Monts de Guéret Nature Sports Station

At the heart of a natural territory, its green forests, its meadows, the Creuse and Gartempe rivers, its streams and its ponds, the Sports Nature Station of the Monts de Guéret welcomes you all year round to let its expression your desires for freedom, oxygen, the practice of physical activities in the great outdoors and immersion in a preserved environment.

A multitude of outdoor sports activities, for everyone!

By the richness of its ecosystems and its exceptional biodiversity, the territory of the Monts de Guéret knows how to amaze you and helps you decompress away from the stress of dense urban areas.
By browsing our many routes and activity spots, you will share unforgettable memories with your friends or family during a hike, a mountain bike, a horse, a canoe, in the trees, on the viaduct or even after a flight over the Creuse river.
With its "land", "water", "air" activities and the discovery of its natural heritage, the Monts de Guéret guarantee you a total and regenerating change of scenery for the pleasure of all: children, adults, sportsmen, nature lovers, time for a green trip with friends or family.

Mountain biking and road cycling

Spread over the entire territory, in the heart of the green hills of Chabrières, Maupuy, Puy des 3 Cornes and across country roads, the FFC mountain bike site of Monts de Guéret awaits you on more than 720 km of marked circuits, maintained and secure. You will ride at your own pace on trails adapted to your level of practice.

You want to discover the mountain bike routes in the Monts de Guéret, go to our dedicated page :The FFC mountain bike site of Monts de Guéret

For lovers of biking on the road, the Monts de Guéret Nature Sports Station, with the Creuse Departmental Council, offers 3 local marked loops (15 to 35 km) for a family outing and / or 69 to 136 km (downloadable) for the more athletic. Visit our page dedicated to cycle tourism : Cycling in the Monts de Guéret

Rent your MTB !

The Monts de Guéret Sports Nature Station also offers rental of mountain bikes as well as electrically assisted mountain bikes.


At the heart of the Espace Trail of the Monts de Guéret, cross gorges, mountains and valleys, jump from paths to paths, from stones to roots and explore the magnificent landscapes and green reliefs of the Maupuy and Chabrières massifs.

With 10 specific circuits, 3 marked circuits dedicated to nocturnal practice, 3 different entry doors to the territory and at your disposal specific training routes, one thing is certain, if you like trail running, you will enjoy the Monts de Guéret ! Find out more on the dedicated page : The trail in the Monts de Guéret


With a variable altitude of 300 to 687 m, in the heart of a forest massif of more than 2,500 hectares, in the plain or along the gorges of the Creuse, the Monts de Guéret offer privileged spaces for hiking and Nordic walking. Your walks are also an opportunity to discover an important natural and archaeological heritage while evolving on medium mountain routes.

Hike in the Monts de Guéret : Hiking in the Monts de Guéret

Horse riding

The Monts de Guéret… a land of horses, quiet, for everyone. With or without a mount, take advantage of the equestrian activities offered by professionals in the area : Horse riding in the Monts de Guéret

Take the plunge !

The Monts de Guéret are also dotted with sumptuous rivers and nautical bases. You will then have the opportunity to share unique moments in the midst of exceptional landscapes.

The canoe

Embark on a fun and easy downhill discovery of the Creuse river, dotted with small beaches and windmills of character or sail on our water bodies according to or with the force of the paddles ! Discover the information on our dedicated page : Canoeing in the Monts de Guéret

Leisure bases

In the municipalities of Anzême and Jouillat, the beaches of Péchadoire and Lavaud offer two swimming opportunities in July and August as well as leisure activities in the heart of the Creuse valley. With many improvements made over the past two years, these two beaches offer you many activities near tourist accommodation (camping and lodges). On each of the two sites there is also a bar-restaurant and a picnic area.

Discover all the information on the leisure centers of Anzême, Jouillat and Courtille on our dedicated page : Leisure bases

Take the height !

The Adventure Park of Chabrières

The Chabrières Adventure Park invites you to discover the forest differently. With its 3 courses and its net area, young and old, alone, with family, friends or in a group, you go from tree to tree on thrilling workshops. In all serenity, you evolve in the middle of the conifers of the forest of Chabrières. Emotion, pleasure and thrills guaranteed ! As you listen, you may hear the wolf howling. Find out more on the Chabrières Adventure Park


Want to play the balancing act ? Beginner or confirmed climber, your path is all found in the Monts de Guéret ! The Glénic viaduct is one of three climbing sites in the area. At a height of 19.5 m above the river, it offers you great sensations with its initiation and difficulty routes. Go to the page dedicated to the practice of climbing to find out more : Climbing in the Monts de Guéret

The giant zipline

You start from a platform located 16m above the water level, located on a tree on the Jouillat beach side, in the direction of an arboreal platform on the Anzême beach side before crossing the river again Dig to reach Jouillat beach. Guaranteed sensations ! Find all the practical information here : Jouillat's giant zipline

Discovery and culture

Because the Sports Nature Station is not only sport and we like to enhance our environment and our heritage, it also offers you many discovery activities in the Monts de Guéret. Find the occasional events at the Monts de Guéret Sports Nature Station in our Agenda section : Agenda

Nature Sports Festival 

With its first experience in 2019, the Nature Sports Festival will return in 2020 !

Find the full program of the 2020 Sports Nature Festival on our dedicated page and register !

Nature Sports of Monts de Guéret

Outdoor sports in the Monts de Guéret



Office de Tourisme du Grand Guéret
1, Rue Eugène France
23000 Guéret
05 55 52 14 29