While we at Le Château du Creuset provide you with many first class facilities, there are exciting outdoor activities beyond our confines. Here are just a few:
Try your hand or watch one of the many races held here.
Or go karting on the great karting track, try an one-day Formula 3 course, four-wheel, quad driving or the grand finale ... ride along in a real Formula 1 two-seater car.
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See also www.magnyf1.com
At Toulon-sur-Allier, lies the 9 holes golf course Golf des Avenelles. Information 04.70.20.00.95 greenfee starts at € 17,- www.golfdesavenelles
At Magny Cours, lies the 18 holes golf course Golf du Nivernais.
Information 03.86.58.18.30 greenfee vanaf € 32,-
At Sancerre, lies the 18 holes golf course Sancerrois.
Information 02.48.54.1.122 greenfee starts at € 36,- www.sancerre.net/golf/
Possible taking off from the garden of the castle.
Starts at € 250,- p.p.elsewhere on location.
Take off from the gardens of the castle is the costs
min. 7 persons € 250, - per persoon,
total incl. Transport € 1.750,-.
5 day course € 350,-
For example at AB Loisirs on the river La Cure. The base is at St. Pere sous Vezelay at the North West side of de Parc Morvan.
Also rafting and hydrospeed.
The surroundings of the château are made for walking.
The château itself is the starting point for a number of trips.
The Nièvre countryside with its diverse landscapes and wide networks of tracks and paths offers a range of outdoor activities for hikers and walkers that will please anyone looking for nature's unspoilt beauty. More info coming soon.
L'esprit du Fleuve organises bike tours along the Loire and the Allier. Information 03.86.57.69.76. www.l-o-i-r-e.com
Centre d'equitation - Hourse riding in the neighbourhood:
Sougy sur Loire: La Maison Rouge, "les Bruyeres"
Information 03. 184.108.40.206
VarennesVauzelles: Centre Equestre 'La rose des Vents'
Moulins: Etrier Moulinois, "les Chevaliers"
Information 04.70.44.68.72 or 06.81.03.18.00
More information about hourse riding in the Nièvre!
The Nièvre department has enough fishing resources to satisfy everyone, whether beginners, weekend fishermen, or of course the more serious angler.
There are all kinds of fresh water fish in the region. Carnivourous, carp, white fish, trout and salmon are the varieties that can be found here in a variety of places.
Information 03.86.61.18.98 www.unpf.fr/58
At the Lac des Settons and the Lac de Pannecière.
Information 03.86.84.51.98. www.actival.net.
The climbing sites are located:
In the Clamecy region, at the Surgy Crucifix and in the Morvan granite massif.
Information at Surgy 03.86.27.97.89
Information at Maison du Parc in Saint-Brisson 03.86.78.79.57