: MTB