Near St-Julien, Lake Ogny is classified in a the top category. It is a hillside reservoir that is regularly stocked with rainbow trout. It is also home to carp, tench, gudgeon etc.

Sport Lake Ogny Viry


Departing from Viry (74580)

Remember that you cannot fish unless you are a member of a Ministry-accredited angling or fish farming association and have also paid the CPMA (fishing tax) in addition to your membership fee. Payment is proven by particular stamps stuck on the membership card. Holders of an angling permit stamped to show that the full fishing tax has been paid and young permit holders are entitled to fish with one rod on public waterways.

Fishing licence on sale in the Campsite"La Colombiere" in Neydens


Adult: 104 €
Child (12 years): 30 €.

Period of practice

Throughout the year: open daily (Angling is permitted half-an-hour before sunrise and half-an-hour after sunset (Decree of 23rd December 1985, Article 13).


Lac d'Ogny 74580 Viry
Departing from : Viry (74580)
Latitude : 46.133129 - Longitude : 6.067908

From St-Julien, take the Viry direction at the first roundabout then take the first left (D34, Frangy road) followed by the second right to get to the lake.

Information update on 12/03/2021 by Office de Tourisme des Monts de Genève