Lac Blanc

in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
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Looking for a nice hike? Please consult the mountain conditions before leaving.

La Chamoniarde website.


Good for the planet

Beware, high altitude lakes are fragile! Please respect the area: do not swim or wash your dishes, do not trample the wetlands, do not put water sports equipment (buoys, paddles, etc.) in the water or throw anything into the lake (stones, waste).


Further information

Dogs are not allowed as the lake is located in a nature reserve.

Located in the Aiguilles Rouges Nature Reserve, one of the most beautiful mountain lakes, famous for its unique panorama opposite the Mont Blanc Massif.

The lake is composed of two parts. The place offers an exceptional panorama on the Mont Blanc massif. Its postcard landscape has been attracting tourists from all over the world for decades.

Opening dates
From 20/06 to 31/10.
Accessibility depends on snow conditions.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.
Lac Blanc

74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Lake located in the mountains, accessible only by hiking.
Accessible from the Col des Montets (3hrs hiking) or from the village of Argentière (3hrs hiking).

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