Access to the forest massifs in Gardanne

Access to the forest massifs of Gardanne, Montaigué and l’Etoile.

The access to the forest is regulated by a prefectoral order, valid in the whole territory of Bouches-du-Rhône. A fine may be imposed for any

  • The access is forbidden from the 1st of June to the 30th of September. Nevertheless the access is allowed from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. if the weather is favourable. For any further information during the summer period, call on 0811201313 (+33811201313)
  • The access is allowed the rest of the year except if the signs forbid it.

Respect winemakers and farmers, don’t pick their products.

Respect wildlife and plant life, admire the plants, the trees, observe the animals and know how to coexist with them. Don't degrade, don't disturb.

Don't throw away things or detritus.

Don't smoke or start a fire.


The rules in force:

Orange : Access to the forest ALLOWED

Red : Access to the forest ONLY ALLOWED from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Black  : Access to the forest FORBIDDEN