La Venise Verte - disabled sports info
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La Venise Verte - disabled sports info

Coulon, Coulon
11.27 km Distance
30 m Positive elevation
31 m Negative elevation
14 m Max. altitude
Easy Difficulty
Closed Unmarked route

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Description

This circuit will immerse you in the enchanting atmosphere of the famous Green Venice, it will allow you to discover the marvels of the Marais poitevin, a unique ecosystem in the heart of unspoiled nature.

The departure is from the village of Coulon, renowned as the capital of the Marais poitevin. From the first steps, you will be surrounded by the winding canals and calm stretches of water that characterize this region. The lush vegetation, consisting mainly of verdant meadows and majestic willows, creates a landscape of exceptional beauty.

Throughout the course, you will cross canals thanks to the percelles which will be on your way but also narrow paths which wind along the canals. Mainly a flat circuit but also with hilly segments.

This 11 km course is suitable for all levels, including people with disabilities. It is labeled by the French Handisport Federation.

Whether you are a seasoned athlete or an occasional trail lover, you can fully enjoy this getaway in the heart of nature.

Let yourself be seduced by the unique adventure offered by this circuit and enjoy total immersion in the beauty and tranquility of the Marais poitevin throughout your race.

 

* This course is also accessible to people with disabilities and has been awarded the Fédération Française Handisport label.

The On Piste team and the FFH went to the course to collect additional information allowing you to better prepare your outing: width of the tread, presence of obstacles and information relating to the footing. Find all this information directly on the route map by clicking on the icons i.

Other additional information: Restriction of the bandwidth on the arrival footbridge at La Garette. An accompaniment to cross the steep slope of the first footbridge may be necessary, particularly in case of wet weather.

Download the On Piste app and let yourself be guided throughout the course.

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