Tourism Remiremont Plombières-les-Bains in the Vosges, Lorraine, France

Fossard Massif

A popular place for walkers, the Fossard Massif extends over several municipalities of the territory: Remiremont, Saint-Etienne-les-Remiremont, Eloyes et Saint-Ame.

Fossard Massif

Stroll, walk or cycle, breathe, learn, enjoy...

This site is the ideal place to discover the Moselle and Moselotte valleys from the heights, in addition to its many curiosities such as the Saint-Mont, the Pont des Fées, the Tête des Cuveaux or La Roche du Thin.

The Massif du Fossard is a fertile ground for discovery for sports enthusiasts and families looking for outdoor activities.

Saint Mont

A path to the spiritual...

Mont Habend or Saint-Mont is located at the southern end of the Fossard massif, in the town of Saint-Amé at an altitude of 672m. Amé (Preacher monk) and Romaric (Nobleman of the Court of Austrasia) created a double monastery there of men and women in 620, following the austere rule of Saint-Colomban. From 819, the female monastery was relocated to the valley, but the site remained a place of pilgrimage for several centuries. Archaeological excavations have revealed a funerary necropolis dating from the first millennium; on the ground, traces of various buildings (chapels, convent buildings, main church) date from the High Middle Ages. Today a religious, historical and archaeological site listed as a Historic Monument, it still retains many secrets with the largest group of Formae ever found to date.

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