Lac Cornu, Chamonix

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#8 of 10 in Nature in Chamonix
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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  • Nice hike at the start of plan praz if still you have energy continue to the black lakes and down the flégère
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  • Nice hike quieter than the White Lake which gives a great view of the White Mountain, adding a touch of wild. Really nice to do until the black lakes
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  • at the start of the 1st section of the cable car of Brévent, hiking to the fairly modest but enough sports access. great panorama
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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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