Halfway between the refuge and the hostel “Dynamo” is a rustic chalet with stunning views of the Black Forest and the Alps! HI Lautenbach youth hostel is nestled at an altitude of 1100 m, in the heart of the Ballons des Vosges regional natural park. Its ideal location offers you a breath-taking view of the Black Forest, from the plain of Alsace to the Alps. With its mountain chalet style, this youth hostel made entirely from wood has an undeniable rustic charm making it authentic, accessible and friendly. Meet travellers from all over the world to discover the pleasures of winter sports and mountain hikes.