Ideally located between the Puys chain and the Puy de Sancy, less than an hour from Clermont-Ferrand, the Guéry plateau reveals fabulous panoramas of these two major volcanic sites. This location makes it an ideal starting point for exploring a multitude of activities in Puy-de-Dôme. It offers visitors an experience rich in natural discoveries and sporting adventures.

From spring, meet at the Center Montagnard Cap Guéry

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Boutique Center Montagnard Cap Guéry
  • a nature trail, the Terra Alta Trail
  • a reception desk of the Tourist Office
  • from a point of F&B and drinks
  • a shop
  • a starting point for multiple nature activities around and near the Sensitive Natural Area of ​​Lake Guéry (fishing, hiking, cycling, climbing) and the Tuilière and Sanadoire rocks
  • electric scooter rental
  • picnic room
  • Kota grill (traditional shelter of the Sami people in Lapland): available to the public to cook meat on the grill (during the opening hours of the Center Montagnard Cap Guéry). Privatization possible for a barbecue evening with friends, upon reservation
  • sales of fishing cards
  • a climbing site: routes from 6a to 6c 

Near Clermont-Ferrand: fun activities for families

Au Cap Guéry Mountain Center, activities to do as a family abound in a naturally enriching setting. Near Clermont-Ferrand, this center offers a variety of activities fun activities perfect for all ages, making this place an ideal destination for family outings. Nature activities offered include discovery trails and educational workshops that engage visitors in a deeper understanding of the local ecosystem. In addition, the numerous outdoor sports, ranging from hiking and mountain biking to fishing and climbing, promise adventure and fun for all. Whether you live in Clermont-Ferrand or are passing through, the Center Montagnard Cap Guéry is the perfect place to discover the joys of nature together.

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Terra Alta Trail

The path invites you to walk on secure footbridges which will lead you to a belvedere above the treetops to enjoy a 360° panorama.

Bear Hut - Le Guéry

In the Cap Guéry mountain center, unusual accommodation

Le hut : inspired by the reception centers of Canadian National Parks, 2 log cabins for rent all year round (capacity 4 people) with a surface area of ​​16 m² and 2 lodge tents for rent in summer (capacity 6 people), with an area of ​​20 m². The comfort elements (hot showers, conventional toilets) are located in the reception building approximately 300 m from the cabin area. Dry toilets are available on the cabin. By reservation and by appointment.


Opening hours of the Center Montagnard Cap Guéry

Opening hours from July 06 to September 01, 2024
Monday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Tuesday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Wednesday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Thursday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Friday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Saturday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Sunday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Opening hours from September 02 to September 14, 2024
Saturday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Sunday Open from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.


Firm. Opens at 10:00 p.m.
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Good to know

  • Swimming and canoeing are strictly prohibited on Lake Guéry
  • Bivouac on the Guéry Lake site is strictly prohibited, even when roaming
  • Dogs must be kept on a leash

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