Welcome in our touristic area "Erdre Canal Forêt", located in the north of Nantes, Loire-Atlantique. Near Nantes, the river Erdre, the Nantes-Brest canal and "la forêt du Gâvre", our destination is ideally situated between land and sea ... Nature lovers, walkers and hikers, history buffs, the curious, meanderers , we can offer you a variety of outings where you will be able discover nature at its best and share many precious moments .

The Erdre and its castles
Cruise along the most beautiful river in France

The Nantes-Brest canal
Cycle the towpath

La Foret du Gavre (Forest)
Venture into a walkers paradise.

Le Chateau de Blain (Blain Castle).
Re-live the history of the region.

Foot and cycle paths
Discover the diversity of the landscape.

La Pierre bleue de Nozay. (Blue Slate)
Welcome to the birthplace of slate mining.

The Night of the Erdre
Come and live the musical event of the summer

The River Erdre festival
Participate in this unique riverside event. Let yourself drift along to the rhythm of jazz. A unique event in France!

Abbaretz Tin Mine
Climb the highest point in the Loire-Atlantique