ideal hiking trails


Our surrounding forests are perfectly suited for hiking and mountain biking. Several hiking trails and even a brand new cycle track pass by the house. This is for you, sportspeople, hikers, contemplators, botanists, fishermen and nature lovers out here !

Alsace and its treasures are waiting for you, just a ride away, and are all yours to discover !


If you are not tempted by the numerous Alsatian restaurants, we can provide you with a lunch pack for your lunch break.


We can recommend you customised routes to suit your wishes and your fitness level : length, steepness, there is a way for every taste.

1:25 000 scaled ordnance survey maps of the area are available for you to plan your day.

by bicycle / mountain bike


The brand new tarred cycle path going from Strasbourg to Saales (70 km) passes by the house : winding through the forest, it also allows you to reach a network of country roads and tracks linking nearby villages and picturesque hamlets.

Tip : cycle down the path to Strasbourg, discover the city and come back by direct train to our house !

Off-track lovers, bring along your mountain bikes ! We have plenty of forest tracks to recommend...

alsatian wine road



We will not compete with the well-built Alsace Tourist Office website, which will give you a thorough presentation of our region.


Just keep in mind for instance that by car, Saulxures is just :

- 45 mn away from Obernai and the Alsatian Wine Road

- 50 mn away from the Haut Koenigsbourg castle

- 1 h away from Strasbourg or Colmar


travel in a 16th century mine !


An idea for rainy... or very hot days ? 


Travel in a 16th century network of underground mines !

discover alsatian wines !



Alsatian wines are yours to discover, not only in the Autumn harvesting period but also all year long.

spa / wellness : 2 great locations just 10 mn away 


In Colroy La Roche, enjoy a special treat in La Cheneaudière's spa, a luxury **** Relais & Châteaux Resort, with their non-resident day offer.


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Their «Nature-Spa» is awarded «Best Hotel Spa in Europe» by the prestigious Villégiature Awards and features 2 000 sq. m. dedicated to wellbeing and relaxation, with state of the art facilities such as 3 pools, 4 saunas including one glass sauna, 1 beehive steam room, a wood-bath, a micro-bubbling beach, a sensory shower walk…


Also available for non-residents, the Hotel Julien offers his spa/wellness center, recently awarded the "Spas de France" label for the quality of its service.

SPA by Julien features a 48 m long indoor - outdoor pool heated at 29°, a jacuzzi, a Kneipp, special showers ...


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on a horse back

A horsefarm nearby (in Stampoumont, a mere 10 mn drive away from our house) offers horse back riding experiences.

There is still much more to discover on the High Bruche Valley Tourist Office website :