Tourist routes

BOTANICAL TRAIL - SAINT-CRICQ QUARRY

Discover the Smart'Flore trail at the Carrière de Saint-Cricq.

Located in the town of Auch, this former limestone quarry, classified as a Sensitive Natural Area, offers you an original walk through the diversity of its flora.
From old oaks to cattails, passing through plants with a Mediterranean affinity, this trail highlights some twenty species.

Via the Smart'Flore application and thanks to explanatory panels, you will find a brief description of the species and its users, illustrations but also anecdotes. This information will allow you to see them from a different perspective and will make you want to know their neighbors.
This site also shelters an educational trail on the diversity of its natural environments and its fauna, a good complement of information.
Dry lawns, ponds, forests, bare soil, but also snakes, butterflies, birds ... come and get to know them too!

What you must remember :
- 10 minutes from Auch,
- easy walk
- site with irregular relief, difficult to pass by people with reduced mobility,
- presence of green and orange signs on posts and a map at the entrance to guide you.

Ranking & labels

Route

In detail

  • Distance: 1.60 km
  • Roaming duration: 40 minute (s)
  • Type of route: Walking
  • Type of route: Discovery / interpretation trail

Equipments & services

Services

  • Educational visits