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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura

Located in the northwestern Jura Chevigny is close to three other departments: Côte-d'Or, Haute-Saône and Doubs.

The municipal area is hilly with min-max altitudes of 192 m and 295 m. The forests bordering the territory (timber terminal, the Fayette and Channel). In the latter throne Oak Channel, labeled "Remarkable Trees of France". The Massif de la Serre (Natura 2000) partially occupies the municipality.

We practice the cereal crop on more than half of the territory. Livestock (cow milk or meat) has declined significantly in recent years.

Two rivers run through the village: the reach of Mill Creek and the terminal.

The cooperative cheese factory installed in the village not only the famous "County" controlled but also Morbier Mont d'Or and name. There are also milk derivatives such as butter, yogurt, cottage cheese ...

Geographical information

Latitude47.1758470 (N 47° 10’ 33”)
Longitude5.4743180 (E 5° 28’ 28”)
AltitudeFrom 192m to 295m
Surface area7.67 km²
Population290 inhabitants
Density37 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLons-le-Saunier (46 mi, 54 min)
Insee code39141
IntercommunalityCA du Grand Dole
TerritoryFranche-Comté, Jura mountains

Nearest cities & towns

Peintre1.4 mi (4 min)
Rainans2.1 mi (7 min)
Frasne-les-Meulières2.7 mi (8 min)
Biarne3 mi (9 min)
Jouhe3.2 mi (10 min)
Menotey3.5 mi (10 min)
Gredisans3.7 mi (13 min)
Moissey3.8 mi (11 min)
Pointre4.2 mi (11 min)
Archelange4.3 mi (11 min)
Billey4.3 mi (12 min)
Authume4.5 mi (11 min)
Sampans4.5 mi (13 min)
Montmirey-la-Ville4.6 mi (13 min)

Things to see and do

Worth a visit:

The Holy Cross 18th century listed building church.

The road crosses the 16th century listed building.

The medieval castle of 15th and 16th century historical monument.

The fountain wash.

Events and festivities

Traditionally, every May 1 is an organized vide-grenier/marché.


Sunday 19 march
Min. 1°C - Max. 12°C
Monday 20 march
Min. 0°C - Max. 13°C
Tuesday 21 march
Min. 0°C - Max. 14°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Acro-Mania adventure trail
Sports sensations17 € Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur (17.5 mi)
Fly fishing course
Nature and the great outdoors80 € to 280 € Champagne-sur-Loue (18.4 mi)
Cycling holiday along the Burgundy canal
Sports sensations649 € Dijon (23 mi)
Guided bike ride in the Burgundy vineyard
Nature and the great outdoors35 € Dijon (23 mi)
Getaway in the heart of Burgundy's greatest vineyards
Local flavours140 € to 230 € Marsannay-la-Côte (23 mi)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Dan Cross
HikeEasy1h45Poligny (26 mi)
HikeEasy6h00Devecey (27 mi)


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