Located in the Hautes-Alpes, the Serre-Ponçon lake is an unmissable destination in an exceptional natural environment. Between water and mountains, it offers a wide variety of leisure activities that will appeal to young and old alike!
Lac de Serre Ponçon: an exceptional setting!
Spread over an area of 28 km², the Serre-Ponçon lake is an artificial heritage site at the south of the French Alps. This lake dates back to the creation of a dam on the Durance. It is located not far from Gap, on the border of the departments of Hautes-Alpes and Alpes-de-Haute-Provence. It is surrounded by a peaceful and seductive environment, which lends itself to an unforgettable holiday.
The contrast between the green of the vegetation and the green of the bottom of its waters gives it a simply extraordinary charm. You will discover a succession of charming landscapes that will seduce you, the view from the water always offers a different panorama. Take advantage of your stay at the Hippocampe campsite near Sisteron, located about 1 hour from the Lac de Serre-Ponçon to discover this natural jewel.
A lake with a multitude of activities
Between leisure activities with your feet in the water and the joys of the mountains, the Serre-Ponçon lake will have plenty to keep you busy!
The lake has many beaches. On which you can enjoy the joys of swimming and many water activities ranging from pedal boats or even stand-up paddle to water skiing. In addition, you can also board a boat for a ride on the lake. Also, if you get tired of the water, you can get high and enjoy the charm of the mountain. Your getaway will be sensational!
Distance from the campsite :
82.2km / 1h01
Don't forget :
Your water bottle
Your favourite cap/hat
Go and discover it !
9 avenue de la combe d'Or , 05160 Savines-le-Lac