Mountain biking and cycle tourism

The canton has 270 km of rural paths, including 160 km of marked trails for hikers and "mountain bikers" which meander on the slopes of Armagnac, which stroll through the vineyards, along the rivers and in the forest of landaise. Not to mention those of GERS and LANDES nearby. We are located on the Scandibérique route and our small "quiet" roads lend themselves very well to cycle tourism.
Topo Guides and IGN maps are available.


For golfers there are two 18-hole golf courses nearby:

C anoé – Tree climbing

You can practice archery, canoeing, tree climbing and other activities at Cap Cauderoue .

Horse riding

Several farms and equestrian centers are also nearby: Sos, Poudenas, Gabarret, Barbaste.


On Wednesday evenings in July and August you can, in a musical and very friendly atmosphere, taste the products of regional producers at the Sos night market 4km away.
Other typical markets are also to be seen: Nérac, Mezin, Eauze, Fourcès, Barbotan les Thermes, Vianne, Montreal du Gers.


In summer many festivals are organized in the region:


Embark aboard the little tourist train on the old railway line and discover the green countryside of Albret and the remarkable cultural and natural heritage between Mézin and Nérac

D écontraction

You can enjoy the thermal baths of Barbotan, Castera Verduzan and Casteljaloux and the Walibi Sud Ouest water park in Agen.