L'OURTHE - LE HEROU
- Departing from
6660 NADRIN (HOUFFALIZE)
- MAPS: Google Maps
At the heart of the Ardennes we find the flow of a river called Ourthe. Those who follow this vital artery from source until estuary will find everything the Ardennes have to offer.
Distance: 7 km.
Signposting: Little dark squares with white numbers: number 3 during the first part of this walk, and number 6 in the second part of the walk, next to the river.
Paths: unmetalled paths, sometimes adventurous and steep.
Starting point: the parking of the Foyer, at crossing rue de la Villa Romaine - Place du Centre, in the centre of the village of Nadrin. Nadrin is situated at the crossing of N860 La Roche - Houffalize and the circuit going to Hérou.
Remark: this walk is not suitable for children younger than 8/9 years old, the eldery, and people who suffer from vertigo. Good walking shoes are required.
The tourist offices of the villages situated in between La Roche and Houffalize sell maps of some 75 signposted walks in this region.
For more information: Syndicat d'Initiative de l'Ourthe Supérieure, Rue du Centre 30, 6982 Bérismenil - tel. 084 44 42 61.
Tourist information on the town HOUFFALIZE