You can enjoy Montfort l’Amaury by different ways. You can walk, ride by horse or bicycle through hiking trails et cycle paths in the heart of the forest of Rambouillet, you can play golf, you can visit other Museums around Montfort.

The Forest of Rambouillet

The state forest of Rambouillet is one of the biggest and beautiful forest in France : a wooded area of 200 km². If you arrive early in the morning, you will watch some deers and boars.

Hiking trails


The hiking trail GR1 starts from Paris near “la Porte Maillot” (on the west of Paris).

You are going to visit Feucherolles, Davron, Thiverval-Grignon, Neauphle-le-Vieux, Saint-Germain-de-la-Grange, Méré, Montfort l’Amaury, Gazeran, Rambouillet, Saint-Arnoult-en-Yvelines.

Cycle paths

About 50km cycle paths crosses the forest of Rambouillet.

You can start your ride from Montfort l’Amaury (route Robert).

To Le Perray en Yvelines

Les Étangs de Hollande between Montfort l’Amaury and Rambouillet.

You can stat from the South of Montfort to get to the ponds.

To Poigny la Forêt

From the East of the forest, you are going to take a trail at Le Mesle à Poigny-la-Forêt for 11 km.

To Rambouillet

The cycle paths of the Rambouillet forest are amazing !

The major cycle path goes from Rambouillet to Montfort l’Amaury : 20km through nature.


Golf du domaine du Tremblay (4km)

Golf course (9 golf holes), bar, ping-pong, spa, poolroom.

Contact le Domaine du Tremblay

Place de l’Église
78490 Le Tremblay sur Mauldre
Tel. 01 34 94 25 70

Golf des Yvelines (6km)

Located on a forest domain of 90 hectares, this golf offers two courses :

  • le parcours des Chênes (18 golf holes)
  • le parcours des Tilleuls (9 golf holes) for beginners or trainers.

Contact the Castle de la Couharde

Château de la Couharde
78940 La Queue-Lez-Yvelines
Tel. 01 34 86 48 89