Tourism and activities

By choosing Les Clochettes du Risoux located in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of Haut-Jura, you choose a region offering a multitude of activities and sites to discover. We offer a selection and we remain at your disposal to guide you.


  • Hiking : Hiking : circuits from 5 to 30 km long or 80 km of marked trails in total. We are also on the route of the  "Grande Traversée du Jura (GTJ)", "GR5" and the "Échappée Jurassienne"
  • Mountain bike trail : marked trails for a total of 130 km. Bicycle rental in the village and secure bike storage on site. We are on the route of the GTJ VTT
  • Swingolf : variant of golf . Course and equipment rental in the village
  • Tennis : there are 2 tennis courts situated in the village
  • Swimming : many natural lakes and indoor pools in the area
  • Cross-country skiing : 110 km of groomed piste featuring 1 illuminated piste. Two equipment rental factilites in the village
  • Sledge run : in the village
  • Raquette (snow shoes) : 7 tracks from 3 to 12 kms. Raquette rental in the village.
  • Dog sledding : walks for all ages and driving lessons - 5 kms from the hôtel.
  • Ski Joëring : ski tour on snow pulled by a Comtois horse - about 10 kms from the hotel.
  • Ski jumping : in winter as in summer, initiation to ski jumping on the Chaux-Neuve ski jump.
  • Downhill skiing : alpine areas in Bellefontaine, Morbier, Chaux-Neuve, Métabief, Les Rousses, etc.

Glisses Nordiques, nordic ski school in the village :
  • cross-country skiing lessons for all ages from 4 years old
  • biathlon course
  • preparation courses for major races
  • snowshoeing
  • night hikes

Nature Odyssée Jura, moutain guides in the village :
  • summer activities : hiking, Nordic walking, mountain biking, orienteering, nature activities, walking biathlon
  • winter activities : snowshoeing, skiing (classic, skating and Nordic hiking), snowshoeing or skiing biathlon, igloo building
  • cultural activities : tourist guide, evening entertainment and discovery classes

Doubs tourismeis one of our partners to organize stays in the Jura mountains. Here are the 3 types of stay they offer : 
* Trek on the Jura ridges

Visits / Museums

  • Ecomuseum Maison Michaud : 17th century piped farm 5 km
  • Polar Park : reindeers, deers, yaks, aurochs, bisons, sled dogs in their natural environment 8 km
  • Maison de la Réserve : fun and interative exhibition rooms and discovery walks on the theme of nature - at Labergement Sainte Marie
  • Cascades du Hérisson : 7 waterfalls, classified Natural Site, including «L’éventail» mesuring 65 m high - 30 minutes from the hotel.
  • Moidons caves : caves and enchanting light and sound show in Molain.
  • Belvédère of 2 lakes : breathtaking view of Lake Remoray and Lake Saint-Point - in Le Brey-et-Maison-du-Bois.
  • Arbois : very pretty town, classified as a "remarkable site of taste" with many wine cellars from the Jura and the cholocate maker Edouard Édouard Hirsinger, one of the best workers in France.
  • Baume-les-Messieurs : town with an impressive seclusion, a waterfall, an imperial abbey, a cave and four belvederes. Village labeled "small towns of Comtoise with character".
  • Geneva : pretty city wih its famous water jet on the shores of lake Geneva.
  • Etc.

Taste local specialties

Coming on vacation to Chapelle des Bois also means taking the time to meet local producers to discover our specialties :
  • Cheeses : Comté, Morbier, Mont d’or, Bleu de Gex
  • Jura wines : yellow wine, straw wine, macvin, ...
  • Cured meats : Morteau sausage, raw smoked ham, ...