Derborence Lake, Sion

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Lac de Derborence is a mountain lake in the municipality of Conthey, Valais, Switzerland, located near the hamlet of Derborence. It was formed after rockfalls on 24 September 1714 and 23 June 1749. In 1749, an estimated 50 million m3 of rocks blocked the course of the Derbonne river and led to the formation of the lake.
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  • It's a beautiful quiet and relaxing, go for a nice walk, a long walk, a swim or a meal on the terrace of the Restaurant of the Lake.
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  • Really nice looking natural and beautiful surroundings. We had 2 small children with, so unfortunately not gone so far, but still worth a visit.
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  • I walked from Solalex: firstly an hour to Anzeindaz then two hours across and down to the lake. Quite barren landscape until you get to the woods. Pleasant mountain restaurant at the lake then various...  more »

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