Cosec de Giromagny - gite du Graber

Legend :
Cosec de Giromagny
Gite d'étape du Graber

Difficulty ratingDifficult

Distance (in km) 15.8

Elevation gain + (in m) 728

Elevation loss - (in m) 554

Length (3.5 km/h) 4h30

along the way
GPS data - 47.74169,6.83559
 	Chateau Ritter
GPS data - 47.74836,6.83813

This castle was built in 1900 by the architect Constant Tisserand, in neogothic style and using ferroconcrete as building material. It belonged to the family until 1947, it was then bought by the city of Belfort. Today a childrens summer camp is housed in the

Ruins of Château du Rosemont
GPS data - 47.76136,6.86298

The castle (Château du Rosemont) is located on the slopes of the Ballon d'Alsace and was apparently built by Louis de Mousson, Count of Montbéliard. The remains consist of a square tower in the east with two or three floors, and 1.50 m thick walls as well as t

Doller source
GPS data - 47.78074,6.90848
The Doller source is situated at a heigth of 922m. The first catchment of water was in 1906. Since then, the water supplies the city of Mulhouse and its surroundings.
Graber Inn
GPS data - 47.79471,6.90612

On the sunny side
The Graber hostel is located on the southern side of the Masevaux valley, nearby the Doller source.The Bittel familiy took over the lodge to preserve local traditions.

The architecture is an example of farms from the late 19th century. Th