At an altitude of 950 m, in a magnificent beech grove and above the waterfalls, AKROBRANCH d'Orlu offers adventure courses combining acrobranch with climbing and via ferrata, as well as a canyoning course.

14 adventure trails combining acrobranche, climbing and via ferrata. All ages and all audiences. are waiting for you:
- 2 Balancing trails (green) MARMOTTE and PETIT LOUP for 2/6 year olds, La Clairière des Pitchouns, balance play area (2/12 years old)
- Château DESMAN (green) from 3 years old
- OURSON acrobranche course (green) for 3/6 year olds
- KOALA acrobranche course (green) for 6/12 years old, from 1,10 m
- LYNX acrobranche course (green) from 6 years old or 1,10 m
- 2 acrobranche courses (blue): PANDA and MOUFLON for families and children from 1,20 m
- MARSUPILAMI adventure course (blue) for families and children from 1,30 m
- 2 Adventure courses (red): SQUIRREL and ISARD for adults and adolescents from 1,40 m
- GYPAETE adventure course (brown) for adventurers from 1,50 m. Technical and sports course with Le Grand Saut, a thrilling game.
- KING KONG adventure course (black) for athletes from 1,60 m. Technical and very sporty.

Reopening of the Mouflons and Lynx courses soon. We hope to see many of you !!

The most of the summer
- The canyoning course "The Canyon of Orlu" at the very heart of the AKROBRANCH Park in Orlu. Duration: ½ day, from 14 years old. 
- The night adventure course every Thursday evening from 21 p.m. to midnight. Le Bistrot des Forges restaurant open.

- TYRO JUMP course from 10 years old, 3 zip lines, a platform game and a final apotheosis with a big jump of 20 meters.

AKROBRANCH d'Orlu also offers :

- Paintball space, adventurous spirit, melted into the natural environment of the Orlu National Reserve, Indiana Jones style.
- A picnic area fitted out on the edge of the The Clairière des Pitchouns.
- Le Forges Bistro : on the terrace, facing the torrent and the great Gnioles waterfall, come and taste our homemade cuisine, made with fresh local products, preferably farm or organic. 

Opening dates and times

During spring break: 
Open the weekends of April 9-10 and 16-17, 2022 from 13 p.m. to 17 p.m.
zone C: every day from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m. Closed on Mondays (exceptional closure on Tuesday May 3, 2022)

summer: every day from 10 a.m. to 19:30 p.m.

Toussaint: every day from 10 a.m. to 17 p.m. Closed on Mondays

Christmas and February: 3 hours of activities by reservation only.

Excluding holidays:
May and June: open Saturdays, public holidays, bridges and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
last week of June and first of July: Wednesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
September: weekends from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
October: weekends from 10 a.m. to 17 p.m.
Outside these periods, the Park is open for groups, by reservation.

The Park is closed in winter due to weather conditions which are not suitable for this activity. The Park is in the mountains at an altitude of 950 m where there is regular snow. 

Good plan : 
Possibility of lunch or dinner, grills for groups based on local farm products.

Restaurant « The Bistrot des Forges », Bar, Snack bar
Aire de pique-nique
Shaded car park
Coach parking

Please note - In April 2022, work began on the parking lot and the buildings of the Mountain Observatory-


Ranking & labels

  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
  • Outdoor
  • Tourism quality


Ariège Pyrenees

South of Ariège, on the border with Andorra, are the Ariège Pyrenees. Between mountainous landscapes and activities, there are many [...]


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  • Groups of 10 to 300 people welcome


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  • Free practice

Sports (canyoning, rafting, via-ferrata,...)

  • Accrobranches
  • Travel adventure

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