The Landes de Gascogne massif is classified as having a high forest fire risk. The forest fire risk is permanent and increases with the careless behavior of some visitors.
94% forest fires are man-made. For your safety and to limit the risk of fires starting, everyone must be vigilant and adopt the right actions! See all restrictions here.
The Dune is a wild natural space. Once on the ridge, you will find no shade, no water or food. Avoid climbing the Dune during the hottest hours, the sand is very hot!
Faced with a heat wave, it is important to follow prevention advice and adopt the #goodreflexes :
It is essential to protect yourself and to be attentive to the most vulnerable people.