Lac Cornu, Chamonix

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Lac Cornu is a lake in the Aiguilles Rouges massif of Haute-Savoie, France. It is located at an elevation of 2276 m with a surface area of 5.4 ha.Petit Lac Cornu is located 500 m North West, at an elevation of 2243 m. Its surface area is 4700 m².
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  • For a big hike, departure from Chamonix, otherwise a small jump in cable car and presto! Leaving Planpraz. A nice hike with views of the Mont Blanc in a mineral universe with the almost guaranteed to come across animals if you leave early enough. The arrival on the Lake is beautiful and the view all around is splendid. A real pretty ballad!
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  • Beautiful serene Lac Cornu in Charmonix France is a glacial fed Alpine lake in the French Alps region of Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes. As beautiful as Lac Blanc with many Swiss peaks as a backdrop.  more »
  • A little harder to get to than Lac Blanc but with views as impressive on both directions, meaning a panoramic view of the Mont Blan Massif and another of the Fiz Massif. On the plus side, none of the ...  more »
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  • Little-known but terribly beautiful and calm is need to just put on good hiking 😊 shoes
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  • Quiet, clean water, enough far away from civilization. Beautifully.
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  • Incredible Lake, it's a long walk to get there but worth the effort!
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