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Mine du Mois de Mai Trail

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Hiking itinerary in Yaté
4.0 km
Loop
Hiking
1h 30min
Medium
  • This route leads to the site of a small chromite vein exploited at the beginning of the last century. Remains of the aerial ferry are still visible. It goes along mainly under vegetation cover. Some beautiful viewpoints on the surroundings.

  • FFrandonnée® grading
    * Effort: IBP 39 Fairly easy (light blue)
    * Technical difficulty: Fairly easy (light blue)
    * Risk: low (green)
    * Overall score: Fairly easy (light blue)
  • Departure
    Yaté
  • Location: Parc Provincial de la Rivière Bleue [Blue River Provincial Park], to the North-East of Nouméa by the RP 1, RP 3, in the direction of Pont Pérignon (car park), then shuttle (paying service) or personal mountain bike (26 km A.R.)

    Car park: Pérignon Bridge (GPS: 675 578 – 7 551 735; alt. 173m)

    A mountain bike is useful to reach the start and avoid the approach on foot (11.5 km A.R.).
  • Environment
    • Mountain location
    • Panoramic view
    • In a nature reserve
    • Pond within 5 km
    • Close to GR footpath
    • Lake view
    • Forest location
    • Mountain view
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Services
  • Equipment
    • Car park
    • Public WC
    • Sustainable development
    • Outhouse
    • Picnic area
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