The Baladou is close to the Puy de Dôme, Vulcania, and the Puy de Sancy. Clermont-Ferrand is at less than 30 kilometres.
The ski resorts of Super Besse and the Mont Dore are only a score of kilometres away. The Nordic domains of Pessade and Guéry are only a few minutes away.
The lakes of Aydat, the Chambon, Servière, and the Guéry are near.