On the spot

  • Sportmen will find ski, hiking, tennis, golf, swimming, treetop adventure, horse-riding and fishing facilities (Lac du Pêcher and Lac Sauvage). Close to St-Jacques-des-Blats, three canyons offer tracks. Sailing is also possible on lakes in the surroundings (St Etienne-Cantalès, barrage de Grandval and base du Mallet). 

In Saint-Jacques-des-Blats

Bakery, butcher shop, grocery store, poste office, tobacco and bars.

In Aurillac

5 hypermarkets

In Vic-sur- Cère -12 minutes away -

An Intermarché supermarket and all traditional shops, traditionnal market and two petrol stations.

Local outdoor markets on Fridays

In Polminhac (20 minutes) and in Murat – former sub-prefecture, 20 minutes.