Haute-Savoie (74), Savoie (73), Isere (38) | Hautes Alpes (05), Maritime Alpes (06), Alpes de Haute-Provence (04) | Corsica | Eastern Pyrenees (66), Hautes Pyrenees (65), Andorra, Ariege (09), Haute Garonne (31), Atlantic Pyrenees (64)
Winter started relatively early in 2013. The first permanent snow fell in the first half of October at altitude with a major storm cycle early in November. At lower altitudes there was some snow at the end of October, about 10-15cm but not enough to ski, with more significant snow cover later in November.
Tour behind the houses. First of all climbed to the Rock of Champ Bertin - a huge stone in the fields behind Bernin. You can boulder and climb on this rock which is about 20 meters high. Then climbed the Manival and descended by the single on the right bank.
Posted by davidof on the 2014-04-23
Climb the left bank of the Manival stream following a good jeep track to the to the Manival Forest Cabin (open, unguarded) at 870m. The track is very steep for 50 meters. Climb pass the Cabin and cross the river to a singletrack on the right bank.
Posted by davidof on the 23 April 2014