Wheter it be on our campsite or near it, there is a lot of activities available for you at Les Tipis du Bonheur de Vivre. You will also be able to visit Spaycific’Zoo, Zoo de la Flèche, Abbaye de Solesmes or even Musée de la Faïence at Malicorne. To learn more, please visit the official website of Sablé sur Sarthe Tourist Office.

Activities at our camp

Upon your arrival and after settling in your tipi for the night, you’ll be able to discover the exhibition « Sauvages », wander in our boutique, enjoy a drink at our bar, or go on a stroll on the meditative trail. This trail lasts 20 minutes and allows you to take a break, to learn to let go, to meditate and observe. With the family ?

Test your knowledge with the educational trail created by the organization Native Events France. Since December 2022, we’re also able to welcome you during winter at our new hotel, Le Ranch, also located in Brûlon, 1km away from the tipis campsite.

The lake and the leisure center

The range of sports and leisure activities available on the lake and at the leisure center is vast, catering for both young and old in search of fun and excitement:

  • water-based activities: supervised beach and swimming, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle, pedal-boating, water-karting
  • other activities : tennis, children’s games, skate park, pétanque, biking, climbing, fitness trail, archery.

You can book your equipment with Jérôme: 06 77 89 49 18. Don’t hesitate, we’ve got everything you need for an unforgettable stay at Les Tipis du Bonheur de Vivre. You can also go hiking. Two hikes are available from Les Tipis, one of 7 km “Circuit à travers les siècles” lasting 3h30 and one of 14 km “Les 3 Clochers”.

What’s new for 2024 :
Indian Legend Emotions

Discover the root of the Native world: Indian Legend Emotions

Welcome to an immersive adventure in the heart of the emblematic culture and nature of the indigenous peoples of the Americas, just 20 minutes from camp…

With our Indian Legend Emotion day, we offer you more than just a getaway, but an enriching experience where history, wildlife and human connection come together to create unforgettable memories with our guide, Serge…

Full Day Discovery with Meal Included

Together, through Indian Legend Emotion, we invite you to delve deep into the ancestral heritage of Native Americans, to discover the beauty of their relationship with nature and their mythical animals, and to create lasting memories imbued with respect, admiration and emotion.


Reserve your place now for this unique experience and let yourself be transported on a journey beyond time and space, where every moment is a celebration of the life and wisdom of the Native peoples of the Americas. (not suitable for children under 12).

Meet the Buffalos of America

Immerse yourself in the raw authenticity of the American West by meeting the majestic buffalo, symbols of strength and freedom. This is a unique opportunity to observe their fascinating behavior and learn more about their crucial role in the ecosystem. 


Marvel at their imposing presence and feel the deep connection between these emblematic creatures and the history and culture of the Plains Natives.

Meet the Lamas of South America

Transport yourself to the far-flung lands of South America, where llamas have been faithful companions of native peoples for centuries. You’ll have the opportunity to meet these graceful, intelligent creatures.


As you learn about the millennia-old traditions of care and husbandry handed down by Native communities, you’ll understand the deep connection between these animals and the spirituality of those who tamed them.

Face to Face with Horses

Embark on an incredible adventure with Serge’s horses. Feel the freedom and power of these noble creatures as you lead them to the sound of your voice. They’ll dance with you at their side (unmounted activity).


Experience an hour filled with emotions as you discover the world through the eyes of the first inhabitants of these lands.

Our activities at the tipis camp (lasting all season-long)

  • Native animal discovery (you’ll have the opportunity to get up close to our 9 bison and learn more about this fascinating animal)
  • Face to face with horses (a moment of sharing in our camp like the Native did when they first encountered this animal)
  • Face to face with wolves
  • Indian Legend evening
  • An educational trail (a family tour of Native American history and traditions, for adults and children)
  • A meditative trail (for adults, 8 stops on existential questions of life in connection with Native culture)
  • A poetic path (a shaded path composed exclusively of Native poems, with medicinal plants)

Activities near the campsite

  • Children’s games
  • Supervised beach
  • Fishing
  • Tennis
  • Pétanque
  • Biking
  • Canoeing
  • Pedal-boating
  • Climbing

Feel free to contact us for more information.