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Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau)

Fontainebleau, France
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This 49,000-acre forest is one of the biggest in France.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Fontainebleau, France
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

There is an exceptional amount of bouldering to be done in this Forrest. We spent a solid 4 days climbing and have barely scratched the surface! Lots of great shaded areas for lunch and the paths/circuits are all reasonably self explanatory. The problems are tough...More

Thank Lianne S
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Bouldering here is awesome! Can't recommend it highly enough for any climbers out there. Take a car as it's needed to make the most out of it.

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

So many interesting places to visit in forest with gorges and rocks and sandy areas. Teens were eager to bounce and climb rock to rock, finding strange shapes and nooks in the boulders. Ancient trees and sandy ground add to the uniqueness

Thank Willie129
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The forest is so easy to get to from the train station, literally right across the street. There are tons of different trails. If you're needing a break from the city, this place will definitely give you you're full of nature!

Thank Raina B
Reviewed 19 November 2016

My boyfriend rock climbed here about 4 years ago and has never shut up about it, so we went back this November and made sure to do a climbing outing. Even though it snowed the day before and we had some light rain, there were...More

Thank sehow
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This wasn't a forest in the sense I've known others. The part we visited was filled more with large rocks than trees, but what unfolded was my first experience of rock climbing at a "beginner" level. My chance to rapell off the face of a...More

1  Thank Patty8888
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Had a great afternoon walking in the forest and scrambling over the boulders ! We parked at parking des gorges de Franchard which was free and provided great access to a football walk to a nice view point and back. Paths were mainly sandy and...More

1  Thank Heather H
Reviewed 23 August 2016

What an unusual spot! We did one of the sign posted walks through the forest with our 7 & 10 year olds. It was fabulous, as the walk took us through the boulders, and past little caves and ended with a superb view of the...More

Thank Kit557
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I spent ages wondering whether to go here. We have plenty of forests back at home so I wasn't sure whether we would really get a whole lot out of it. Firstly, the tourist office in Fontainebleau itself is really good - we drove in...More

1  Thank MrsHManchester
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent forest. We went trekking in a group. Climbed a small hill with in the forest. Next day went on bicycle thru the forest as well.

Thank Vikram_akkin
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