Ossau valley montain lakes

lac de bious artigues
Photo Laurent Javelot


Altitude : 1400m.

At the gateway to the National Park, with in the background the majestic Pic du Midi d’Ossau. The walk around the lake takes 1 hour. Numerous excursions are also possible in particular towards the GR10 hiking path and the lakes of Ayous. Walk to be done with the family!

Access : 1 km after Gabas, take the RD 231 road.

Lacs d'Ayous
Photo Francine Magrou


Altitude : 2000 m

From Bious-Artigues, a 5-hr hike in the Pyrenees National Park, in breathtaking landscapes made of crests, passes, summits, … and facing the Pic du Midi d’Ossau. Change of scenery and absolute happiness!

Lac d'Anglas
Photo Francine Magrou


Altitude : 2068 m

Beautiful hike (with steep climb) on the top of the cirque of Gourette. Next to the footpath lay the remains of an old mine exploited in the 19th century.

Le lac d'Artouste - Photo www.lacsdespyrenees.com


Altitude : 2000 m

The trip not to be missed with the ‘little train’ of Artouste.

Excursion departure : from Fabrèges village.

Lac d'Aule
Photo Francine Magrou


Altitude : 2042 m.

National Park hiking circuit.

Lac d'Isabe
Photo Francine Magrou


Altitude : 1 925m.

Lacs du Montagnon
Photo Francine Magrou


Altitude : 2000 m

Lac d'Er
Photo www.lacdespyrenees.com


Altitude : 1765 m.

Lac du Lurien
Photo Francine Magrou


Altitude : 2200 m.

The natural area of Castet Lake

Nature area dedicated to the discovery of life in humid environments. Numerous leisure activities there: footpaths, boat rides and canoeing, pony trekking …