Walking, Trekking

The Gardon gorges, a biosphere reserve, are a hiker's paradise. In addition to major crossings such as the Voie Régordane (GR 700), the Chemin Urbain V (GR 63) or the great crossing of the Gard (GR 6), many country trails are within your reach. Click on the title to obtain the topo-guide or the map of the hike that interests you ... find out more

Climbing and via ferrata

A stone's throw from Nîmes, Russan is a perfect cliff for climbing in winter. Located in a meander of the Gardon, the cliff is sheltered from the wind and warmed by the sun. A very popular cliff a few years ago, Russan is making a comeback in the hearts of climbers, and it is well deserved. Really no need to go to Spain to seek the sun in winter, Russan welcomes us just as well! The weather forecast had predicted it: sun, sun and sun! A wind to decorate the oxen too, but the cliff is completely sheltered. Bring shorts and T-shirt to climb! ... read more

Canoe Kayak

In spring and autumn, the Gardon which flows near the Gîte des Figourières allows a canoe-kayak descent. From Russan, to Pont-Saint-Nicolas or Collias and why not to Pont-du-Gard. ... read more


The moderate and varied reliefs of our region allow a large choice of routes for mountain bikes and for all levels. Our accommodation can accommodate your group of cycle tourists and / or mountain bikers with a large garage to store bikes ... read more

Potholing - Spelunking

Among the range of outdoor activities offered in the Gard, find here the activities relating to the underground world ... ... read more


The Gorges du Gardon have received the Unesco Biosphere Reserve Label since 2016. A future Garrigues Natural Park is under construction and you can discover its flora by subscribing to the Facebook group: Botanique du Parc Naturel des Garrigues .... find out more