Stage island of DESIRADE

Stage 1 - La Desirade 20 km - 419 m Elevation gain + - 15 30 hours Start 
A romantic and picturesque route, along the coastline. The path climbs to the ridge
of the island of Désirade,
La Grande Montagne (275m.) spectacular scenery !
DEPARTURE: Port of Désirade
Start at the port on the coast road (only one road of the island). A very fast warm up
along beautiful beaches sheltered by the reef.
This road ends after 7km. Continue to
the weather station to run round
 two headlands.
Run on volcanic outcrops, between cacti and iguanas ... The route takes you back
on the road where it forks right on the road that climbs the Grande Montagne.
 Here you will cross the island on the top of the ridge, and follow about 5 km
of undulating tracks until you reach the summit of the mountain.
At the chapel (KM19) you start your descent towards the sea. 

Table d'orientation
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