Artouste Little Train

Petit train d'Artouste

Artouste Little Train, the highest in Europe, gives you the original and unique opportunity to access the wonders of Nature in the mountain. This excursion lasts 3h30hr.

The cable car by the lake of Fabrèges will take you to an altitude of 2,000 m. Then the little train, on the mountain side will unveil an extraordinary landscape up to the Artouste dam. There, a short walk will lead you to the lake of Artouste where you will be able to take advantage of a relaxing moment admiring the Pyrenean landscapes.

Open from end of May until end of september 2009.

Information & Booking :

Altiservice 64 440 Artouste-Fabrèges
Tel. +33.5 59 05 36 99 – Fax +33.5 59 05 45 64
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Discovery of the natural area of the lake of Castet

At the lake of Castet, a vast range of leisure activities are available: rambles, mountain biking or pony trekking, boat rides or canoeing… Museum dedicated to the life in the “saligue” (local word designating the typical marshy areas vegetation of the Pau mountain stream) … Games and swings – Food.

A warm and convivial welcome awaits you as well as numerous events and services: daily themed outings with an accompanying person in the mountain and day or evening activities.

Information :
Maison du Lac – 64 260 Bielle – Tel. +33.5 59 82 64 54 / +33.5 59 82 66 50

Lac de castet
Lac de Castet

Chair lift in Gourette

The 6-seater chair lift in Cotch takes you to an altitude of 2,000 m to discover the superb panoramas of the cirque of Gourette and is the start of beautiful rambles in high mountain.

Information et booking :
EPSA : Tel. +33.5 59 05 12 60

Visit of a peat bog and tasty picking

Discover an exceptional natural environment with the very unique flora and fauna of a peat bog (sphagna, carnivorous plants, droseras) grazed by a few Highland cows.
We grown our own fruit: come and pick your own blueberries, raspberries, redcurrants, blackcurrants and blackberries at the farm.

Information :
Les Jardins d’Ossau – 2 chemin de Départ – 64 260 Buzy – Tel. +33.5 59 21 05 71