Activites and attractions in the Pyrenees

We sell fresh mountain trout from our own basins- Price 2.50 euro per trout

The Haute Capcir and Cerdagne valley are a mountain lovers paradise.

As a qualified International Mountain Leader (Accompagnateur) Ian is in a unique position to offer you guiding and advice on your days walking, snowshoeing and biking in the region.

Skiing - Welcome to the Neiges Catalanes ski area. Seven local ski stations offer over 360km of skiing in a beautiful variety of landscapes. The chairlift of the Espace Cambre D'Aze ski area is situated just 300m from the Mouli del Riu.

Mountain biking - The Cerdagne and Capcir valleys are a mountain bikers paradise. We can offer advice and mapping for routes of all standards, from family friendly to extreme downhills.

Walking and Hiking - The Mouli del Riu is situated on the GR10 and surrounded by fantastic walking. It is possible to take a day hike over the Cambre D’Aze massif, walk one of the many beautiful mountain valleys to a high “Etang” or take a more gentle stroll in the woods.

Rock Climbing - There is a bolted sport crag next to us, and we are in an area with an amazing variety of other climbing. The famous bouldering area of Targassonne is 20 minutes away.

Fishing - Beautiful mountain streams and lakes are all in easy reach offering both Fly and Course fishing of a very high standard.

Pony trekking - Available in the village.

Local Sites and Places of interest.

Mont Louis - Offers an insight into life in a Napoleonic fortress village and has one of the original “Four Solaires” with an interesting presentation.

The Little Yellow Train - It is exactly what it’s called. A fantastic engineering feat and an amazing journey through the mountains. One of the local highlights.

Hot springs - At St Thomas le Bain, Llo and Dorres

Font Romeu - Nearby ski station with shopping for all your needs.

Les Angles - Home to the “Park Animalier” where you can see all the Pyrenean species including Bears and Wolves.

Lake Matamale - Walk or cycle around the lake, fish, sail or just relax. For the more adventerous take part in archery, a high level rope course or  husky sledging, it's a great venue for all.

Lake Bouiliose - Fish, walk, or relax in the stunning scenery. 

Puigcerda - Just across the border into Spain is this pretty hillside town with good shopping, restaurants, bars and a taste of Spanish culture.

Villefranche De Confluent - Voted “One of the most picturesque villages in France”. Fantastic medieval walled town and starting point for the Little Yellow Train. Well worth a visit.

In addition to the taste of what's available listed above, there is an incredible amount more to do and see. We keep a detailed file of what is available and can offer advice and ideas for those who are lost for choice.