No need to take your car to find yourself in the middle of nature. Cross a bridge, walk through a park and let yourself be carried away by the wind…
This artificial 27-acre wide lake has been layed out in 1974. This former swamp is now a leisure field, with a picnic area, an open-air theatre, a playground and a fishing zone (with fishing licence)
This bridge used to bind Bordeaux to Hendaye and the Emperor may have crossed it in 1814 while traveling to Bayonne.
The abesse property
For centuries, “la garluche”, a local stone mixed with charcoal, was used in metallurgical industry. The factory employed 400 people at the time.
The current “chemin d’Abesse” used to be a wooden railway transporting the iron from the extraction place to the Dax railway station.