All activities...

 Nautical sports

Ocean, lake, marina can practice many activities: 
Surfing MédocSurf school, bodyboard, longboard, Surf Camp (12/16 yers old), equipment hire.
UCPA Optimist, sailboard, Windsurf, Catamaran...
Plein'R Lochire:  canoe, paddle board, pedalo, Hobies Cat 15 et 16, sailboards, sailing boats, yole, barge, fun yack.
Sea Fly LocationRental of motor boats from 6 to 200 hp (without or with license) - Fishing Boat - Promenade on the lake.
CalicobasHobie Cat 15 rental, pedalo, canoes, kayaks , sailboards and dinghies .
KZSFrench School Kite: your debut your first figures , teaching to your level and your personality.
Splash ParkWater Park, fun and sports.

  Field sports

Hourtin, Lacanau and Carcans- Maubuisson have the cycling network densest of Aquitaine, with over 140 km , located between ocean and lakes. Bike rental with the "Garage à Vélo " ( Hourtin Port ): 10% discount for our tenants.

Map of cycle tracks

Le Garage à Vélo
(Hourtin Port)
Rental mountain bikes , hybrid or electric . Children bikes , bicycles followers , trailers, child seats . Helmets .
Tennis Club HourtinRentals , initation & development progress . 6 outdoor courts and two indoor courts quick clay
Centre Equestre du CardinFrench Riding School , horses & ponies. Courses and horse ride ( lake and forest). Introduction to ethology .
Centre Westerlies FarmWestern riding : courses & horse ride.
March Ô LacHiking Nordic walking: introduction , hiking, family & theme hiking.
Fram'WayDiscovery of the surroundings of Lake Hourtin through a unique ride with a Segway .
Paintball2 themed secure land, 2 categories of ball launchers, 2 qualibres balls for everyone to play including the youngest.


- Fishing: the lake waters , inhabited by many species of wildlife , will delight anglers ( pike-perch , pike, carp ... card required ) .

- Tours of the lagoon Contaut ( wooded marshes dotted with giant ferns ) & the Eastern shores of Lake (landscapes, discover the vegetation and perhaps also traces of otter) . Protected Sites - Free visits with a naturalist guide from June to September .

- Walk in the forest and roar of the deer in September: supervised by a naturalist guide , strolls in small groups in wetland forest to hear the roar of the deer . 

- Mycology trip in October: discover the different species of fungi with a naturalist guide .


Library ( open year round )

Craft exhibitions : paintings, sculptures , photos ... (July & August).

Museum "Regards sur le passé" : changing geography , history & sociology Hourtin through numerous objects, documents and videos . free admission


Hourtin lighthouses: If you like a walk in the forest, so do not hesitate. Take the forest road which leaves of Hourtin plage and descends to Carcans. It is a bicycle path and this is the only way to access the lighthouses of Hourtin (no tour).   

         History & discovery of lighthouses on video.

To discover around Hourtin

• Médoc & vinicultural castles - 30 km
• Vensac mill - 30 km
• Chocolate factory "Mademoiselle de Margaux" - 31km
• Les Noisettines du Médoc - 22km
• Soulac sur Mer - 40 km
• Richard lighthouse - 35 km
• Lacanau - 25 km



a day*
• Bordeaux - 70 km
• Le bassin d’Arcachon - 100 km
• Saint-Emilion - 110 km

* km one way. For information