Billaude, Cascade de la

Cascade de la Billaude is a nice waterfall south of Champagnole in the Jura, France.

From Champagnole drive south over road N5 for 10,5 kilometers and then turn left to Cascade de Billaude, there is also a blue sign “Cascade” which means waterfall. After a few hundred meters you can park the car.

From the car park it is a short walk until you see cascade de la Billaude, officially the waterfall has two named: Saut Claude or cascade de la Billaude. Normally you will have a goo view on the two stages of the waterfall almost in front of the waterfall but there is also a viewpoint higher then cascade de la Billaude viewing on several tiny falls up river.

Because of cascade de la Billaude is situated in a gorge the best tim to visit is at noon when there is enough light reaching the waterfall.

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About Billaude, Cascade de la

RegionFranche Comte/Jura
LocationLe Vaudioux-Champagnole
RiverLa Lemme
Best visitEarly summer-After heavy rainfall

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