Cabrieres-D'avignon, Gordes, Lagnes

MTB no.43 - From the cedar forest to the Croix de Lagnes





Very easy





Positive elevation

242 meters

Negative elevation

242 meters


Min. 138 meters

Max. 258 meters

  • circuit
  • variante
  • voie verte
  • liaison

Departure / Arrival

Parking de la Mairie - Cabrières d'Avignon / Parking de la Mairie - Cabrières d'Avignon


Parking de la Mairie - Cabrières d'Avignon


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GPX track

The tourist service at Cabrières-d'Avignon :

This mountain bike loop is short and sweet, crossing the rocky slopes of the Monts-de-Vaucluse before tackling the more difficult neighbouring circuits.
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Things to see on your way: the cedar forest planted in 1860, the Lagnes cross, the “Mur de la Peste” (plague wall) which acts as a testimonial to the fight against the plague in 1721, the Saint-Eusèbe Chapel, dating back to the beginning of the 16th century, then the 11th and 12th century Chateau, ancient washhouses, fountains, and narrow streets of Cabrières d'Avignon.
Caution: Control your downhill speed; you are not alone on these paths!
Route Variation: the trip can be extended by following circuit n°45 ''La pierre au fil du temps'', but it is a step higher in terms of effort and technical difficulty!"

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public transport

Consult the Zou bus network


Town hall car park - Cabrières d'Avignon

To be noted

Caution: Control your downhill speed, you are not the only person on these paths! 

Check your equipment before departure
The day before your trip, check access to the massif in case of fire risk
T. +(33)
In case of fire, call 18 or 112

If you notice a problem on one of the Provence cycling routes report it with the Suricate app!:
Access to the massifs
Respect the regulations preserving protected natural areas – find out about restrictions to accessing the massifs during fire risk periods, from 15 June to 15 September.
Before heading out, check the website

In short

To discover en route:
  • The cedar forest planted in 1860
  • The Croix des Lagnes
  • The Mur de la Peste - witness the sanitary war against the plague of 1721
  • The Saint-Eusèbe Chapel, built at the beginning of the 16th century, and the Castle from the 11th and 12th centuries,
  • Cabrières, Avignon and its old wash-house, alleys and fountains
  • If you are an "expert", it is possible to lengthen the trip by taking the n°45 route ''La pierre au fil du temps'', (blue level)


Parc naturel régional du Luberon
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