The beach breaks of the Medoc produce ideal waves for surfers, longboarders and bodyboarders; Montalivet is the centre of kms of undiscovered waves when you get the right conditions. Walk down the beach a few hundred metres and find a surf break all to yourself or step into one of the surf schools for a few pointers under the secure instruction of Montasurfschool.
The Relais de Margaux (Medoc's leading golf destination), The Golf du Médoc (12th best course in France), Golf de Pessac (huge bunkers), Golf de Gujan-Mestras (Florida style), the Golf de Lacanau (heavy pine forests) and the mini golf of Montalivet.
Riding is available throughout the area, particularly recommended is “de Claviéres” at Vendays. Riding lessons and pony grooming. Using the dedicated team from trainer to box boy you will be able to develop your riding skills in a secure environment or take a trek down the beach..
Land yacht and speedsailing courses are run from Capmontalivet, with the low tides and a bit of wind you will be able to sail down the beach for over 20km. The club holds annual competitions..