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Grenoble swimming lake

Lac Laffrey in Grenoble Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes French Alps was part of our grand tour of all... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2018
chickandbeast
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Durham, Canada
Nice and windy "cooling place" above Grenoble.

The Lac Laffrey, about 30 min drive from Grenoble toward the South, is a nice place to go... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2014
Didier_Cayrac
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Grenoble, France
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Jan 30, 2018
“Grenoble swimming lake”
May 9, 2016
“Beautiful afternoon place to see”
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Reviewed January 30, 2018

Lac Laffrey in Grenoble Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes French Alps was part of our grand tour of all countries that surroundings the Alps. A welcoming swim on a nice hot May afternoon.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed May 9, 2016

We stopped at a little roadside area off of the Route Napoleon that had a gravel parking area. We walked down a little path to the lake. It was about 5 in the afternoon and clear. The reflections of the mountains off the lake were...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed January 4, 2015

It is a must when escaping the summer hear in Grenoble. Great place, though not easy to have parking place and there are always so many people over weekend.

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed December 3, 2014

The Lac Laffrey, about 30 min drive from Grenoble toward the South, is a nice place to go especially when the summer heat hammers Grenoble. It's typically windy there, so beyond sunbathing and swimming, sailboarding can be a good option. A couple (free access) beaches...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Didier_Cayrac
Reviewed July 26, 2014

I took the bus from Gare Routiere, Grenoble. It drops you off at a small stop marked Village, Laffrey. On your right you will see a bar, Napoleon. Please stop there and ask for the bus schedule of the day of return, or else you...More

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank SubhradipPaul
Reviewed April 14, 2014

About 30 mins drive South of Grenoble. Very large, free car parking, hotel (part of Logos chain) serves sandwiches, drinks etc Nice jetty, man made pebble beaches, nature walks to the left as you face the lake (busy road to the right) free toilets and...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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