Cycling path 9 : At the border of the marshes - 14.3 mi

in Saint-Coutant-le-Grand
22.8 km
1h 30min
  • This cycle path passes between the marsh's meadows suitable and the highland sfor cereal crops.

  • Near sources but also halfway between the marsh's meadows suitable for breeding and cereal crops in the highlands, all the conditions are met to optimize the work of the farmer.
  • Difference in height
    147.22 m
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
Points of interest
1 The church of Saint-Constant
2 The Logis du Péré
2km from the village, you will discover this magnificent Renaissance dwelling, fortified on a square plan, framed by high walls punctuated by massive round towers, one of which contains a chapel and the other a dovecote. This building is now a gastronomic hotel-restaurant.
3 The church of Saint-Pierre de Lussant
4 La Pillette: The Saint Lucia Fountain
In the commune of Moragne is the Sainte Lucie spring, known since Gallo-Roman times. Legend has it that it has the power to restore sight to those who have lost it.
5 Moragne: A high point
The highest point in the area (63m), it overlooks the Muron marsh and the Breuil-Magné islands. The discovery of numerous tools dating from the Neolithic period attests to a human presence from prehistoric times. The church, its cemetery and a dwelling remain from the medieval village. Oaks were planted here to supply the Rochefort Arsenal with masts.
147 meters of difference in height
  • Start altitude : 23 m
  • End altitude : 20 m
  • Maximum altitude : 29 m
  • Minimum altitude : 2 m
  • Total positive elevation : 147 m
  • Total negative elevation : -151 m
  • Max positive elevation : 16 m
  • Min positive elevation : -19 m