Cycling in Wallonia | W4, a bike itinerary from Estaimpuis to Anhée

  • Cycle ride

The W4 cycling itinerary, inspired by canals, rivers and waterways, will take you from Estaimpuis (Hainaut) to Anhée (Namur) in 6 sections. It follows the Canal de l’Espierre et de l’Escaut RAVel, part of the node network of the Picardy Wallonia.

Cycle through historical cities, get wowed by clever hydraulic engineering works, meet passionate locals...

Practical information

Start: Leers -Nord (Estaimpuis) lock
Duration: Anhée
Distance: 188 km
Level: Easy
Signs: RAVel and nodes

The trail

  • If you're coming from France, you would have followed the Roubaix canal.
  • The canal then changes its name to Espierre: you are now in Belgium, in Leers-Nord.
  • From there, cycle along 2 of Wallonia's rivers - the Escaut and the Meuse
  • Continue along the Meuse and Sambre to get to Anhée

Along the way

Information on the walk




Minimum distance188 Km
The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.