Lovers of nature and the great outdoors? Discover our favorites here, the places where we like to chill with friends, with family, the places where we like to see our toddlers frolic, the most beautiful point of view. Here, discover our 100% contemplation adventures.

Trendy Grimper l’hiver face aux sommets enneigés 🤎

Nature & Contemplation

Climbing in winter facing the snow-capped peaks 🤎

Winter is here and the cold is already well established in our beautiful department of Ariège ... Of course there are climbing rooms to be indoors but it is often to forget the incomparable charm of the cliffs in the sun, which offer a support of choice for climbers motivated by the outside. We even tend to forget […]

6 aventures à vivre en hiver avec des bambins !

Nature & Contemplation

6 adventures to experience in winter with toddlers!

Winter has a big place in our life. We live close to several resorts in the Ariège Pyrenees and have been regularly on the boards since we were little. We love the snowy landscapes of Ariège, its still virgin and untouched nature, its special atmosphere and the feeling of freedom that we all seek. Since […]

Brame du cerf au col des Marrous

Nature & Contemplation

Deer slab at the Marrous pass

If when I tell you autumn you think: Back to school, rain, gray ... then you live far from Ariège! For us, autumn is like in Canada, it's the Indian summer with mild temperatures and magnificent colors… And then here, every year between the end of September and the beginning of October, an event takes place in which you [… ]

Visite du château de Montségur, grand site Occitanie

Nature & Contemplation

Visit of Montségur castle, a large Occitanie site

Some places do not need long descriptions: Montségur is one of them. You will not come out indifferent to this experience to live in the heart of a warm and bewitching Ariège, that's for sure. Montségur is quite simply a unique, grandiose, unforgettable place. I will take you to discover the Cathars for a historic day! THE FIRST POINT […]

Top 3 des plus belles cascades en Ariège

Nature & Contemplation

Top 3 of the most beautiful waterfalls in Ariège

In summer, we are always looking for the freshest, most beautiful, most exotic spot! In Ariège, there are a good number of exceptional natural places, where you will be amazed and where you say to yourself: wow. But what I prefer is going to discover the waterfalls […]

Top 3 des activités à faire quand il pleut

Nature & Contemplation

Top 3 things to do when it rains

It is raining ? Don't panic, Ariège is an extraordinary playground for long days of rain! This is the opportunity to experience moments you would never have thought of! And I'm nice, I give you all my tips here! To rush into an UNDERGROUND cave or river It seems logical: given the number of caves […]

Le château de Roquefixade, spot intemporel

Nature & Contemplation

The castle of Roquefixade, a timeless spot

There are places like that where you can go back as many times as you want, it will always be a discovery that touches your heart. Roquefixade is a place that is both soothing and mysterious, to see all year round, early in the morning or late at night. Nor quite the […]

Balade en chiens de traîneau made in Ariège

Nature & Contemplation

Dog sled ride made in Ariège

Fancy a getaway worthy of a trip to Quebec? Do you want to experience real emotions and enjoy an incredible feeling of freedom? You have to try the dog sled rides with Angaka on the beille plateau, like me! Am I telling you all this? The reservation: do it in advance As a birthday present, I had […]

Balade en raquettes au Plateau de Beille

Nature & Contemplation

Snowshoeing at the Plateau de Beille

How about we get away from it all together? Today, we invite you to discover a magical and unique part of the Pyrenees, a favorite destination for its far north spirit which has marked us so much ... Direction Ariège for unique and unusual activities to do during your next vacation in this pretty corner […]

The Adventurers

All our adventurers have lived beautiful and great moments in Ariège Pyrénées! By bike, on horseback, on foot, in a raft, in a tent, their adventures are unique, full of emotions, alive.

julie

julie

100% Ariègeoise, I know the destination (almost) like the back of my hand! Walks, guided tours, castles, picturesque villages, festivals ... I have traveled the roads of Ariège for years, looking for new things! I love living intense moments with my friends and my little family, which will leave me lasting memories!

Caroline

Caroline

Every day of the year, I am a big fan of outdoor sports in Ariège and throughout France: hiking, mountain biking, skiing, ski touring, rafting, canyoning ... I embark with me my companion, my son and my dog ​​Snow in (almost) all my adventures! What do I prefer in Ariège? The great outdoors and the spirit of freedom that reigns there.

hellolaroux

hellolaroux

Hellolaroux is a passion for beautiful images, stories, adventures and off-the-beaten-path travel. They are aesthetic and graphic travel diaries, stories and encounters.

Léon le daron

Leon le daron

In 2019, we decided to change our life: Léon, our old motorhome from 1988 became our home, our passions for images and writing became our profession and, freedom and adventure are, more than ever, become the engines of our lives.