The GR20 Corsica

The High Level Route

By Paddy Dillon

Guidebook to walking the GR20 through Corsica's high mountains. A challenging trail between Calenzana and Conca that includes hands-on scrambling, the 190km trek can be completed by fit walkers in about two weeks. The guidebook includes high and low-level alternatives, plus extra mountain climbs, and all you need to know for this tough route.

Seasons

Seasons

Possible mid-May to mid-October; June or September is ideal, with July and August being the hottest and busiest months.
Centres

Centres

Calvi, Vizzavona, Porto Vecchio; limited accommodation and facilities on or near the route.
Difficulty

Difficulty

The GR20 is a challenging walk (with scrambling) through isolated mountain terrain for experienced, fit walkers; backpacking throughout.
Must See

Must See

The ascent of Monte Cinto and the ascent of Paglia Orba.
ISBN
9781852848521
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Published
Published
16 Jun 2016
Reprinted
6 Mar 2018
Edition
Fourth
Pages
272
Size
17.2 x 11.6 x 1.5cm
Weight
320g
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Paddy Dillon

Paddy Dillon is a prolific walker and guidebook writer with over 90 guidebooks to his name, and contributions to 40 other titles. He has written extensively for several outdoor magazines and other publications and has appeared on radio and television. Paddy is an indefatigable long-distance walker who has walked all of Britain’s National Trails and several European trails. He has also walked in Nepal, Tibet, Korea, Africa and the Rocky Mountains of Canada and the US. Paddy is a member of the Outdoor Writers and Photographers Guild and President of the Backpackers Club.

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