Sports, Hobbies and Activities


Les Jardins du Clos St. Francis

in this park of 2 hectares, the plant world and animal world are in perfect harmony: the owners and their pets, dogs, cats, ducks, swans, peacocks, geese, sheep and donkeys live in harmony. 

The gardens, begun in 1985 by Daniel and Jacques Guignabert Cansse, enlarged and embellished with the help of André Grandhomme, harmoniously around an old cottage Norman seventeenth century. 
They offer fans the pleasure of discovering a series of intimate scenes. 

The gardens are making to the visitor a range of plants rich in scenery: crossing the field, we can see many trees and shrubs such as redwood, sweetgum, persimmon, liquidembar, bald cypress, larch ... weeping 
in front of the pergola of roses, the beds perennials, hydrangeas, all senses are awakened by an explosion of colors and scents. 

Finally, several ponds with water lilies dot the beautifully decorated. You will also have the option of staying since a guest room, approved " Cottage in the Garden "is available on site and a country cottage" burrow ", located 2km from St. George Vièvre.


Riding, riding lessons and horse rentals 

Beginner or professional, curious and passionate, these three options to choose from. 

Ludivine welcomes you to its equestrian center "Le Haras du Moulin" La Poterie Mathieu, near the church. 
Equipments services and instruction, board horses, trick riding, dressage, riding school, career, obstacle course, a coaching BEES.



Circuits car, motorbike or bicycle

Circuit thatched cottages, guerrillas and valleys

Follow the yellow signs that tell you the way forward. 
The circuit of the cottages (circuit # 1) you will discover 
the Normandy countryside and beautiful sites such as Mansion to Noards Bosc Giard. 
Circuit No. 2, circuit the guerrillas, you relive the history of the Maquis Surcouf, resistance group set up in St Etienne Allier. 

Finally, the circuit of the valleys (number 3) will take you over hill and dale and you unearth the treasures of stories and legends such as the Saint Firmin. 
(about 30 km each)

Circuit of Verona

Tributary of the Risle, the river of Verona once fed many mills and textile workshops. 
Following the 16 km bike tour, you will discover the wild nature and rich heritage of this beautiful little valley. You will pass through the villages of Saint Martin Saint Firmin, Campigny and Saint Etienne Allier.