Activities and places of great interest

Leisure activities

Crazy Forest Adventure Park, Nature Adventure

Tree course, 11 trails, 145 workshops activities, 8 hectares, paintball

The pont of Merle

In the heart of the Nièvre (near Saint-Saulge), the site of Merle welcomes you in a protected and wild setting of 17 ha of water lined with beach. Next to the campsite, supervised swimming in July and August, sandy beach. Rental of canoe-kayak, pedal boats. Various activities are offered: volleyball, ping-pong, billiards, children's games, swimming pool and paddling pool ...
Nautical base of Etang du Merle Le Merle

The pond of Vaux and Baye

The pond of Vaux has an average depth of 3.50 meters and is surrounded by forests. The tails of the pond of Vaux are very favorable to the pike fishing, but are only accessible by boat.
The Baye Pond has a beach, a sailing center, and is a pond particularly well suited for angling: gentle slopes, accessible banks, average depth 2m50, low background sometimes with water lilies.
La Perchette Fishing Pond is designed to provide access for people with disabilities.
Three nature trails and numerous fishing sites have been set up around the ponds.

The walks in Rosalie

During the summer holidays, and to discover the city, you can rent rosalies at the farm of Port Aubry, in Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire.

Lake Settons Morvan

On the supervised beach labeled Blue Flag for the quality of its waters, you can practice many aquatic activities. Alone on your stand-up paddle or in a team on a catamaran, you slip, smiling on the waters of Lac des Settons. Take the opportunity to play the Robinsons by docking on an island for a swim. A new way to discover the lake!

Fishermen or apprentices fishermen, you will appreciate the numerous accesses on foot or by boat and the quiet corners perfect to flush out zander, perch, pike and other fishes.
To digest your meal, nothing better than a refreshing stroll around Settons Lake! As you progress in the forests of Morvan a sound of water calls you. This rustling becomes a crash, here you are at the superb natural waterfall of Saut de Gouloux, a must-see in the Morvan!

The Port Aubry Farm

Located near the Loire, this authentic farm hosts a large flock of goats, but also pigs, a draft horse, poultry ...
The farm has a shop, there are many local specialties, especially cheeses, such as goat cheese under the appellation of origin "Crottin de Chavignol". She is the only farm to make "the Cosne".
The farm is free to visit from sunrise to sunset. Group tours are by appointment and paid.
On site, there are play areas for children, as well as picnic areas.

The Aeroclub of Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Do you want to discover the Loire, the Sancerrois or our region seen from the sky? The aeroclub of Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire, located on the airfield, welcomes you and offers air baptisms to discover the landscape from another angle.
∗TIP: give yourself a flight at the price of 100 € for the plane from 1 to 3 people!
Tickets at the Cosne Tourist Office.

Mini golf

Minigolf karting Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire.
All conditions are there to spend a pleasant moment outdoors with this 18-hole mini-golf course of increasing difficulty.


Paintball for all, located near the karting at Cosne-Cours-Sur-Loire, with 3 courses, 3 different themes, in a fully landscaped and secure wood.

The Hive Games - Bowling

The Hive Games is a gaming complex for young and old on a 1300m2 space.

O Park

Located near the campsite on the island (on the island of Cosne), this leisure park is open until October 15, 2018. Many outdoor activities and attractions are available:
- giant inflatable structures, trampolines, pedal karts, quads,
- zip lines, flying chairs, small train,
- fun games, race bag, homeball,
- baby zone area for children under 5,
- relaxation area with hammocks,
- snack to restore the whole family with hot dogs, fries, churros, pancakes, ice cream, cotton candy, drinks.
Information at the Tourist Office at