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Camping with Sporting Activities for all the Family

What could be better than a family holiday in the Dordogne Valley? It's the unforgettable setting for creating an everlasting memory that will remain etched in the hearts of your children. At Camping Miel it's the ultimate outdoor experience that will bring everyone right back to nature. Miel embraces biodiversity, it's the very ultimate in green tourism and it offers a truck load of family activities to boot. So if you are looking to go hiking or cycling, thinking you'd like to trek on a gorgeous pony or go handgliding or rock climbing you're in the right place. But then again, you might just want to bring the buckets and spades and build a gigantic Château de sable!

On our privileged and green tourism site we can offer your family a host of fun such as...

- Accrobranches

- Canoeing or Kayaking along the Dordogne River

- Canoeing gently on the Lac de Miel

- A fun session on quads

- Horseriding

- Hiking expeditions

- Cross-country mountain biking

- Fishing

- And more... but that's for you to come and discover for yourselves!

Hiking Expedition

Fancy discovering the region and being at one with nature?
What better way to discover your local surroundings then taking your family on a hike? Admire the views, find your happiness and embrace the lakes and mountains. To truly bring your family back to nature a hike through our enchanting countryside is a must, it's the perfect way to discover the Dordogne Valley the Correzien way!

With the number of hiking trails available, we can offer you and your family the following :

  • The beginners favourite, gently make your way through the breathtakingly beautiful countryside with a simple stroll
    With multiple pathways that are accessible to you, the Murel Waterfall trail allows all the family to discover fauna and flora. But if you're a history lover then maybe try the Canal aux Moines walk that will provide you with heartstopping views over the local countryside.

  • If you're a confirmed hiker and you're looking for something a little more challenging
    There are a plethora of reputable hikes to be done, some of which are more well known than others. Try out the Chemin de St Jacques de Compostelle or take in the Aubazine hike at Rocamadour. You'll be guaranteed to have a great family day!

All Terrain Cycling

Explore the countryside on a mountain bike. Discover the culture and rediscover what it's like to truly live your life. There are a number of exciting trails to try out on an all terrain bike and you'll provide your family with a great day out that's packed full of action and adventure.
The circuits range from beginners to difficult level and allows you to discover the secrets of this charming and enchanting region.

All Terrain Cycle hire equipped for your voyage of discovery.
Each hire requires a deposit of 200 €

All Terrain Cycle Hire


 ½ day

10 €

Full day

15 €

Supplement per day

8 €

All Terrain Cycle Hikes in the Dordogne Valley

Situated on the banks of the Miel Lake, our campsite is the perfect base to explore the Dordogne Valley. A region that is renowned for it's biodiversity and with nearby waters that are UNESCO registered there's more than enough to see. With plunging hillsides and gorges, lakes and rivers whose beauty will leave you speechless - you'll never want to go home!
We offer a number of hikes in accordance with abilities and age ranges.

  • Circuits of discover for those of you who simply wish to gently cycle through our enchanting region at a relaxed pace
  • Circuits that are a little more challenging and adapted to those cycling and sporting fanatics
  • Maps with all circuits are available at Miel Campsite reception

Canoe Kayak & Stand-Up Paddle

Step outside your front door and make your way down to the beach at Lac de Miel and you'll find Stand-Up Paddles, Canoes and Pedalos all on hire!

At the point of hire you'll be fully advised on how to use each apparatus before you take off on your aquatic adventure. They'll navigate you way through the security measures and show you how to use the stand-up paddles... what they might not tell you is how much you'll hurt the next day though!!

Pedalo your way around the Lac de Meil, sunbathe, take in the beauty and enjoy...

Try canoeing on calmer waters, discover the secret of floating without efforts and embrace a relaxing moment on the peaceful waters.
All necessary equipment is provided.
Be enchanted by the experience and then plan your next trip along the infamous Dordogne River...

Several Dordogne descents are available from Beaulieu sur Dordogne.

Tariffs Kayak hire 1 pers - 1 hour

14 €

Canoë 2 pers - 1 hour

10 €

Stand up paddle – 1 hour

9 €

Pedalo 4 pers – ½ hour

8 €


Open from the 1st May through to the 1st December
Our lake is packed full of a number of different fish and is wild fishing only
We've been blessed with many different variety of freshwater fish such as Pike, Perch, which makes it a great place to come for a fishing holiday, however, we can't stress enough that you cannot fish without a permit. However, we can organise this for you. The fishing permit is available at the campsite reception desk and gives you the benefit of three fishing lines.
Night fishing is STRICTLY forbidden at Miel and is often controlled via the local commune.

Tariff for fishing permits


Weekly permit   

from 10 € to 30 €

Daily permit

 from 5 € to 10 €  

Fishing Boat Rental

Embark on a boat with all the equipment and spend the day fishing
Daily Rental : 10 €

Fly Fishing courses on the Dordogne River near Argentat
Information available at the reception desk of the Miel Campground

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