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Lac de Gerardmer

88400 Gerardmer, France
+33 6 13 82 62 59
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Nice stroll around the lake

Spent a morning strolling around the lake which took a couple of leisurely hours with a picnic at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julie M
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
Perfect lunch stop (or longer)

We discovered this place by accident on a recent motorbike tour of the region. What a little hidden... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rcdrich
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“water sports” (3 reviews)
“tree roots” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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88400 Gerardmer, France
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+33 6 13 82 62 59
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a morning strolling around the lake which took a couple of leisurely hours with a picnic at the side of it. Great scenery. The footpath can be a bit bad with tree roots at one side so it is essential to wear good footwear....More

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this place by accident on a recent motorbike tour of the region. What a little hidden gem. Beautiful scenery, clear clean water, and great snack bars for a lunch by the lake. I would definitely return and spend more time here.

Thank Rcdrich
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

We walked the complete perimeter of the lake, aprox. 7/8 Kms, and at times a bit rough walk, but we enjoyed it. Met quite a lot of people fishing there and was nice to chat with them, friendly, I suppose it gives them a break...More

Thank jhangood
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Fascinating little city with lake and ski facilities closeby Interesting as well as for trekking ciruits or for cultural visitis to Epinal, Colmar, Nancy

Thank Marcosan65
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

we camped here for a week last summer and found an endless supply of things to do. For small kids, older kids, teens and adults there are a range of activities to enjoy. We had bikes with us and there's the option to go all...More

1  Thank fionava
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We visited this lake during winter, but I think we will be back during the spring. It very very beautiful area.

Thank azevedosofia83
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Lac de Gerardmeris an idyllic glacial lake is eastern La Lorraine France, 660m above sea level. It is also the largest natural lake in the Vosges. There are 6 km of nature trails.

Thank chickandbeast
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Very beautiful place! Sunset looks so good over there. Easy to have a walk around the lake (±5,5km) and see everything around it.

Thank flupper515
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

You like hiking? Skiing? Water sports? Gerardmer is the perfect place to visit. Surrounded by forests of fir trees of the Vosges you can enjoy picturesque sceneries! Ski slopes to be accessed via cable cars at the center of the city whereby you can find...More

Thank LebInDuss
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Beautiful lake with lots of activities like e-boat, pedalo, sailing...The water is not so cold and the quality is really good.

1  Thank Nicolas E
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Blue b
29 May 2016|
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Response from Leny S |
Hello, It would be a 2h journey, from Colmar take a train to Munster. From Munster there is a bus taking you to Gerardmer.
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