Walks and hikes

Small villages, high-altitude lakes, majestic ridges, summering herds, abundant mountain wildlife. Here everything is authentic

For everything you need to know about reading the signposting, preparation, emergency numbers, the hiker’s charter, equipment, evaluating a route, encountering animals and ticks, weather and biodiversity, consult the booklet “réussir sa randonnée” produced by the Comité Départemental de Randonnée Pédestre de l’Ariège.

Ariège's little extras
Book your mountain vacation,

Book your mountain vacation for hiking in unspoilt natural surroundings, for outdoor and white-water activities, for visits to must-see tourist sites such as the Grotte de Niaux and the Parc de la Préhistoire... In winter, skiing, snowboarding, skating, snowshoeing, tobogganing and dog sledding are all on offer from Ax 3 Domaines to Beille, via Ascou and Le Chioula or Mijanés and Goulier... All year round, enjoy the benefits of thermal water for spa treatments at Ax-les-Thermes or Ussat-les-Bains, or relax at the Bains du Couloubret. The history and heritage of our mountains, pastoralism and local produce will add to your stay with unforgettable experiences... Don't miss the festivals and major events, and take advantage of the many activities for the whole family all year round... The Ariege Pyrenees, your bubble of oxygen destination!