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The Chaîne des Terrils: the green hills of the Black Country

  • Minin heap
  • Walking or hiking

The Boucle Noire (Black Loop, 23 km) hiking trail in Charleroi reveals its industrial past and green recovery. A smaller loop (5 km) also exists.

The Black Loop

This itinerary starts in the west part of the town, where industries were once grouped then follows the Sambre river, speckled with art installations:

The Iron, coal and water loop

  • 5 km
  • Well signed trail
  • 4 mining heaps
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.