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at the Camping de l’Etang Philippe

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The Activities at the campsite:
The campsite offers activities for all and awesome opportunities to revitalise yourself. Among athletic activities and relaxation there is something for everyone.
Numerous trails for walks or mountain bikes are easy to reach without a car. Maps and guides for walks in the surrounding area of Saint-Gervais-d’Auvergne are available at the reception.
Another activity offered by the campsite is: being able to do nothing without being bothered !

Swimming Pool

– At the campsite –

A new swimming pool is waiting for you this summer 2019!
There is a heated swimming pool with a paddling pool for the youngest.
You have the choice to go for a swim, to relax under the sun or just refresh yourself.

The swimming pool will be opened from June the 15th to September the 15th from 10 am to 12 pm and from 2 pm to 7 pm only for the campers.

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Swimming shorts forbidden predict slip / boxer swim


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L‘Étang Philippe pond offers a lot of possibilities for fishing enthusiasts: day fishing (carps, zanders, pikes, perch, trout, tench, roaches) and night fishing (carps). Fishing cards are for sale at the reception.

In 2019 several contests will be hold: July the 21st fishing contests opened to everyone. August the 15th: fishing contest for the youth, 4 trout releases along the year: at the opening, March the 16th, April the 13th and May the 11th.

Find out more about fishing at the Philippe pond:Fishing regulation at the Philippe Pond 2019 / Night fishing regulation 2019

La Sioule : idéale pour les amateurs de pêche à la truite, où les différences de taille et de profils offrent la possibilité d’utiliser plusieurs techniques.

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Vacations at the campsite without playing pétanque: Nonsense! Be reassured: there is a pétanque strip at the entry of the campsite, if you are an amateur or a pro player come spend convivial moments. Come and discover the precision game and perfect yourself during your vacation.
Several contests are organised during the summer.


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By reservation come enjoy the two outdoors tennis courts.

Price for the campers: 4€ per hour


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The best way to spend a pleasant moment with your family or friends is to defy them by taking notes of your scores and perfecting your swing.
Located near the snack-bar and with a view on the pond you will for sure have a great time.

Cost for the public: 3€ for adults / 2€ for children (<12 years old).

For all the residents and campers, you can benefit from a special price and enjoy the course for 2€/adult and 1€/child


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The youngest also have their playground with one specially made for children, with slides and a footbridge.


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The Skate Park is located at the outdoor activities centre of the Philippe pond. For the most courageous on a skateboard, rollerblades or with a bike, there are 3 different modules to learn and perfect new tricks.

Fitness Trail

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The trail is made of 12 wooden modules in order to train outside and try new physical exercises.
Try your hand at several exercises while running or walking, every athlete will find what he’s looking for!

Ping Pong

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Several ping-pong tables indoors and outdoors are available. You can pick up the paddles at the reception and enjoy your game.

Volleyball court

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You can also play volleyball on a grass court. The court is yours if you want to do simple exchanges or wild tournament! (at the outdoor activities centre of the Philippe pond et only during the high season)

Paddleboard renting

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You can enjoy paddle boarding at the campsite. Paddle boarding offers the possibility to slide on the water quickly in a comfortable position with a long large, thick and very stable surfboard. Practice sports while breathing the fresh air. You just need to know how to swim and we’ll give you tips so you can enjoy this experience the most.

Cost 2019: 10€ per hour (only during the high season and under condition that the pond is passable).


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A trampoline is available for the children’s joy and under adults’ surveillance. (only during the high season for residents at the campsite)

Indoors Playroom

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A library, boardgames and tables to play on are available in the playroom. You can enjoy this room when it’s raining or with the aim to find some cool!
Children must be under surveillance at all time.