Distance: 1,3 km
Duration (average) : 00h
Level: Very easy
Elevation: 32 D +
Departure: FABREZAN
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Departure from the loops: from the car park, which is in front of the chapel, go down towards the access path and turn left, on the path below the chapel. There you will find the loop information panel. This charming chapel overlooks a sea of ​​vines at the foot of Alaric. The path runs along a natural garden where cypresses, holm oaks, junipers and pines coexist, combined with scrubland plants, then a garden planted with cacti and flowered with iris and almond trees.


Ranking & labels

  • Vignobles et Découvertes

Points of interest

Your itinerary


IGN map reference (s): IGN 2446 West Capendu


Step 1

Take the path that goes around the chapel to go up to the plateau. Follow the path on the edge (west side) of the plateau, offering views over the plain and the pine forest to the north, first in the open then in the undergrowth of pines and holm oaks.

Step 2

Descend from the plateau by an inclined ramp and follow a path on the hillside, in the middle of the pine plantation. She walks around the plateau, in the direction of a few holm oaks. Alaric, the village of Camplong and the Pyrenees catch the eye.

Step 3

Go around a remarkable large oak tree to access the vineyard by a few steps. Go down along the terraced vineyard towards the small road that you take to the left for about 400 meters. We walk below the plateau with the chapel buildings as a backdrop.

Step 4

Take the wide path on the left to go up towards the chapel. Arrival at the parking lot.

Step 5

To go around the small grove of pines, walk along the car park to the right (west side) then by a path first in the open then in the undergrowth. The high position allows you to once again benefit from remarkable views, both over the village of Fabrezan and the surrounding area. Go back down towards the northern slope and by a few steps, come back on the wide access path to go up towards the car park.

Be careful, the fire risk is often high, especially in summer, and can lead to flower bed closures. Find out before you go consulting the fire risk map for outdoor activities.
Fires strictly prohibited. Do not smoke and never throw cigarette butts in nature. Fires are numerous and catastrophic in our region. In the event of a fire or accident: give alert 18 or 112 from a cell phone.
Protect yourself from the sun and take enough water with you.
Avoid picking flowers and plants. Take all your trash. Close fences and keep dogs on a leash in pasture areas, villages and protected areas.

Mountain bike routes: the routes are often shared with hikers or other users (cars, tractors, etc.). Be careful and always anticipate that a pedestrian may be present around a bend to have time to brake if necessary. Pedestrians have priority in principle, slow down at crossings or stop if the configuration of the terrain requires you to do so.
Thank you and happy hiking!


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