Surrounded by lakes, in the middle of nature, Saint-Genès-Champespe offers breathtaking landscapes. If you want calm and nature, come stay here, you will feel at ease

Hiking and Trail
On foot, on bike or on a horse, everyone can choose its hike!
Water and all its forms
In the Sancy, the water is here and everywhere: lakes, rivers, waterfalls, springs…
Lac Servière Lac duPré Cohadon Lac d’Aydat Lac duGuéry Lac Chambon Lac Chambon Lac Pavin Lac deBourdouze Lac Montcineyre Lac Chauvet Lac de Gayme Lac de la Landie CLERMONT-FERRAND MontpellierA75 Clermont-FerrandSaint-EtienneLyon - A72Paris - A71 Vers A71Paris Puy de Dôme1464 m Col de la CroixMorand Réserve Naturellede la Valléede Chaudefour Réserve Naturellede Chastreix-Sancy Chaîne des Puys Col de la CroixSaint-Robert Puy de Sancy1886 m Col de la Geneste Banned’Ordanche Sortie 25 A89 A75 St Etienne Ly on Paris Clermont -F errand Sioule Allier Le Mont-Dore Murat-le-Quaire La Bourboule Le Vernet-Sainte-Marguerite Saint-Nectaire Chambon-sur-Lac Murol Saint-Victor-la-Rivière Saint-Diéry Saint-Pierre-Colamine Super-Besse Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise Chastreix Picherande Saint-Genès Champespe Valbeleix Compains Egliseneuve d’Entraigues Espinchal La Godivelle Montgreleix

You want lakes? Come here!

The village is located in the south of Artense, between the Massif du Sancy and Monts Cantal, with heights of 858m (2814 ft.) and 1056m (3464 ft.). The plateau of Artense offers an alternating of pastures, wetlands, rocks and lakes.

Holidays in the middle of nature

If you want holidays next to wild lakes, Saint-Genès-Champespe is perfect for you. The village is surrounded by lakes: lac de la tourbière Laspialade, lac de La Landie, lac de Lastiouilles, lac de la Crégut, Tourons and Tact lakes.
It is a paradise for hikers, fishermen, swimmers and nautical activities.

Au bout du ponton le Lac de Laspialade

The perfect stop for hikers
Saint-Genès-Champespe in on the GR30, hiker trail, “Auvergne’s lakes tour” (on foot duration : 10 to 11 days- 194km (120 miles) – FFRP white and red marking)