Water sports activities around La Pointe du Médoc 

The Médoc is an ideal playground for water sports enthusiasts! Surfing, sailing, paddle, jet-skiing... Whether you come on holiday with your family or friends, you will find what you are looking for near our campsite in Le Verdon-sur-Mer. On the beaches or lakes of the Médoc, have a great time while taking advantage of special offers on the activities proposed by our partners.

What water sports activities are available near La Pointe du Médoc? 


Would you like to enjoy water sports for a weekend or a longer stay in the South West? In the vicinity of the campsite La Pointe du Médoc, you can enjoy a wide range of water sports activities with your family or friends:

  • Surfing
  • Sailing
  • Paddle
  • Catamaran
  • Canoeing and kayaking 
  • Jet-skiing 
  • Flyboard 
  • Kitesurfing
  • Towed buoy
  • Sea fishing

 

Where to go boating in the Médoc?

From Verdon-sur-Mer to Lacanau, during your stay you will find many places to practice water sports: on the beach, on a lake, a river or, more original, in a channel. Here are some ideas of places where you can practice water sports:

  • The beach of Amélie in Soulac-sur-Mer
  • The beach of La Chambrette in Le Verdon-sur-Mer
  • The beach of Les Cantines in Le Verdon-sur-Mer
  • The beach at Vendays-Montalivet
  • The lake of Hourtin
  • The lake of Carcans-Maubuisson
  • The lake of Lacanau
  • Hourtin-Plage
  • Carcans-Plage
  • The Moutchic beach (near the lake of Lacanau)
  • Lacanau Océan
  • The Gironde estuary


 

Water sports activities with our local partners


The Nautical Circle of Verdon


On the beach of La Chambrette, 2.5 km from the campsite, the CNV allows you to discover and practice different activities in a dedicated area: catamaran, windsurfing, optimist, dinghy, etc. For unforgettable memories for the whole family, the club also offers :

  • introductory or advanced courses
  • private lessons
  • discovery baptisms
  • equipment hire
  • group visits

 

Flyjet 33


Take advantage of your weekend or your holidays in the South-West to discover the pleasures of driving a jet-ski with Flyjet33! In Port Médoc, only 5 minutes from the campsite, you can practice this nautical activity without a licence from 16 years old. With your family or your friends, share beautiful moments of escape by driving these machines on the Gironde or on the waves of the Atlantic Ocean. You can also have fun on the water by practicing flyboarding or climbing on towed buoys. Flyjet33's activities are aimed at everyone, children and adults, beginners and experts alike.

Fish and Twins


Fish and Twins is a family and eco-responsible surf school located in the commune of Verdon-sur-Mer, 5 minutes from the campsite. On the beach of Les Cantines, surfing and bodyboarding lessons are offered to children, teenagers and adults, whatever their level. While practising these activities, you will be able to enjoy a wild and atypical setting with its salt water pools and its breathtaking view of the Cordouan lighthouse.
 

The Paddle Center


In Port Médoc, there is a place specially designed for paddling: the Paddle Center. The site has been specifically designed to allow you to practice paddling in complete safety. Here, everyone can book a session with activities for all levels. You will be supervised by a qualified instructor to introduce you to paddling or simply to rent the equipment and go on your own.

The Saint-Vivien canoe-kayak base


Discover an exceptional natural site by embarking on a canoe-kayak! This activity is an excellent way of observing nature up close while respecting the environment. During a few hours of canoeing, you will learn more about the fauna and flora of the northern Médoc. Along the Gua channel, a quiet and wooded waterway, you will paddle in the heart of a wild and preserved nature