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Looking to visit the best lakes around Chamonix-Mont-Blanc? After all, there’s nothing better than the serenity of the lakeshore — or a quick dip when the weather’s warm. So, browse our list of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc’s top lakes below as recommended by the komoot community, and experience more on your next adventure!

The top 17 lakes around Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

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    Lac Blanc

    Hiking Highlight

    Very beautiful and much sought-after lake. The last stretch is very steep, but when you arrive at the lake you are happy that you made it. A lot of people …

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    Champex-Lac

    Hiking Highlight

    It is a lively Swiss village with a beautiful mountain lake. There you will find several cafes, bakeries, ice cream parlors, campsites and guest houses. Ideal village to access several hikes.

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    Lac Combal

    Hiking Highlight

    Here is a pretty little lake, in the heart of a breathtaking panorama of mountains and glaciers. An incredible spot.

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    Lac D'Emosson

    Hiking Highlight

    Spectacular views when you get to the Lac D'Emosson and some handy rocks to sit and have a picnic on.

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    Lac des Gers

    Hiking Highlight

    You can stay overnight in the refuge du lac de Gers

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    Lago del Miage

    Hiking Highlight

    Small glacier lake right on the edge of the Glacier de Miage. Depending on the season, weather conditions and glacier dynamics strongly varying water level. At the same time popular destination and picnic area.

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    Lac de Pormenaz

    Hiking Highlight

    You are on the Tour Du Mont Blanc. A classic and the views are stunning!

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    Sebastien
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    Lac Blanc am Mont Blanc

    Hiking Highlight

    Lac Blanc - is a pearl in the Aiguilles Rouges in the Chamonix valley.
    The Lac Blanc is famous all over the world because the Mont-Blanc is reflected in its …

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    Lac Chécrouit

    Hiking Highlight

    It's a nice little lake at the edge of the trail. On a sunny day, you can admire the glaciers reflected in its water by going to the other side of the lake.

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    Lac Vert

    Hiking Highlight

    Lac Vert is truly magical. We shared our picnic spot by the Lac with a local mouse who was feasting on some nuts.

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    Lac d'Anterne

    Hiking Highlight

    Splendid hike, very sporty. Reserved for experienced hikers. Lake Anterne is definitely worth a visit.

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    Michel
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    Another pretty cool place to hang out on the TMB.

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    Lac l'Anglais

    Hiking Highlight

    beautiful picturesque spot for a picnic with some handy public toilets by the cafe opposite the climbing centre office.

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    Lac Cornu

    Hiking Highlight

    Jewel set in stone

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    Lac d’Emosson

    Hiking Highlight

    The Lac d'Emosson is picturesquely situated between the mountain peaks Le Cheval Blanc, Pic de Tenneverge, Mont Ruan and Tour Sallière. The lake, which is dammed by an arch dam, …

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    Lac du Vieux Emosson

    Road Cycling Highlight

    Great reservoir with even great views of the valley with the underlying reservoir and the hut Vieux-Emosson

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    Lac Vert

    Mountaineering Highlight

    Easy access to the lake from Plaine Joux. Attention not possible to go around it without going between the trees, not easy.

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