Whether you’re a keen walker, cyclist or a family outing, take advantage of the trails in the Val de Saône to discover the diversity of the landscape.
Exploring this region is an opportunity to encounter nature, fauna and flora. Discover the riches and characteristics of the Ain department, spread out on the western slopes of the Dombist plateau, bordering the Saône and facing the Beaujolais and Mâconnais vineyards.
This walking guide features 17 routes covering all 15 communes in the area.
All these routes are available free of charge as PDF/GPX downloads below, and also on the Visorando application. (only in French)
For those who prefer a paper version, you can buy the guide at the Val de Saône Centre Tourist Office in Guéreins and at the seasonal office in Thoissey, for €5. (guide in french only)
You’ll also find walking and cycling guides for the Ain and Beaujolais regions on sale to complete your selection!
We look forward to welcoming you to our region.
Set off on foot and let yourself be surprised by the rich heritage of our region.
Paper versions of the maps are available from the Val de Saône Centre Tourist Office or from the town halls for their respective routes.
From Dombes to Saône, discover 6 walking trails along the river Chalaronne.
These routes, which range from 2.1 km to 7 km, make for great family outings !
The “Chalaronne au fil de l’eau” map is on sale for €1 at the Val de Saône Centre Tourist Office.
The variety and richness of the Ain’s landscapes make it ideal for all kinds of cycling activities, making the Ain a top cycling destination.
A new map with new loops is being created in our region, and signposting is currently being installed.
Discover the new 2023 Bike map