Lake and artificial lake ,  Fitness trail ,  Zoo - Wildlife park at Roques

lac lamartine ROQUES
  • Attention nature lovers! The Lamartine Lake regional nature preserve has established an observatory in order to discover the numerous animal species which inhabit the area.

    The Regional Natural Reserve of Lamartine lake has a group of 5 lakes which are part of a series of bodies of water originating in a former bed of the Garonne River. It is classified as a Type I and II of the Zone Naturelle d'Intérêt Ecologique Faunistique et Floristique. This wildlife preserve is divided into two parts : one part is closed to the public as part of its mission to protect nature. This area insures that there are quiet areas for species of birds such as herons to use as nesting grounds, wintering or as stop-overs during migration (there are 5 species of herons which nest here : the purple heron, grey heron, cattle egrets, black-crowned night herons, little egrets.
  • Access
    • Railway station  :  Portet sur Garonne at 6 km
    • Main road  :  RN117 at 1 km
    • Motorway  :  A64 at 1 km
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Equipment
    • Car park
    • Screening room
    • Equipped seminar room
  • Services
    • Animals accepted
    • Library
    • Play area