in the neighbourhood of La Calestienne
Great Route path 12, connecting Brussels with Paris, crosses the area
and passes from north to south at Dourbes, Fagnolle, Olloy-surViroin,
Oignies-en-Thiérache and the Belgian-French borderline.
The GR 125 makes a tour of the Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse region and
frequents Frasnes, Nismes, Olloy, Vierves, Treignes and Mazée.
||On a surface of 120 square kilometers of Viroinval,
including the villages of Nismes, Olloy-sur-Viroin, Vierves-sur-Viroin,
Treignes, Mazée, Oignies-en-Thiérache and Le Mesnil, there are signposted
walking trails, good for more than threehundred kilometers
indication of these trails on a scale of 1/25.000 are available at "La
Calestienne". If you want this map to be sent home, you can send us
10 € on our bancaccount mentionned here under, indicating "walking map
||You can buy
descriptions of the GR-routes in the GR-shops.
Look on their site for the GR&LF-shop and GR 12
"Paris-Brussels" and GR 125 "Tour de