The Forêt de Saint-Gatien, now a private forest, was previously known as Forêt de Touques. It’s the largest forest of the Calvados. It has a perimeter of 28 km and a surface of 3,500 ha.
This romantic forest was source of inspiration for the Dukes of Normandy and several artists of the 19th century. Hosting many different plants, it is appreciated by aspiring herbalists, considering it a real jewel.
Walks and hikes :
Difficulties of the journey : Easy