Vercors horse riding south of France
HORSE RIDING IN THE VERCORS


The Vercors, between Alps and Provence, is a vast wild limestone plateau and has long been difficult to access. Only a few mule tracks allowed climbing and entering this massif. A climatic crossroads between the Provence and the Alps: the variety of landscapes, fauna and flora protected by the Vercors Natural Park, make this region a paradise for riders. During the Second World War, the Vercors maquis was an important base for the French Resistance who took refuge in the Vercors massif, considered to be a real natural fortress ! A great historical and wild country for incredible horseback trail rides with breathtaking landscapes ...

    Cap Rando Organization : Trips organized by Cap Rando in Provence with our guides and horses
    In line progressive trail rides
    Level 3 :You must be able to walk, trot, canter and gallop outdoor
    In dormitories or bedrooms
    From: 1350€
    Horseback Riding Trip BETWEEN ALPS AND PROVENCE: THE WILD VERCORS RIDE
    7 days 6 nights 5 day ride or 13 days 12 nights 10 day ride 1 day rest

    The Vercors, a vast limestone plateau has long been inaccessible. Only a few mule trails allowed to penetrate into the mountain. The Maquis du Vercors was a rural Free French resistance ("maquis") group who resisted the 1940-1944 German occupation of France in World War II. The Maquis du Vercors used the prominent scenic plateau known as the massif du Vercors (Vercors Plateau) as a refuge. Many members of the maquis, called "maquisards" died fighting in 1944 in the Vercors Plateau. We will cross the Vercors from the South to the North (part 1), starting from the Provence Drome, up to Autrans between the Drôme and Isère. The week after, from…

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    Cap Rando Organization : Trips organized by Cap Rando in Provence with our guides and horses
    In line progressive trail rides
    The Vercors, a vast limestone plateau has long been inaccessible. Only a few mule trails allowed to penetrate into the mountain. The Maquis du Vercors was a rural Free French …
    7 days 6 nights 5 day ride or 13 days 12 nights 10 day ride 1 day rest
    From:
    1350€
    Level 3 :You must be able to walk, trot, canter and gallop outdoor
    In dormitories or bedrooms
    Départ Destination Titre From Infos Durée
    - Vercors BETWEEN ALPS AND PROVENCE: THE WILD VERCORS RIDE 1350€ PARTIE 1 7 days 6 nights 5 day ride or 13 days 12 nights 10 day ride 1 day rest
    - Vercors BETWEEN ALPS AND PROVENCE: THE WILD VERCORS RIDE 2500€ INTEGRALE 7 days 6 nights 5 day ride or 13 days 12 nights 10 day ride 1 day rest
    - Vercors BETWEEN ALPS AND PROVENCE: THE WILD VERCORS RIDE 1350€ PARTIE 2 7 days 6 nights 5 day ride or 13 days 12 nights 10 day ride 1 day rest