We are situated in a small and wild valley. A small footpath departs from our doorstep and leads you peacefully to a refreshing stream. Right next to our estate, the Stevenson hiking trail (GR 70) and only 1 km away the GR68 trail (around Mount Lozere) as well as GR 43 can be found. We will be happy to inform you about pedestrian shorter walks in the surroundings (PR) and provide you with the necessary documentation.
Ballad towards "les Bondons" Here is a small hike(ride) (approximately 2 hours) to discover a site atypical, steeped in history (big quantity of menhirs) and of legends around the "puechs of Bondons"
Ballad toward "le Tomple" Small hike(ride) to discover a part(party) of the Limestone plateau Méjean, in border of the entrance(entry) of Tarn Gorge which we dominate masterfully (starting point of paragliding)
Ballad around the CFD Built at the beginning of the XXth century, this railroad track abandoned(given up) since 1968 allows to realize ballads very pleasant, on foot or by(on a) bicycle and without made uneven, along the valley of Mimente.
Swimming and water sports
Near the house (800m) you will be able to swim in quiet and pleasant places in the Mimente stream (beware steep and slippery access !)
About 10 km away, the Tarn Gorges are expecting your visit : the best way to discover them is to go canoing or kayaking (numerous renting possibilities on the spot), unless you prefer to go rowing with a small boat through the narrow straits. Anglers will appreciate the Haut Tarn, Tarnon and Mimente streams as well as their tributaries.
Closest places of interest
In the nearby, go and discover :
Le Vallon du Villaret It is a sort of blend between a contemporary art museum and an amusement park. You will be estranged to see games, nature and plastic arts all mixed up in just one spot, giving the site something unique in the world of leisures.
A poetic adventure ! A shared pleasure for the young and the olds.
Utopix Jo Pillet and his family left behind them a visible print of their long and passionate work : Utopix. It is all at once a place to live in and a sculpture with indoor and outdoor exhibition areas, various games, with everything to observe, to discover, to experience.
Cevennes évasion Cevennes Evasion offers a wide range of outdoor activities for small groups that will allow you to discover the Natural Park quietly by doing sport.
One day with Cevennes Evasion consists in...
… having outdoor sports activities
… improving your knowledge on natural environment
… preserving the environment by a controlled and responsible sport practice
L'Aven Armand This cave of the Limestone plateau Méjean shelters a forest of more than 400 stalagmites of which one of the 30 m of top, the biggest stalagmite was known this day in the world.
The Mount Aigoual and the meteorological observatory
Peaking in 1565m of height, the Mount Aigoual offers one most beautiful view of the South of him(it) France: in clear weather, we can distinguish the Alps, Pyrenees and the Mediterranean Sea.
Rises and sunsets can be there somptueux.
The meteorological observatory, which dates 1887, offers in summer a permanent exhibition on the weather report.
The Alps seen by the Mount Aigoual the winter
The monitoring center(observatory) covered with hoarfrost the winter