Ascent of Signal d'Ecouves on 2009-08-17
|Others in Party:||Jill Stone|
|Date:||Monday, August 17, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||413 m / 1355 ft|
Ascent Trip ReportThe highest point in Orne and Basse-Normandie. Latest IGN mapping gives the height as 413m, therefore this is second to Mont des Avaloirs in north-west France. The 'borne geodesique' & highpoint are in woods a couple of hundred metres down an easy track south-west of the parking area at Carrefour de la Verrerie (which itself is on a minor road west of the junction of the D26 and D226 at the Carrefour de la Croix de Médavy). You might need a map +/- GPS to find it!
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||11 m / 36 ft|
| Trailhead:||Carrefour de la Verrerie 402 m / 1319 ft|
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