Nature activities

During your stay at our campsite in the Baie des Veys, whatever the weather, the Cotentin Peninsula offers a multitude of outdoor activities, including sea and nature related activities: hiking, sand yachting, sailing, kite surfing… or fishing at sea or on foot during high tides! Nature lovers, you will love it!

Sailboat at Utah beach

Sensation and nature: a whole program! Just a few minutes from our campsite in the Baie des Veys, come and discover sand yachting! Sand as far as the eye can see, extraordinary colors, a feeling of freedom… a beautiful experience to live that sand yachting ! Utah Mer loisirs offers you group outings for great moments with family or friends!

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Hike on the customs trail

You want to go on long walks along the coast? La Manche is a place full of superb hiking trails. This is the case of the GR® 223, more commonly known as the “Sentier des Douaniers” or “Sentier du littoral”. From Isigny-sur-Mer, the GR® links Carentan to Mont Saint-Michel, over a distance of 446 kilometers.

The discovery of the Cotentin and Bessin Marshes Park

Stroll and enjoy the diversity of the landscapes of the regional natural park of the Cotentin and Bessin marshes. Some advice: bring good walking shoes, water and a hat. We keep the espadrilles for the beach activities! The Maison du Parc is the ideal place to walk around, discover and understand the marshes, in all seasons, with your family, your class or a group of friends. Located in Carentan-les-Marais, it is also the entry point to a remarkable natural area.

Canöe Kayak at sea

Do you like a challenge in any weather? Equipped with a wetsuit you will discover this water sport in a place full of history: Utah Beach, beach of the landing in 1944. Solo, in love, with friends, go to Utah beach to live strong sensations in Utah sea leisure, our partner since years.

Ornithology: a spot not to be missed!

The richness of the territory’s ornithology is due to the diversity of environments and landscapes (marshes, moors, coastline and bocage), to the agricultural practices of mowing and grazing in the marshes and to the geographical location on a major migration axis.

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Boat trip

Leave for an original discovery with our partner
“Les Bateliers
in the Cotentin marshes on board an electric boat. From Port Jourdan, you will embark for a walk in the marshes of the Douve river, in the middle of the meadows, you will have every chance to observe herons, storks or kingfishers.


Domaine de Beaugillot : natural charm

Located between land and sea, on the commune of Sainte-Marie du Mont, a renowned site of the 1944 Allied landings, the nature reserve of the Beauguillot domain is just next to the campsite. It will allow you to make discoveries. Located in the heart of the Bay of Veys, the domain belongs to the vast complex of marshes of the Cotentin isthmus.

Experience a unique moment in Normandy

We maintain our green spaces daily to individualize and personalize each space. An emphasis on the nature side, planting trees and flowers. During your stay, you will be able to take advantage of our services such as the restaurant, an easy access to the campsite and a modern and clean swimming pool that we have renovated and that we want to maintain for your comfort.



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