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The Crottes’ sheepfold

Walk along the Loup river

ROAD ACCESS
Departing from the Tourist Office , take the rue Yves Klein for 100 meters then take direction of Roquefort/Grasse on Bd. Honoré Teisseire. In 800 meters, turn left (signposted " Parc Départemental des Rives
du Loup ») on a way call Fuontsanta to the canoeing base. You can park next to thebase.

ROUTE
Take the pathway till the panel « Parc Naturel Départemental des Rives du Loup ».
Continue this flat and easy trail along the river for about 20 min. You will discover a large rock wall on the left where there is a climbing site.
The return is in reverse.

The Crottes’ sheepfold

ROAD ACCESS
Park at the Montgros’ cemetery

ROUTE
From the parking Jeu de Paume, take Torrin & Grassi street and keep going on the path until the cemetery. You can start the walk here if
you park on his parking. At the fire hydrant below the cemetery, go up 200m, take the pathway on the left.
At the junction, follow the yellow sign on the left. At the next, turn on the left. Arrived on a clear space, there is the sheepfold, hidden by the trees. Pass it by the left and take a path on the right.
By going out of the sheepfold, take on the right. After the crest (view on the valley of the Loup), continue to the left (sign on the ground). It ends near a majestic oak. Cross the meadow keeping right side. You find the way back you took at the beginning.

The Loubiere loop

ROAD ACCESS
Park at the Montgros’ cemetery

ROUTE
Departing of the path at the fire hydratant below the cemetery of Montgros.
After 10 min, arrived on a clear area, set to the right until you arrived on a tarred road. Take to the left up to a pathway (at the left of the fire hydratant) and follow the road
sign Vallon du Clarel, Tourettes sur Loup.
After 45 min, at the junction, take the path to the right. Arrived in a clearing area, follow the marking and continue to the right after the barrier. Below, st to the right (road sign
La Colle sur Loup). Arrived at the barrier, continue straight ahead (follow sign DFCI P4). You cross the enclosure of a old sheepfold,
then continue to the right (follow sign DFCI P13). You are back on the road close to the fire hydrant. Return by the same route

Hiking from la Colle to Tourrettes sur Loup

ROAD ACCESS
Park at the Montgros’ cemetery

ROUTE
Departing of the path at the fire hydratant below the cemetery of Montgros.
After 10 min, arrived on a clear area, set to the right until you arrived on a tarred road.
Take to the left up to a pathway (at the left of the fire hydratant) and follow the road sign Vallon du Clarel, Tourettes sur Loup.
After 45 min, at the junction, take the descent on the left to the stream. Cross it, then take to the right and join the road. Set to the left (road sign Tourrettes sur Loup) cross a residential zone up to a small bridge.
Cross it, set to the left and arrived at a junction, take on the right. Arrived top of the orad, follow the direction Tourrettes sur Loup (panel on a phone post). Set to the right on
a stone path (yellow marks on the ground). You arrived at the foot of Tourrettes sur Loup village by big stone steps.
Return: Possible with the bus n°510 A and then bus n°400 (from Vence).
Return back following the same itinerary until the junction after the stream where you will take the path going up, on the left.
Continue to arrive in a clearing. Follow the mark up to the barrier and continue to the right. Set then to the right (road sign La Colle-sur-Loup) Arrived at the barrier,
continue straight ahead (follow sign DFCI P4).
You cross the enclosure of a old sheepfold, then continue to the right (follow sign DFCI P13). You are back on the road close to the fire hydrant. Return by the same route.