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Outdoor Activities




Full range of outdoor games and sports, for everybody:

 

> Climbing
The volcanic cliffs offer some great sports climbing routes
In Besse (Lac Pavin), Chambon-sur-Lac (Vallée de Chaudefour), Le Mont-Dore (Capucin and Verrou), St-Nectaire (Le Rivalet)

 

> Horse riding
Horse riding and pony trekking, lessons and riding school

 

> Quad
1.5h, half-day, day rides.
Activities supervised by qualified guides to ensure your safety.

 

> Hot air ballooning
Let the wind take you high above the Sancy. An unusual way of getting a new perspective on the Sancy.

 

> Fishing
Wide variety of fish species (brown and rainbow trout, Arctic char, grayling, pike, etc.) in our rivers, lakes and waters. Different types of fishing, including fly fishing.
Fishing is regulated (the tourist offices will provide you with information).
You can even go 'ice fishing' on the Lac de Guéry, the only place in France where you can try this 'Arctic experience'.

 

> Orienteering
Orienteering routes with permanent markers

 

> Grass sliding
Another way of going downhill: Devalkart, grass skiing, roller skating and skateboarding on all surfaces, Araphao/Trottin'herbe (different types of scooters)

 

> Summer luge
Ride these rapid little carts down an artificial slope; it's the summer luge!

 

> Golf
Mountain golf, in a wooded setting: officially certified 9-hole course (PAR 68) at 2190m altitude for expert golfers or beginners.

 

> Tennis
Courts available

 

> 4X4
Go off in search of adventure in our all-terrain vehicles and discover the nature of our valley. 4x4 introductory course, rides, discovery...

 

> Adventure Park
Travel through the trees with rope ladders, zip-lines, rope bridges and via ferrata

 

> Paragliding
Natural paragliding sites, for those who wish to fly alone. Unsupervised activities.

 

 

 

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