Horse riding in the Landes

Equestrian activities in the Landes

The Landes are not known only for its beautiful sandy beaches, dunes with green reflections or these pine forests. Holidaymakers also have the opportunity to go horseback riding. Here are some places for equestrian activity in the Landes, near Camping Océane.

The Landes of Gascony

Several equestrian centers offer a ride on horseback or pony on the sand tracks of Gascony. Beginners can be accompanied by a monitor, but regulars can test their endurance and control. Some centers near Océane camping, like that of Pissos, have put in place obstacles for the more seasoned.

Messanges, Silver Coast

Riders will have the pleasure of riding a specially arranged track on the back of trained horses. Young and old all have fun, because the formulas are suitable for all ages. The summer period is ideal to discover at the same time the beauty of the landscape combining forest, beaches and ponds.


Dax is not far from Océane campsite. The centers present many surprises, namely walks on the back of a pony or a gallop family or group, through the forest. While discovering the Sauternes and the natural reserves of Acquires, you will be able to learn the carriage and any other important discipline of the horsemanship.


During your stay at Camping Océane, do not forget to go through the pony club site. With the kids, experience an unforgettable adventure at the Enchanted Ride. Located in the heart of the forest for 10 years, this club is for all ages from 3 years. All horse and pony enthusiasts will have the chance to learn more about the disciplines of horse riding through practical classes. An opportunity, also, to live a total change of scenery.