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The best photo spots in autumn

In autumn, the Jura Mountains become a fabulous landscape with a whole array of shimmering colours that make the lakes, summits and waterfalls even more beautiful! Discover the best spots to take advantage of the magnificent settings for your photo shoots!

Bassins du Saut du Doubs à l'automne
Les Droners / Montagnes du Jura
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Lakes at the Saut du Doubs waterfall

Added bonus: Take a boat trip on the Saut du Doubs lakes to fully appreciate the beauty of the site and the canyons. To admire the lakes from above, we recommend walking up to the Taillards panoramic viewpoint!  

Saut du Doubs lakes

Cascade du Hérisson en automne
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Hérisson waterfalls

Added bonus: The falls are beautiful in autumn and there's no shortage of water! To make your photo session a success, take a tripod with you or make sure your camera is steady and set a fairly long exposure time to obtain a lovely movement-on-the-water effect.

Hérisson waterfalls

Vue du sommet du Crêt de Chalam à l'automne et mer de nuages
Les Droners - Montagnes du Jura
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Crêt de Chalam 

Added bonus: After your ascent of the Crêt de Chalam your efforts will be rewarded by a magnificent view over the Reculet, the Crêt de la neige and, if the weather is good, the Mont-Blanc. The perfect spot for a 360° panoramic shot!

Crêt de Chalam

Lac de Bonlieu en automne
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Bonlieu Lake

Added bonus: For a bird's-eye view of Lake Bonlieu, walk up to the panoramic viewpoint of La Ronde, where you'll feel a certain sense of serenity!

Bonlieu Lake

Château de Joux couleurs poudrées
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Joux Castle

Added bonus: In the early morning light, Joux Castle is a magical sight that you'll be glad you didn't miss. You never know, you may even be lucky enough to meet a chamois on the way...

Joux Castle

lac genin en automne
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Genin Lake

Added bonus: Lake Genin is nicknamed the "Little Canada of Upper Bugey". With a boat in the foreground and the lakeside house in the background, you'll have a shot good enough to put on a postcard. 

Genin Lake

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