Le Petit Fleury

Saône-et-Loire  >  France

The area of Petit Fleury allows quick and easy access to the river Loire and to observe most of the typical species of the river.

Added* by Alexis Révillon
Most recent update 9 September 2022
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Le Petit Fleury is made up of a 2 km footpath crossing most of the natural habitats that make up the river. The site is also equipped with an observation platform and educational panels. Among the birds you can encounter are Little Ringed Plover, Snipe, Common Tern, Little Tern, Stone-curlew, European Bee-eater and Osprey.


Français: Le site du petit Fleury permet un accès rapide et facile à la Loire et d'y observer la plupart des espèces typiques de la rivière. Le site est composé d'un sentier pédestre de 2 km traversant la plupart des habitats naturels qui compose la rivière. Le site est également équipé d'une plateforme d'observation et de panneaux pédagogiques.



Access is via Rue du Petit Fleury. A car park provides easy parking, the rest of the site is only accessible on foot, The site is equipped with a drinking water point and free toilets.


Français: l'accès se fait par la rue du Petit Fleury, un parking aménager permet de se garer facilement, le reste du site est accessible uniquement à pied, Le site est équipé d'un point d'eau potable et de toilettes gratuites.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Wetland , River , Scattered trees and bushes


Flat , High water possible

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

Spring , Summer , Autumn

Best time to visit



Narrow trail , Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


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