Discover the Lake of Estaing and
the surrounding gaves near the campsite
camping edge of lake estaing
The lake of Estaing located at 5 km from the campsite and at 1161 m of altitude is at the limit of the national park of the Pyrenees. You are entering a pastoral area where animals are king!
The Gave d’Estaing which descends from the lake, will allow you to refresh yourself or to fish the trout of the Pyrenees!
A small access to it has been arranged in front of the campsite, so that you can enjoy its freshness. No sand or pebble beaches are present.
Swimming at the lake of Estaing
Why is the lake of Estaing forbidden to swim? Located on the edge of the Pyrenees National Park and in a pastoral area, it is one of the protected lakes of the Hautes-Pyrénées.
Where to swim in the Val d’Azun ? Gaves are accessible near the campsite.
A leisure center with a swimming pool is open during the summer in Arrens Marsous and Lau Balagnas.
Remember that mountain lakes are protected areas and require our full respect.