Photographer's Note

After Corps, in the extreme south of the department, a small road down the mountainside to conduct a lake, the Obiou nowhere is as beautiful, gives his reflection in the water of Lake turquoise color which agree perfectly with the surrounding green montagnes.C is Lake Sautet, cistern created by EDF in 1935. to supply one of its hydroelectric dams on the Drac. This dam has created a beautiful artificial lake
At the crossroads of two departments, this lake is an ideal place for holidaymakers in search of true nature. Many activities around the lake attracts a diverse public, foreign or not. A via ferrata seven kilometers, cut into the terraces of Beaumont, in an impressive canyon, was opened recently, bungee jumping from bridges or Sautet Ponson (the first center in Europe) attracts a growing number followers of the great thrills. Water sports are spearheading local tourism. Areas equipped with camping on the banks allow the reception of holiday centers and youth groups, settled here because of the proximity to the water sports, these centers provide an opportunity for children to discover the delights of the water in a framework enchanting. The sailing offers a variety of formulas, catamaran, through sailboards, paddleboats, motor boat, water skiing, canoeing, fishing, boating slide, mini golf, everything is permitted to enjoy the waters of Lac du Sautet. You will also have a municipal beach, set and monitored throughout the summer.
Boat electrosolar "The Souloise" 24 places to discover the exceptional site of Lake Sautet.
For the adventurous, the impressive Tyrolean Sautet dam of: 125 m vacuum into which you plunge, equipped of course a helmet and a harness.


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  • Copyright: Alex Vallet (omael) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 21 W: 5 N: 27] (286)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-08-07
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/8, 1/200 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2009-08-19 0:07
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