Klontalersee, Glarus

#2 of 9 in Things to do in Canton of Glarus
Klöntalersee is a natural lake in the canton of Glarus, Switzerland and covers the major part of the Klöntal valley floor. Since 1908, it has been used as a reservoir for electricity production. The dam's construction substantially increased the lake's volume.Klöntalersee is drained by the Löntsch, a left tributary of the Linth.
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  • The incredible beauty of this Lake delights in any weather, like summer-its azure water and winter mountain scenery and air.
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  • After 28 years, we were once again at the Klöntalersee. The hot weather has animated us and it paid off through and through. After a starter coffee, are we walked across the dam and then made us on the trail along the Lake. This takes usually less than 2 hours. We needed but a bit longer because we have repeatedly found a nice place to take a dip in the refreshing Lake. There are many places with fireplaces. Everything very clean (thanks for those who take their waste and do not leave). The whole way has some gradients or gradient and is well done as a family.
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  • Klöntalersee is under UNESCO Protection. This is an amazing natural park, that you can also do camping (for tents it is 25 chf per nite) İt could be hard to resch the place without car. İf you are kee...  more »

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