Discover the Charente River and the Cognac vineyard in a different way
By bike By canoe

From Jarnac, we rent out mountain e-bikes and Canadian canoes.

Hybrid e-bikes

Electrically assisted bicycle
Greater distance
Comfort and ease

Canadian canoe

Confort and authenticity
Technical initiation

E-bike + canoe

2 activities
1 day in a great outdoors
Landscape diversity

Getaways

E-bike

Riding in the heart of West Charente vineyards has become very accessible with electric assistance.

Greater distance, new pleasure with a moderate effort !

Along the river

Canadian canoe

From Châteauneuf-sur-Charente to Merpins' bridge, the river wanders off through the lands into several small arms shaded by natural hedges.

And why not both ?

Canoe + e-bike combo

Combine both activities ... And treat yourself to a canoe + E-bike combo !

A day which combines two hiking modes to better appreciate this land of ​​water and vineyards.

About me

Joel Gazeau

I was born in Jarnac, on the banks of the Charente River. I was 11 years old when I saw a canoe jump over the dam called “le barrage des moulins”. Since then, canoeing has taken a major place in my personal and professional life. For many years, I practiced it both competitively (member of the French downhill team) and in the family environment.

Within my occupation at the Charente department office, I first led and supervised itinerant rides with groups of youths by canoe and bicycle.

Subsequently, whilst in charge of outdoor sports, I contributed to the local rivers development plans, as well as the markings of mountain bike circuits to facilitate the practice of these activities.

Building from these experiences, I created “Ouest Charente Outdoor” in order to share with you all my knowledge and attachment to this area of ​​West Charente.

Contact us

Opening period : April 1st to October 31st*

Daily - 9 am to 7 pm

* Contact us regarding our off-season opening hours and rates

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