The valleys around Ax-Les Thermes have more 450 km of marked trails – the perfect way to explore the unspoilt countryside.

Some sites are accessible although they are protected natural areas; others have been specially developed for sporting or leisure activities.

Do you enjoy walking, trekking or a bit of a challenge? There are different walking and hiking trails of varying levels of difficulty. For experienced hikers, the GR10 long distance footpath which links the Mediterranean to the Atlantic via the Pyrenees, and the GR107, also called the “chemin des bonshommes” offer a number hiking trails through surrounding valleys, ideal for exploring the magnificent flora, remarkable fauna and magnificent landscapes of the Ariège region.

Many other sporting and outdoor activities are on our doorstep, including:

  • Paragliding
  • Tree-top adventure trails
  • Canoe-Kayaking
  • Climbing
  • Via ferrata
  • Horse-riding
  • Climb trees

Also check out the following pages Ariège ski holidays, Ax les Thermes, Ariège thermal baths