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Activities in the area are plentiful, so if you are one for a bit of an adrenalin rush or even a gentle paddle down a river the southern Correze is the perfect spot. Below are a few activities worthwhile trying when staying at L’ancienne école.

What is there to do?

Road/Mountain biking - right on the doorstep of L’ancienne école you have endless routes to choose from. Mountain bikes available from L’ancienne école upon request.

Walking/Hiking/Rambling - the same here, a large number of tracks to follow, ranging from easy to difficult.

Canoeing/Kayaking - Less than 15mins from L’ancienne école you have the magnificent Dordogne river which offers you the opportunity to see the area from a more unusual perspective. Enjoy a ˝ day to a 4 day trip, organised through a local operator.

Pęche Correze - With 3 major rivers all within a 10 km radius your choices for a perfect fishing spot are huge. Local (English speaking) guides available upon request.

École Delta et Parapente - paragliding, parasailing and micro-lites for those of you who don’t suffer from vertigo!

jpnc Aventure - Sightseeing in a 4x4 or simply have a days instruction.

Le Lioran - Local mountain resort in the Cantal. Open all year, with different activities on offer including skiing in the winter.

Le splash is a family water park in Argentat with multiple slides and pools, perfect for a day out with the kids.