Walking, Hiking, Biking, Climbing & Caving

Sentier de Bonnac
A 4km or a 7 km walk. Panoramic views of Pamiers, Ariege and the Pyrenees. Discover the chateau dUsson, a restored wash house, a draw bridge, a Roman church and a water tower dating from Napoleon 111
Sentier VTT de Saverdun
12 km ride through the forests, starting in the Bonnac woods, Ariege. Offers panoramic views of the Pyrenees.
Cheval en Pyrenees
Horse trekking in the Pyrenees on local Merens Castillon horses. English spoken by one of the equestrian guides. Located at the Ferme Equestre du Soularac in Roumengoux (09)
Walks Plus
Company organising activity breaks and holidays during the months of June, September and October. Walking, biking and other "softivities" for groups of six or more in the Haute-Ariege area around Ax-les-Thermes (09). Based in Alicante (Spain).
Cycling Holidays and Mountain Biking
Numerous sign-posted tracks and trails available throughout the Gers department. Brochure of hiking, mountain biking and cycling routes available on request.
Sentier de Cailloup sur le chemin de Pamiers
9.5 km walk in the Ariege. Visit the Abbaye du Vieux Saint Antonin.
Arize2roues Bike Rental
Bike rental and repair open year round. In La Bastide de Serou, Ariege between Foix and St Girons (09).
Bureau de Sports Nature
Rental of VTT and VTC all year. Accompanied day trips for 6-8 people by reservation. Organised trips over several days available in April to October by reservation. Located in Bouzies.
Sentier de Saint-Michel
5 km walk offering a panoramic view of the Pyrenees. Discover the two bells of the church, classified as historical monuments of the Ariege.
Sentier de Brie
5 km walk at the bottom of the Pyrenees. Historical monuments found in the forests of the Ariege.
Sentier de Saint-Martin-dOydes
2.7 km walk taking in interesting sites such as the fountain of Saint-Anastase and the bastide village of Saint-Martin dOydes with its circular medieval architecture. Located in the Ariege (09).
Les Cavaliers des Etoiles
Horse trekking across the Ariege and the Pyrenees and cross border. Treks last between three and twelve days. Based in Dun (09).
Horse trekking on Pyrenean horses for a day or up to ten days across the Pyrenees. At the ferme equestre de Garrabes in Le Port (09).
Sentier des Pujols, Arvigna et Les Issards
8.5 or 10 km walks. Visit the classified church of Pujols, the water source in Avigna and the frescos in the Issard church. Located in the Ariege.
Sentier du Carlaret-Ludies
3.4 km walk taking you through fields and woods ending at Caralet in Ludies, Ariege. Suitable for children.
La Speleologie
Caving, geological discovery, underground diving, canyoning, palaeontology. Run by the speleo-club de Gascogne, Lectoure.
Potential Energy
Tailored health, fitness plans for the over 40s. Also available are residential active holidays include walking cycling and fitness (09).
Toulouse Hash House Harriers
If you enjoy running or walking in a completely non-competitive way then give the Toulouse Hash a try. They meet the 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month. After the run drinks and snacks are consumed. Check the website for directions and precise dates.
Circuit Villages Fleuris et Richesse Historique
Starting in Condom, walking to Caussens and Blaziert, Roquepine, Berault, Valence and Cassaigne, discovering historical buildings, canal locks and pretty villages.
Hiking tour organiser across the world. Many tours in the Midi Pyrenees. Based in London (UK).
Sentier de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle
32 km walk at the foot of the Pyrenees. Historical monuments, forests. Part of the St Jaques de Compostelle trail, Ariege.
World Walks
Company offering hiking tours round the world but including tours through the Midi Pyrenees. Based in Cheltenham (UK).
La Balaguere
Hiking company offering centre based hiking, historic trails and lightweight treks. On route du Val dAzun in Arrens Marsous (65).
English and French speaking company in the foothills of the Pyrenees offering road cycling and mountain biking holidays, together with bike hire and accommodation. Based in Bertren (65).
La Randonnee Rurale
A walking group in the Tarn. Members come from an area of north Tarn within about 30 kilometres of Castelnau de Montmiral. The web site lists future and past walks and advice for organizing walks. New walkers welcome. (81)
Sentier de Castelmascart
14 km walk above Pamiers, Ariege. Part of the Saint Jacques de Compostelle route.
La Haille Gîtes
Accommodation and two qualified Initiateurs with the FFCT. Hundreds of kilometres of cross country tracks and trails suitable for all levels of cycling. Located in Villefranche dAstarac (32)
Les randonnes autour de Vic
More than 80 kms of trail, divided into 1h30, 2h and 3h walks. Passing through various villages en route. Starts in Vic Fezensac, Gers.
Gascony Hash House Harriers
Hashes take place within a 100km radius of Auch. Family event taking place on a Sunday. Based in Seissan (Gers).
Sentier de Saverdun
4 km walk starting in Saint-Quirc, Ariege and traversing 4 villages.
Gascon Cycling Tours
Single center guided cycling holidays for all levels and ages.