Festival des Randos

In the heart of the Cerisy forest, in Normandy near Balleroy sur Drôme, the Festival des Randos is a meeting place for lovers of nature and running. Athletes, occasional walkers and families, everyone gets together… and finds themselves there! Races and hikes in the morning, entertainment and activities all day from 11:00 am.

Cerisy, France
From April 17 to
April 18, 2022
2 days
02 31 21 46 00


Festival des Randos


Whether it is registration for races or participation in events, the entire site is completely free. A holiday to work out and have fun together!

This year, for the Festival des randos, there will be no parking for visitors near the Maison de la Forêt. You will be invited to park at Molay-Littry, town hall square , where shuttles will be waiting for you to take you directly to the Maison de la Forêt! They will be free and will leave, from 7:50 am, every 30 minutes from Molay Littry and the Maison de la Forêt. For mountain bike departures, the Maison de la forêt car park will be authorized. Wearing a mask on the bus/shuttle is compulsory.

In the morning... a bit of sport!

MOUNTAIN BIKE HIKES (Helmet mandatory) :

20 km departure from 9 a.m.
30 km departure from 9 a.m.

10 km departure from 9.15 a.m.
20 km departure from 8.30 a.m.

Last departures for all routes at 10:30 a.m.

10 km departure from 10 a.m.
20 km departure from 9:30 a.m.

Sunday April 17
HORSEBACK RIDING (helmet recommended) :
15 km departure in the evening at 7 p.m.

Last departures for all routes at 10:30 a.m.

The entertainment village from 11 a.m.... activities to do with the family!

The Activities Village of the Randos Festival, good reasons to go there!

For adults and children (free entertainment)

  • Admire hitch-handling demos and take a few laps ! by the teams of the Nicollerie
  • Discover horseback riding at Lucie's bivouac by Caval'Nature and wilderness hiking with the Club Equestre de la Nicollerie
  • Get on a Fatbike (classic and electric), the famous fat tire bikes, or a mountain bike to do a mini circuit in the forest! by Eolia Normandy
  • Try out the Slack Line (a sports practice resembling tightrope walking)! by Eolia Normandy
  • Caress the pack donkeys and go on a "waste collection" ride in their company with the Association de l'Ane Normand. The walk will start at 11 a.m. and will last 1 hour.
  • Admire and participate in the creation of the Land'art works present on the site with H'Omaha Nature
  • Play to win many "Nature" prizes with the Randos Festival raffle
  • Discover the stands of our partners, with in particular the association Sur les Pas de So, the Parc des Marais, the Maison de la presse in Isigny-sur-Mer.

Special activities for children (free entertainment)

  • Test your orientation with the treasure hunt independently to explore the forest .
  • Climb to the top of our 6.50 m climbing wall ! from 5 years
  • Try Fat Bike with Eolia (from 8 years old, bike and equipment provided)...
  • Get started on the handlebars of big-wheeled scooters with Eolia
  • Seeing your child do his first tree climbing in the course “la forêt des Ouistitis”! for 2 to 6 year olds
  • Enjoying chocolate...yes, the Easter bunny will have been there!
  • Hiking and sport nature outline hiker illustration

And at noon, do we eat on the spot? Hot or cold, it's your choice!

A sausage/fries stand and the refreshment bar, run by the Intercommunal House of Associations.
A food truck
For the sweet break and for the snack, a pancake stand! (subject to)

Cerisy, France