Ascent of the rock of Solutré

The Solutré rock is a famous rock located in South Burgundy.

The Solutré rock (la roche de Solutré in French) is a hill in the south of Burgundy. You can't miss it, it has a very uncommon shape. The hike begins in the parking lot and then you go to the top of the rock of Solutré. It will take you one hour to reach the top of the hill. The path is well maintained after 15 minutes the path becomes steeper.

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Difficulty: difficulty
Duration: 2 h.

The Solutré Rock

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The Solutré Rock
The Solutré Rock is occupied by humans for more than 55,000 years. The archaeologists have found hundreds of bones of animals at the foot of the rock.

The parking

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The parking
Parking is free, the Museum of prehistory and the shops are located a few meters away.

View of the surrounding area

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View of the surrounding area

The trail

The trail
Near the car park, the trail is very well maintained.

The departure

The departure

The ascent

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The ascent
The ascent is relatively long

Vergisson Rock

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Vergisson Rock
The rock of Vergisson is another rock that look like the rock of Solutré.

The Solutré Rock

The Solutré Rock

Arrival at the top of the Roche de Solutré

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Arrival at the top of the Roche de Solutré
The Roche de Solutré was a good place to hunt for the prehistoric men.
Departure point (Google Maps)

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