Start of Season Autumn 2023

Opening Meeting walks Wednesday 4th October 2023.

Our Start of Season walks will all begin at Restaurant La Piscina, Parcent, Following the walks there is an optional meal arranged at the restaurant starting at 1.45pm. You must book if you are having the meal and make your meal choices at least a week in advance.


Cost of the meal including tip is €23 (including tip) for 3 courses, wine, beer or soft drink, and water. Shared starter, Pudding or coffee.  Payment taken on the day. Meeting start point for all walks: Restaurant Piscina, Partida Rampudeta, 03792 Parcent. GPS coordinates : 38.7380364, -0.0750485

For further information about the meal (dietary requirements etc.) please contact Grace Morris
at, or Tel 687570638.

Walk 1- Easy. Start time 10.30am. Leaders: Pat Moss and Peter Greene Tel: 620319797 or email.

Parcent Alcalali Circuit, 9km,150m ascent, 3hrs, E/A. On a mix of paths, forestry tracks, surfaced roads with good open views of the Jalon Valley and surrounding mountains. Dogs on leads at all times.

Walk 2- Moderate. Parcent Les Fonts 14km with Martin Dunkley leading, start time 9.30am

Walk 3- Moderately Strenuous. Start time 9.30am Leader: Eric Ferguson, Tel: 693 754 069, Col de Rates from Parcent, clockwise, 11km, 435m ascent, 3½ hrs, MS/A Beautiful views from the top. Good walk on well established paths and tracks with some rocky, but easy sections. No Dogs .

Fobs will be available at the start of each walk, please bring the €3 donation (exact money will be appreciated). Also leaders will be able to collect fobs to distribute during the walking season. You must pre-book the meal for yourself (and any guests) at least 7days before the event, to book click on the link above.