GRR2 trek in reunion island best hike of reunion

Famous GRR2 trek You dream about crossing Reunion Island on the famous GRR2? We describe our itinerary in details in this article! A great adventure with landscapes more beautiful one from the other. And you can see below an short extract of our trip in our video! Cross Reunion Island on foot In many guides, the GRR2 trek in generally composed in 12 stages. But everyone is free to make is own itinerary! From our side, we did it in 9 stages, so 9 days…Continue Reading “GRR2 trek – hike in La Reunion”

Roche Plate Marla hike during our grr2 day 5 in La Reunion.

GRR2 Day 5: Roche Plate>Marla, all details about this part of one of the best trek in Reunion island. Our last night in Mafate during the GRR2. GRR2 Day 5 North to South Roche Plate>Marla Duration: 4h30 Distance: 10,42 km High Elevation: 902 meters high / 441 meters down Markings: Good / How is the path: Good The GRR2 normally passes through Le Bronchard and La Nouvelle, but spending the nights in a tent, we preferred to go through Trois Roches to take a “swimming”…Continue Reading “GRR2 Day 5: Roche Plate>Marla”

Cayenne Roche Plate, a wonderful stage of our grr2 day 4

GRR2 Day 4: Cayenne>Roche Plate, all details about this part of one of the best trek in Reunion island. Still walking in Mafate since day 2… GRR2 Day 4 North to South Cayenne > Roche Plate Duration: 4h40 Distance: 10,26 km High Elevation: 1045 meters high / 439 meters down Markings: Good / How is the path: Good 1/3) Cayenne > Ilet de Lataniers We start this new day with a good breakfast and a pretty view on Cayenne village and on La rivière des…Continue Reading “GRR2 Day 4: Cayenne>Roche Plate”

Aurere > Cayenne in Mafate, our grr2 day 3.

GRR2 Day 3: Aurère>Cayenne, all details about this part of the best trek in Reunion island. GRR2 Day 3 North to South Aurère>Cayenne Duration: 5h30 Distance: 12,58 km High elevation: 683 meters high / 1100 meters down Markings: Good / How is the path: Good Stop in Aurère before start We pack our staff and walk 10 minutes up to Aurère (about 700 meters). Arriving in the village we put a leash our dog, Huaca. Water: Yes. 100 meters after the bakery, in front of the…Continue Reading “GRR2 Day 3: Aurère>Cayenne”

Our GRR2 Day 2, great hike in Reunion Island.

GRR2 Day 2: Dos d’âne > Aurère, certainly the best hike in Reunion Island. GRR2 Day 1, from North to South Dos d’âne > Aurère (Mafate) Duration: 5h45 Distance: 15,35 km High elevation: 815 meters high / 893 meters down Markings: Good / How is the path: Good Dos d’Âne parking > start of the hike: From Dos d’Âne’s parking, you’ll have to walk 3 km on the road to go to the hike’s start that goes to 2 Bras (west entrance of Mafate). As we…Continue Reading “GRR2 Day 2: Dos d’âne > Aurère”

grr2 day 1, best trek in reunion island

GRR2 Day 1 from North to South Saint-Denis (Camp Mamode) > Dos d’âne Duration: 5h40 Distance: 13,72 km High elevation: 878 m high / 942 m down Markings: Bon How is the path: Good, the portion between Roche Ecrite gite and Dos d’Âne has even been restaured at the time we did the GRR2. GRR2 Day 1: Start from Camp Mamode For this GRR2 Day 1 we decide to start from Camp Mamode. Indeed, the path from La Providence (city) was not that fun. And…Continue Reading “GRR2 day 1: Saint-Denis > Dos d’âne”