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Lac de Monteynard

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Address: 38770 Treffort, France
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Be careful if you're going off-season

The hike in and of itself is fantastic but be advised that the boat that normally brings you form les passerelles to monteynard (where you can take the bus back to grenoble) does... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Rapunzel19
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Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

The hike in and of itself is fantastic but be advised that the boat that normally brings you form les passerelles to monteynard (where you can take the bus back to grenoble) does not function off-season. You can get there by bus from Grenoble to Rossard and hike to the passerelles (a few hours of beautiful hiking, all marked) but... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place! The water is a turquoise blue and clean. The beaches are pebbles, so take wet shoes. Lots to see and do on the water, including kite boarding, windsurfing, swimming and boats to hire.

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Metz, France
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

Great for hiking and biking (I ran a race here while my partner brought his bike along), with some truly astounding scenery on the summits. The himalayan footbridges were quite a special experience, although some, especially young kids, may be frightened by how it sways with a load and a strong wind blowing - I'll admit I was personally petrified.... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

Amazing views of the lake and himalayaennes bridges . Couple hours of walking in through forest and mountains surrounding lake . Well spent day . Worth every kilometer you feel in your legs after :)

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Reviewed 24 May 2015

We started our walk from Treffort. The walk takes you arround this enormous artifical lake of 600 hectares large. You will walk next to the lake, in a forrest and over 2 suspended bridges. Make sure you book your boat trip back before you leave.

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