Verdon Canal and Saint Maxime Chapel is a 9.7 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Quinson, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from April until October.

DISTANCE
9.7 km
ELEVATION GAIN
325 m
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

birding

hiking

nature trips

paddle sports

walking

cave

forest

river

views

wildlife

no dogs

This trail begins along the old Verdon canal system running alongside the Verdon River and leads to the Saint Maxime Chapel. This trail can be turned into a smaller loop or an out and back from the Chapel. Children are not recommended on this journey and dogs are prohibited. Please be sure to bring a flashlight or headlamp as there will be some dark canyons and caves to pass through. There will be certain portions of the journey that could be closed off to protect the bats living in this area.

2 months ago

pretty and enjoyable. nice views and the water at the bottom of the gorge is so tempting to jump in. if I go back I'd make sure I have swim shorts with me..