Distance: 4 km
Duration (average) : 1h
Level: Suitable for beginners
Level: Green Level - Easy
Elevation: 110 D +
Departure: Coublevie
Yellow paint markings and directional posts at the main intersections (if there is no marking, stay on the main road)
In the countryside, In the forest
Recommended period (s): Autumn, Summer, Winter, Spring

Visitor alert: 
The Bois des Chartreux hike is impacted by the partial closure of the Tracou rural road (from May 20 to September 17, 2024) for repair work on a gas pipe. Pedestrian traffic is nevertheless restored every weekend and during non-construction periods.


Need to stretch your legs? Of a digestive stroll? A little family trip? This small loop in the forest will delight hikers of all ages all year round.

The budding return of spring, a cool break in summer, pretty colors in autumn or a little ride in the snow ... this loop is perfect for an observation of the forest environment in all weathers.

The stages of the circuit:
- Bret Gorge
- The Traverses
- Crosses of the crosses (Round trip)
- The Traverses
- Gonsolloniere
- Chartreux wood
- Bret Gorge

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Free access.

Home of animals

  • Animals accepted: not communicated


Departure car park: roadside car park, on the road to Saint-Julien.

Our contact details

Carthusian wood

Departure from Les Gorges du Bret car park

38500 Coublevie

Getting to the starting point