L’Etang Philippe – Swimming at the pond:
The Philippe pond and its outdoors activities centre include a beach with a swimming area opened all year long. For several years now the water quality at the Philippe pond is ranked as excellent.
The swimming pool at the campsite:
This summer 2019 a new swimming pool is waiting for you! The pool is heated and for the youngest there is a paddling pool.
You can swim, lay under the sun, or just cool off.
The pool is opened from June the 15th to September the 15th for the campers only.
Picnic at the Philippe pond:
The watersides of the pond have been converted into a perfect place for picnic, under the shades of a tree, on wooden tables or in the sun. You can stroll around the pond (1,5km) to digest and enjoy the several viewpoints.
The thermal baths at Chateauneuf-les-bains
– a 12 minutes’ drive. The spa resort in Chateauneuf-les-Bains is specialised in treating rheumatism. Further down in the valley, the resort welcomes the clients in a nice natural and preserved setting. There in a region known for its thermal water you will find: Balneotherapy and physiotherapy treatments as well as a mobilization pool.
Close by there is an arboretum of 2.5ha.
Numerous beaches in the surrounding area:
- With lifeguard on duty: Lac des Fades (Fades lake): 3 beaches – Pont du Bouchet ; Confolant et La Chazotte
- No lifeguard on duty but bathing is allowed:
-> Plan d’eau d’Anschald (Anschald artificial lake) – Bromont-Lamothe
-> Plan d’eau de la Loge (La Loge artificial lake) – Lapeyrouse
-> Plan d’eau du Béal des Roziers (Béal des Roziers artificial lake) – Savennes
-> Plan d’eau de la Prade (Prade artificial lake) – Servant
-> Plan d’eau de Saint-Eloy-les-Mines (Artificial lake of Saint-Eloy-les-Mines)
-> Gour de Tazenat – Charbonnières-les-Vieilles