Walk in the Ardennes forest, relax, discover, observe, learn and be astonished, as nature offers so many sensations in the great forest of Saint-Hubert! You will be carried away by its diversity and richness.
Arboretum du Fourneau Saint-Michel
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Departure: from the car park nb 1 (Fourneau Saint-Michel).
A visit to the arboretum can be combined with a 1.9 mile (3km) walk with educational panels (FR), from the car park of Fourneau Saint-Michel.
The arboreta were established on the initiative of King Leopold II to observe the ability of the exotic species to adapt to our climatic and soil conditions. The Arboretum of Saint-Hubert was created in 1899 and covers an area of 5 acres (2ha). Amongst the most remarkable varieties can be found the Douglas, Grand Fir, the Great Fir, the Western Hemlock end the Japanese Larch.
The arboretum is divided into 86 plots containing one or more variety.