Verdon Lac De Sainte Croix

This beautiful et man-made lake in auto Var, close to Moustiers-Ste-Marie and the Gorges ns Verdon is popular pour water sports; motor boats are not allowed.

Vous lisez ce: Verdon lac de sainte croix


This magnificant turquoise lake was formed de the Barrage (dam) de Ste. Croix, built nous the Verdon river in 1975. Sitting nous the open Plateau aux Valensole et the grand Plan de Canjuers, auto lake has actually a feeling de endless space and light. At auto northeastern end ns the lake at auto Pont ns Galetas, an almost invisible slot in thé mountain wall hides thé deep, wild Verdon canyon where the rushing vert waters de the rer enter thé lake.The lake is about 10 kilomètre long and about 3 kilomètre wide at thé widest part.There is basic acces venir much du the lake shore, and pleanty of beaches et picnic areas. Thé size du the lake, however, accepts the lété visitors without a feeling of overcrowding its huge surface.Although the village of Ste-Croix-de-Verdon gave the lake the name, the bourgade of les Salles-sur-Verdon nous the opposite à côté de is an ext a part ns the lake itself: thé old village rests 40 ns below the surface ns the water. When thé dam to be built, les Salles-sur-Verdon moved à higher ground, acquisition some of the old bourgade with it, including thé church belltower and the fountain.

The est différent Lakes

Allos Lake (Lac d Allos) is a lovely mountain lake at the edge ns the Mercantour national Park.Lac aux Castillon is 5 kilomètre north of Castellane.

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Lac d"Esparron is in the Lower Gorges de Verdon, downstream de the Lac du Ste Croix, par Gréoux-les-Bains.Lac heilig Cassien is close to Cannes et Grasse, et only a half-hour from thé seaside.Lac Serre-Ponçon, in between Gap and Embrun, is a popular lété vacation site.

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Hiking


• GPS: 43.773634, 6.21024

Maps

IGN (1/25,000) #3542 OT "Castellane, Lac du Castillon"


Sports


A centre équestre is located conditions météorologiques the plains of the northwestern shore, close to the bourgade of Ste-Croix-de-Verdon. Différent riding stables are situated at Moustiers-Ste-Marie et at thé Château de Chanteraine near les Salles-sur-Verdon conditions météorologiques the east side of the lake. Over there are many riding trails in the area, et one de them follows auto GR99 hiking follow along thé southeastern side ns the lake.


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Nearby Places

Aiguines 6 kilomètre Aups 15 km Bauduen 0 kilomètre Bauduen Observatory 2 km Moustiers-Sainte-Marie 6 km Quinson 15 km Riez 10 kilomètre Sainte Croix-du-Verdon 0 km Salles-sur-Verdon 0 kilomètre Verdon Gorges 1 km