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Mont-la-Ville

Mont-la-Ville is a lovely small Jura foot village. Nearby there is an erratic block called “Pierre aux Ecuelles”.

© Commune de Mont-la-Ville
© Commune de Mont-la-Ville
© Commune de Mont-la-Ville

Mont-la-Ville is a small Vaud Jura foot village and the birthplace of the famous surgeon César Roux. One can see his statue on the entrance square of the village as well as at the cemetery. 

The church, built in the early 19th century, has an imposing bell tower that seems to be made to resist the rigorous winter. 

Between Mont-la-Ville and La Praz there is an erratic block called “Pierre aux Ecuelles”. In fact, there were a great number of erratic blocks removed down the Alps until the slopes and the foot of the Jura. This exceptional erratic block was already mentioned in 1849 by F.-L. Troyon. 

In order to access the Col du Mollendruz or the alps of the Jura one will drive past Mont-la-Ville.

Geographic situation

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Address

Commune de Mont-la-Ville
Route du Mollendruz
1148 Mont-la-Ville
Phone +41 (0)21 864 53 88
Fax +41 (0)21 864 53 88

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What to do?

Discovering the crests of the Jura from the pass of Mollendruz

- on foot or by mountain bike
- doing cross-country skiing or going snowshoeing.
» Pass of Mollendruz…

Walking...

© Commune de Ferreyres

Discovering erratic stones, places full of legends

- Pierre aux Ecuelles
- Pierre Pouilleuse
- Pierre Pendue
» Link walk of the erratic stones…

To discover!

In L'Isle, we walk

7 marked trail. 18 technical cards to order : 021 864 55 52.
» Link In L'Isle…

 
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