The Plagnes lake (1191 m, 6.8 ha) is a real green setting and is very popular with fishermen. Access by car in 10 minutes from the centre of the village of Abondance. The lake is densely populated with trout, perch and white fish.

Sport Fishing at the Lac des Plagnes Abondance


Departing from Abondance (74360)
Animals allowed

The variety of species guarantees pleasant fishing throughout the season. Trout and char are present and can be fished on sight due to the clarity of the water.
Altitude: 1191 m; area: 6.8 ha, depth: 5 m. Parking and restaurant on site in summer. Fish population: brown trout, rainbow trout, perch, tench, rotengle.

Fishing permits can be purchased at tourist offices.


Free access.


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : French
Languages of documentation : English, French

Pets allowed on a lead only.

Period of practice

From 01/05 to 08/10.

  • Pets welcome
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Picnic area


Lac des Plagnes 74360 Abondance
Departing from : Abondance (74360)
Latitude : 46.24772 - Longitude : 6.752179
Information update on 20/03/2023 by Office de Tourisme intercommunal Pays d'Evian Vallée d'Abondance