Camping Le Petit Lion des Tourbières
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Hiking is the flagship activity of the Dordogne valley! So during your vacation at camping The Little Lion of the Bogs, all you need is a good pair of walking shoes and you will be free to choose your routes, free to advance at your own pace, free to stop to observe the small heritage and soak up the nature that surrounds you.
Discover the Hiking charter.
Some walks will guide you to waterfalls and cliffs. Others will take you to the heart of the forests. Still others will make you discover the contrasts between wild landscapes and the sumptuous valley of the Dordogne with renowned heritage sites. The paths will open your eyes and multiply the pleasures. You will pass from the wonder of the clear waters of the Dordogne to the harshness of the Causse. You will discover the castles and other buildings built on the rock, on a promontory, overlooking the valley like the guardians of history.
Near the camping, you can take the Brantôme loop in the Val de Dronne which at the bend of the 8 km hike you will pass through the superb village of Saint-Amand-De-Côle.
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Are you looking for a vacation spot that combines comfort, conviviality, nature, heritage, gastronomy and fishing activity? You found ! Spread over 65 hectares, the Site Naturel des Tourbières de Vendoire is an island of nature in the middle of cultivated land.
Discover the Fishing charter.
Its wild aspect, the diversity of its habitats and its great entomological richness give it a strong interest for heritage tourism as well as for the discovery of fauna and flora and… Fishing of course! It is a natural environment linked to a diverse flora and fauna with bodies of water bordering the Charente and the Dordogne, and a beautiful population of black bass exceeding 2 kg. You can fish in the Dronne, 2nd category. Ideal for still fishing, casting, fly fishing and natural bait, you can catch pike, perch, brown trout, vandoises, chub, carp, roach, minnow, gudgeon, eels , pike-perch and barbel. Near the camping Le Petit Lion, you will have the choice to go fishing in the private pond of Carpe d'Or, which is located a few minutes from the village of Vieux-Mareuil (24340). It is an old sand pit whose operation was abandoned in the 1970s. Since it was filled with water, it has become a very popular fishing spot at the moment. It is an exceptional fishing spot accessible all year round.
You will fish there for koi carp, white love carp, leather carp and pike. What if you called on a guide to accompany you? Beginners or experienced, alone or with the family, wouldn't this be an opportunity to live an original experience around fishing? Kevin BRUDY is professional and masters fishing techniques: fly fishing, predator fishing with lures and on the shore, fishing with natural bait, carp fishing and coarse fishing (feeder, roach, fitting rod). It is based at a place called: ”Route du Moulin du Pont”, 24350 LISLE. [email protected]
For all other additional information, the website of the departmental federation is an inexhaustible source. The departmental hydrographic map is also a good support and guide The Vendoire peat bog a must-have when spending your vacation at camping The Little Lion of the Bogs !
The Dronne is a popular destination for fishermen, of course, but also for paddle sports enthusiasts! Kayaking and canoeing, the kings in the discipline, are sports accessible to all and so exotic!
Discover the Canoe charter.
When you are at camping, take the time to inquire at reception to find out their tips. In the meantime, be sure that in Aubeterre, about fifteen kilometers away, you can book your material and your equipment with complete peace of mind with the Aubeterre Canoë-Kayak association. You will have a wide choice of one-hour, two-hour, four-hour, six-hour rides ... And if you feel like it, you can even try other activities on the water, such as paddle boarding. or the pedal boat suitable for families. For several years now, Aubeterre Canoë-Kayak has also offered you once a week in July and August, a supervised night walk with an instructor. You will be able to experience the sunset and the awakening of the fauna during a descent of 2 hours exotic.
So a romantic stroll as a couple or a great experience with friends? Again the choice is yours. You will be pleasantly surprised to feel how canoeing and kayaking are good for body and soul. It is a real symbiosis between pleasure and fitness, in a natural environment. You will discover the region along the water. Many landscapes which are very often inaccessible from the earth will belong to you for a suspended moment. You will easily access the calm of nature. Your senses will be awakened and you will listen in amazement to the sweet sound of water, the source of life. You will quickly feel the benefits and will certainly ask to return to the camping to relive those unforgettable moments.