Merville's Château - Highlights Hauts Tolosans




This forest stretches on 2378 hectares and it is administered by the Office National des Forêts. It boasts a very rich fauna and flora with numerous species that you may notice when rambling on its hiking trails.

In the heart of the Bouconne Forest there is a recreational park area. Having both sports and cultural facilities available, visitors are welcome to use this natural setting. The Bouconne Forest, the last major greenbelt for the Toulouse metropolitan area is a state-owned forest which is nearly 5000 acres with 740 acres of municipal woodlands and 138 acres on the recreational park facility. Tennis, mini-golf, mountain biking, a swimming pool, paths and hiking trails, a Chappe telegraph tower, ecology discovery trail, orientation course and guided nature tours.


  • Countryside heritage

Practical information

Kind of visit

  • Free tours by appointment
  • Tours all year round


  • Delicate Natural Area, Forests

Fares / methods of payment / opening times

Opening hours

  • From 01 janv 2021 to 31 déc 2021

Contact & location



Tel. : 05 61 85 40 10

: Location

Latitude : 43.666054 - Longitude : 1.226811