Our domain, situated in Grandvaux, is surrounded by its woody crests, its bog and its little lake that offers multiple discoveries to all kind of interest.
The Black Mount can offer you many hiking possibilities either by foot, by bicycle, by cross-country skiing or snowshoes in any season. You can also discover some waterfalls, caves, lakes (some of them have swimming facilities while others are more natural). You can use our “nature backpacks” in which you will find some information, binoculars, a magnifying box...
For the more daredevils, there are many outdoor sports available such as Via Ferrata, speleology, rock climbing, rafting, dog sledding, hiking with dogs...
Places to visit : the Hedgehog waterfall, the Saine caves in Langouette, the 4 lakes...
Other visits : the Eagle peak, Vouglans lake, the mountain Dole, Mount d’or, lake Geneva, Ginger lake, Moidons cave, Bellefontaine lake...
All our team will be grateful to welcome you in a friendly and simple manner.
The large chalet and its terrace, main place of the domain, is a place of exchange.
We regularly organise events that are opened to everyone ( and respectful to who does not want to participate), where meeting, sharing and conviviality will be guaranteed with beginner dance class, wine and cheese tasting, fondue dinner, shared BBQ and sometimes musical evening (such as concert, karaoke…)
Places to visit: night markets, fruit growers in Comté, wood factory, craft and artisanal event in St Laurent...
Other visits: fruit growers in Arbois, wood museum, wooden village, glasses museum in Morez, polar worlds in Prémanon
Our mountain region offers multiples landscapes accessible by foot, bike, horse riding,
or sometimes by car. You can enjoy many roads and paths to discover all natural sites. This would also be the occasion to explore in the heart of our mountains some magnificent sights and landscapes, which lead you to discoveries (geology, landscapes, fauna and flora, bog…)
Places to visit: the 4 lakes tour starting in Ilay, the Hedgehog waterfalls circuit...
Other visits: many circuits and hikes, bogs, Grande traversée du Jura (GTJ by bicycle, foot, mountain bike, ski or snowshoes), many sightseeing points, Zed Jurassien, theme paths (botanical, Man and the Wood…)
It is a region rich in gastronomy and local products that offer many tasting pleasures.
You can visit our fruit growers in Comté to discover an authentic and preserved rural world.
Places to visit: local markets, wooden museum in Bois d’Amont, lumberjack show in Longchaumois, Morbier party, medieval show in Noseroy...
Other visits: touristic train “la ligne des hirondelles”, festival of sacred music in Sylvanes Abbaye, organs summer concert, ecomuseum Maison Michaud, snow show, Morez festival...
Cheese have an important place in our heritage : Comté, Morbier and Bleu de Gex all have a protected designation of origin, just like the Grandvaux and Foncine’s goat cheese. It is impossible to talk about heritage without mentioning
the very tasty typical wines we have in this region such as the yellow wine, straw wine, and the Savagnin…
Places to visit: the Ginger fort, the village of Baume les Messieurs, the famous museum of The Laughing Cow, medieval show in Noseroy, many farms...
Other visits: caves and caverns, old medieval town in Noseroy, th Comté capital of Poligny, salt museum, the village of Salins-les-Bains...
Who says Jura also says cheese, wine, hikes, natural preserved sites, rural villages, lakes and mountains… It’s all of the above that our staff at our Domain will show you around a meal made of many local products, as well as meeting the local producers during evening shows or by roaming during your hikes, local visits and discoveries.
Aurélie et Olivier