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France
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Alpes-Maritimes
Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée / Rimplas / Valdeblore / Saint-Martin-Vésubie
Moyenne Tinée
Parc National du Mercantour, zone périphérique
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A Tarred or paved road
B Dirt track
C Mule trail
D Mountain trail
E Equipped trail (cables, ladders)
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D58 St Sauveur-sur-Tinée » St-Martin-Vésubie
  |   6h05   |   19 km   |   1276 m   |   769 m

This stage leaves St-Sauveur-sur-Tinée on the GR® 5 to reach the Valdeblore valley and its hamlets (Rimplas, La Bolline, La Roche then St-Dalmas and the La Colmiane resort), before dipping on the GR® 52A down to the fortified medieval village of St-Martin-Vésubie, capital of the “Niçois Switzerland” and stage destination.

Point Segment
Name Services Information Marking
St Sauveur-sur-Tinée
495 m
| BD  4.9 km / 1h40
Rimplas
1014 m
| C  4 km / 1h10
La Bolline
1039 m
| BC  3.4 km / 1h00
St-Dalmas-Valdeblore
1296 m
| BC  1.8 km / 0h45
Col St-Martin (La Colmiane)
1506 m
| D  4.9 km / 1h30
St-Martin-Vésubie
989 m
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  • Thierry M. - 2013-11-22
    Monaco - Trieste

    From St Martin it goes up to Col Saint Martin at the ski resort area before going down smoothly in Vallee de la Tinee, catching up with GR5 in St Dalmas

    Plenty of food and water available during that stage

    It is easy to reach St sauveur de Tinee (cheap gite municipal available in St sauveur) from St Martin

    St Martin Vesubie - Roure :7h10 of walking

    http://viaalpina2013.wordpress.com/2013/06/14/day-4-st-martin-vesubie-roure/

    From St sauveur de Tinee to Roure there is only a +500m to reach Roure gite. only an extra hour walk from St sauveur
Last update : 2013-02-06