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Why choose a trail at Gorges du Bès?

The Gorges du Bès are located in the Ardèche department, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. They are part of the Ardèche Gorges and are located near the village of Saint-Remèze. The Gorges du Bès are made of limestone rocks and are about 1,5 km long. They are very narrow, with a maximum width of 10 m, and present numerous waterfalls and rapids. The Bès is a torrent that originates in the Vivarais mountains and crosses the Gorges du Bès before flowing into the Ardèche river. This river offers many opportunities for the practice of water sports, such as canoeing or rafting.

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What are the coordinates and address of Gorges du Bès?

Gorges du Bès
15140 Chaudes-Aigues, France

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Starting Point

The trailhead of the Gorges du Bès is located in Saint-Étienne-de-Fontbellon, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. To get there, you have to take the D939 in the direction of Saint-Étienne-de-Fontbellon and park in the parking lot located near the trailhead.

Why visit Gorges du Bès

The Gorges du Bès is a beautiful gorge located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of France. This gorge consists of steep cliffs and impressive rocks that dominate the river. It is also dotted with small waterfalls and deep gorges. The landscape is really splendid and offers a breathtaking view of the surrounding mountains. Moreover, this region is very rich in history and culture. The surrounding villages are charming and full of interesting sights to visit.

Things not to be missed

The best activities to do near Gorges du Bès include hiking, canoeing and fishing. These gorges offer stunning views of the surrounding mountains.

Activities to do near Gorges du Bès in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes include hiking, canoeing, rafting and mountain biking. Things not to miss include the spectacular scenery and the gorges themselves.

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