This hike to Mont Fourcat is one of the great classics of the Ariège Pyrenees. Beginning in the forest, it rises in more grassy parts to reach the summit at more than 2000 meters. Throughout the ascent, you can admire a wide panorama.
From Tarascon sur Ariège, take the D618 towards Mercus. In the village of Mercus, turn right onto the D61 which will lead you to Croquié. When entering the village, take the track to the left as far as the Brougues car park from where the start will take place.
South of Ariège, on the border with Andorra, are the Ariège Pyrenees. Between mountainous landscapes and activities, there are many [...]