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The Lac de La Landie strectches out on the plateau d'Artense, at some 1036 meters above sea level, in the heart of the Natural Parc of Haute Auvergne Volcanoes. This lake was created thousands of years ago by the successive action of volcanoes and glaciers. Its waters hold a lake village as well as pottery dating back to the Iron Age...Round the lake you will find hardwood forest, secret peat bogs sheltering some seventy rare species of plants, reed beds swarming with life and meadows in bloom where grazing cows contribute to the making of the famous St Nectaire cheese, in a chorus of cowbells. North of this exceptionnal site, the Massif Central reaches its highest point of 1 886 m at the Puy de Sancy that reflects himself in the lake waters, while the Cantal mountains stand out on the southern horizon. The lake strechtes on about 75 acres, and is 20 m depth in its center foss, with a good water temperature for salmonid during all the year.
The Lac de la Landie and your winter holidays.
The Lake is also close to 2 ski resorts for your winter vacation. The first Super-Besse is located in the heart of tracks and at 20 km from Lake, in a huge natural, just over two mountain villages authentic: Besse and St Anastaise.
A modern resort, labeled "family over the mountains, it allows the family to find the day, the greatest variety of snow sports and snow in the evening, a myriad of entertainment and cozy restaurants.
Outdoor activities on the day pure, joyous moments of intimacy or shared the evening ... the whole mountain culture awaits you.
||The second, Sancy Chastreix, at 15 km from Lake, which contains a set of warm chalets at the foot of the slopes in the heart of snow activities. The tranquility of this small family resort at 1400 m altitude makes it very easy access to sports and rides for children and adults: cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, teams of sled dogs. ... Nature reserves are there: more nature, less crowd. The human dimension in the purity and vastness, sensations and pleasures of the mountain safely, is what is found there ( Learn more a>).