Lac de Nantua is a lake located between Nantua, Montreal-la-Cluse and Port in Ain glacial an expanse of 141 hectares. The lake was made a protected natural site in 1935.FormationNantua Lake is a glacial lake. Its formation is the result of an overflow towards the west a huge orientation North South. The original extent of the glacier lake, once the glaciers disappeared, (the study of terminal glacial moraines) was about two to three times area of 2000 with extensions in the plain in three directions (Nurieux, Saint Martin du Fresne, Montreal). This explains the significant depth (42.9 m) and its configuration in the form of ice gorge east-west areas at risk of flooding towards the plain and Port areas moraines. Its scope was much larger and was marked by two arms of lakes and large marshes to unhealthy important work done in 1856. This work lowered the lake level by more than one meter. The cleared zones were cleaned and sold largely to individuals in 1869 by the mayor of Nantua previously owned these recently discovered areas.Using our international travel planner, Nantua attractions like Lac de Nantua can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Quel magnifique lac que j'ai eu l'occasion de voir quelques fois étant plus jeune . Très calme , très agréable ! Un superbe site ! more »What beautiful Lake that I had the opportunity to see a few times being younger. Very quiet, very nice! A superb site!
un lac super avec un paysage extraordinaire bien équipé pour une belle balade. bien aménagé avec des bancs pour se reposer et admirer le paysage, d'autres adaptés pour le pique-nique. il fait un peu f... more »a Lake great with an extraordinary landscape well equipped for a nice ride. well appointed with benches to rest and admire the landscape, others adapted for the picnic. It's a bit cold in winter, despite that a very charming Lake, I imagine that in summer must be even more beautiful. a little flooded with one hand but it has absolutely no gene for our walk.
O Lago está na cidade de Nantua, 480 Km de Paris. Cidade pequenina mas mais charmosa e agradável. O Lago tem locais lindos para tirar fotos, paisagens deslumbrantes. more »The Lake is in the town of Nantua, 480 Km from Paris. Little town but more charming and pleasant. The Lake has beautiful places to take pictures, stunning scenery.
I love this place! Perfect for a vacation!
Beautiful panorama of beautiful walks, swimming at the pool of the lake or nearby, tours of the Lake on foot or by bike 7 km. Practice of water recreation: boats to sail, water-ski, padeal, pedalo, accessible to people with reduced mobility, dogs on a leash, points of consumption and restaurants.
Very beautiful Lake. There area natural and clean 👍
Nice to discover which is well worth a detour for to soak your feet (or more for less chilly)
Very nice Lake that one little practically take the walk... It heats very quickly with the Sun and so swimming is pleasant
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