10 October 2016

Hike for Oct 12

Hike for Oct 12 - Vétheuil - Laroche Guyon- Vétheuil -     About 20 - 22 Km                                       

                                        Oct 12 - Photo Daniel R.

If you'd like to come you must have a car or carpool with someone who does. 
The meeting point will be at Mantes la Jolie station from where we will depart (unless you’re not picking up anyone & you want to go straight to Vétheuil).  We will leave the cars in Vétheuil . 

Hiking along the ridge of the valley of the Seine, picnic lunch in the garden of the castle of Laroche Guyon then visit of the castle (about 1h ) before returning to Vétheuil. 
The hike can be  shortened to 16k if you return the same way we came (marked path).
Bring your picnic lunch.

Info about the castle: Price : 7.80 €/p, 7.10 € for group > 10 p or 6.10 € if > 20 p.    http://www.chateaudelarocheguyon.fr/heading/heading19563.html


Meeting at Mantes la Jolie station on the Mantes la Ville side of the tracks at 8:45 for the cars. Getting to Mantes by train from Paris:  St Lazare Station at 8:20 (train #13103 to Rouen), arriving at Mantes at 8:51.  Meet the drivers on the Mantes la Ville side of the station

Remember that you need personal accident and liability insurance to participate in a hike.