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Photos from Mont Pelat (3050m), Ubaye, Alpes de Haute Provence, Southern France

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Photos from a mountain hike to Mont Pelat (3050m), in the natural park of Mercantour (Alpes de Haute Provence, Southern France), where dogs are prohibited, even if they don't east marmottes ;-). Departure: bridge of the Grande Cayolle, which is on the road from Barcelonnette to the Col de la Cayolle after Bayasse, where the Ravin de la Grande Cayolle joins the torrent de Bachelard. Elevation difference 1150m.

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1: Le Mont Pelat (3050m), end of July 2000, via the Grande Cayolle valley.
2: Illustration of the climb via Pas de la Grand Barre (2782m) from the Grande Cayolle valley
3: View north from Pas de la Grand Barre (2782m)
4: View north-north-east: Le Cimet (3020m)
5: View north from Pas de la Grand Barre, near Trou de l'Aigle
6: Lac du Trou de l'Aigle (2672m)
8: view north-east Le Téton (2969m), Col de Talon (2678m), Le Cimet (3020m)
9: Break at Grande Barre, view east
10: we appraoch La Montagne de l'Avalanches (2729m), les Tours du Lac, et le Lac d'Allos (2230m)
13: At arrival on the summit of Mont Pelat, one can see Le Cimet (3020m)
14: southview Le Lac d'Allos (2230), La Grande Tour (2745m), la montagne de l'Encombrette.
15: view east-east-north: La Grande Séolane (2909m)
16: Col des Esbeliousses (2498m) and Ravin de la Grande Cayolle show us the parking below la Grande Cayolle
17: Southview
18: View east Trou de l'Aigle (2961m) et Pointe côte de l'Ane (2916m)
19: Maybe at the horizon that's la Tête de Moïse (3104m)
20: Back down from Pas de la Grand Barre
21: Finally the photographer 'gd'

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