Uccle-Boitsfort

Activities

Exact departure point: Info point, Drohme
Times/duration: from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m./4 km, 2h
Description: Take part in a 4 km fun walk to discover the forest with your children. A questionnaire on the fauna, the flora and the history of the forest will be provided at the start so… play and follow the arrows! The best answers will be rewarded at the end of the walk!
Number of participants, max.:
Languages: FR/NL
Suitable for: adults and children, if accompanied

Exact departure point: Info point, Drohme
Times/duration: 10.30 a.m., 2 p.m./more than 2h
Description: Guided by a biologist from Brussels Environment you will learn more about the management of the nature reserves of “Les Enfants Noyés” and the “Vuylbeek”, as well as two archaeological sites in the forest.
Number of participants, max.: 25
Languages: FR
Suitable for: good walkers (all surface roads)

Exact departure point: Info point, Drohme
Times/duration: 10 a.m., 1.30 p.m./ 2h30
Description: A forest ranger will tell you about his job with passion, making you visit his forest section. He will address all the challenges and joys of everyday life: welcome of the public, nature conservation, forest management and much more. An exciting immersion!
Number of participants, max.: 25
Languages: FR
Suitable for: good walkers (5 km, on all surface roads)

Exact departure point: Horse statue (avenue de l’Hippodrome, 51)
Times/duration: 11 a.m./one to two hours
Description: Guided nature walk from Boitsfort to Groenendael, with the Watermael-Boitsfort Ornithological Commission (COWB)
Number of participants, max.: 20
Languages: FR
Suitable for: children, if accompanied
Info: mario.ninanne@gmail.com

Exact departure point: Info point, Drohme
Times: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m./1 hour 30 minutes
Description: A chance to discover the fragility and exceptional wealth of the Sonian Forest
Number of participants, max.: 20
Languages: FR
Suitable for: over 8 years
Info: celinevde@gmail.com

Exact departure point: Info point, Drohme
Times/duration: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m./1 hour 30 minutes
Description: With the photographer Bénédicte Maindiaux, learn to capture the forest in images This workshop combines a pleasant walk with an instructive lesson.
Number of participants, max.: 15
Languages: FR
Suitable for: adults and accompanied children
Info: benedicte.maindiaux@skynet.be

Exact departure point: Info point, Drohme
Times/duration: 10.30 a.m. and 2.30 p.m./more than 2 hours
Description: Discovery tour of the hidden corners and places of the Sonian Forest: the bike is ideal to deeply enjoy the green lung of Brussels and swallow the paths lined with purple colors! At the start of the Uccle-Boitsfort Gate, Pro Velo will guide this family walk for 8 kilometres.
Number of participants, max.: 20
Suitable for: cyclists with their own bike (8 km)
Info: www.provelo.org

Visit place: Drohme
Times/duration: from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Description: Extracts from “Soignes, ma belle”, exhibition of the Paul Hankar Institute, realized by Luc Teper. The original exhibition is installed at the Halles of Saint-Gery (30 / 9-30 / 11).
Number of participants, max.: –
Languages: FR / NL
Suitable for: Everyone

Exact departure point: Entrance to the Parc Tournay-Solvay (corner of the car park of Boitsfort railway station).
Times/duration: 10 a.m./2 hours
Description: Autumn has set in: the days are getting shorter, the temperatures are cooler, the warm colours are streaking through the foliage of the trees … Let’s follow the comings and goings of the animals that are preparing for the winter, taking advantage of the multitude of fruits offered by the plant world. Do you know how to distinguish between beechnuts, acorns, female cones and the various samaras? And what is a drupelet? Can we put them all on our menu?
Number of participants, max.: 50
Languages: FR
Suitable for: Adults and families with children
Info: inscription@tournesol-zonnebloem.be
Access : SNCB Train (line 26 – stop Boondael / line 161 – stop Boitsfort), STIB Tram 94, STIB Bus 11, TEC Bus 366. By foot, by bike.
Welcome point: Drohme.
Car access: via the car park (opposite 114 Chaussée de la Hulpe, Uccle).
Catering: Between noon and 4 p.m., a snack is handed out to visitors (local and organic products).