Day, canoe trip on the Leyre (21 km-from 10:00 to 17:00-from 17 €/pers.)

Day, canoe trip on the Leyre (21 km-from 10:00 to 17:00-from 17 €/pers.)

Journée en canoë kayak sur Leyre

1 to 80 people


Day : 21km (≈ 5h30) less than 10 persons
1 PERSON 20€ from 1 to 9 persons
1 CHILDREN 4€ 6-8 years in 3rd place without paddle
day : 21km (≈ 5h30) from 10 to 19 persons
1 PERSON PADDLING 19€ from 10 to 19 persons
1 CHILDREN 3€ 6-8 years in 3rd place without paddle
Day : 21km (≈ 5:30) from 20 people
1 PERSON PADDLING 18€ 6-8 years in 3rd place without paddle free


At 45 minutes from Bordeaux and 30 minute from the Arcachon and Biscarrosse Basin, come and enjoy a day-long canoe ride on the Leyre.      

Browse the river, discover the Forest gallery and its biodiversity throughout these 21 km by canoe or kayak (for a duration of about 5.30 hours of navigation).    

During this course you will have to head to avoid natural obstacles.  

At the start of Moustey, you will be calm, within a lush and verdant nature. You will start on the Grande Leyre before discovering the confluence with the little Leyre after a few kilometers. You will then be on the Leyre.  

You can have a picnic where you like, in the quiet, in the shade of an oak or an alder or in the sun on the sand. 

This green parenthesis will allow you to rejuvenate, before you arrive at Belin-Belit, end of the adventure.

How it works

- Appointment at the Pont de Mesplet (GPS Coordinates: 44.492169,-0.807045),

- support : signature of contracts, possible regulations, assignment of equipment,...

- Shuttle : Depending on the number of participants, you will either leave your vehicle and we will take you  In charge to get you to the starting point, either you follow us to the starting point and we will reassemble the drivers to the vehicles after the activity.   

- Briefing : from 10 to 25 minutes depending on your level and knowledge of the environment.   

Topics : Positions on the boat, use of the paddle, steering techniques, rules of safety and respect for the environment, information on places of interest at the landing places.   

-Descent :

You will embark on the level of the Pont de Moustey for a descent of 15 km. You will reach the Pont de Saugnac after 6 km (recommended place for picnic). Then 11 km of virgin navigation of human construction awaits you. You will be plunged amidst the verdant nature of the Leyre and its forest gallery. Only the bridge of the Passage, at the 11th km, will tell you that you are only 3 km away from the arrival.   

- Arrival: At the Pont de Mesplet, you will land on the left bank and after a short rinse of the equipment, we load the boats on the trailers. Depending on the case, we will either reassemble the drivers to the cars while you can enjoy the sandy beach located on the right bank, or your vehicles are already there.  


- The boat (canoe or kayak)

- 1 water-tight tin can,

- 1 flotation aid vest (which is obligatory),

- double or single paddles to choose from,

- briefing of the course and safety rules before departure,

- explanation of mania Of the boat at the place of departure,

- Transport back or forth.

Good to know

Attention in case of online booking, you will receive a total of 3 e-mails. Open the last one to access the final confirmation. 

Safety :

- Know how to swim and be more than 6 years old (there are no exceptions, even for children accompanied by their parents) according to the Order of 4 May 1995

- Keep the feet of closed footwear for the duration of the descent,

- keep your vest Rescue on you,

- do not dive or jump in haste of the boat.        

Nature :

- Respect the fauna and flora (the Leyre is a river of the regional Natural Park of the Landes of Biscay protected),

- do not throw anything in the water or on the banks (if need we will provide you garbage bags),-do not fire,

- respect Other users of the river (fishermen, residents, other descenders...).     

Remember, the Leyre is part of the regional Natural Park of the Landes of Biscay, it is a place to preserve, to protect; Thus all forms of nuisance are to be avoided (this includes noise nuisances).        

Equipment to have (not supplied) :

- old closed shoes or slippers of river or surf or sandals,

- an outfit intended to dry quickly not holding too much water,

- a spare business,

- a wind cut,

- a hat or a cap as well as sunscreen for the sunniest days,

- a cord for glasses,

- a mosquito repellent,

- water and your picnic.   

Do not hesitate to contact us for special requests or to inform us of particular situations (e.g. large templates, health problem, etc.)   

Attention, for all that concerns the surety, cancellations or delays, refer to the GTC.  

Meeting place

Route de Leyre 33830 Belin-Beliet

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