The Croix-Rousse neighborhood is nicknamed the “village” because of lifestyle quality the residents can get there. Even when a part of Lyon since 1852, this area kept its particularities. Transformed in the 19th century by the arrival of the canuts, gold, silver and silk (yarn) weavers, this hill remains marked by the work of the Grande Fabrique. The maintaining of this handweaving excellence center reveals at the same time the canuts’ knowledge and their impact to social history. The plateau of the Croix-Rousse also gives breath taking views on Lyon and its suburbs.
A Trail running Station is a place 100% dedicated to trail running, that proposes routes, services and tools to beginners willing to learn and to be frame, as well as to passionates that search one and only place where to organize training courses or week-ends.
Each trail running Stations is related to a territory willing to make you discover its more beautiful landscapes and its most beautiful routes and to welcome you for a day, a week-end or a week.