• Mountain, Mountain lake

Vernant lake

Nestling in the heart of the Combe de Vernant, this lake is a hillside reservoir offering stunning views of the Aravis mountains. You can admire the Pointe Percée directly from the lake.

Mountain, Mountain lake Vernant lake Flaine


Flaine (74300)
Animals allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently

Located at an altitude of 1,842m (6 043 ft) , Vernant lake serves as Flaine's drinking water reserve, which is why swimming is prohibited.

During the summer season, fishing workshops organised by the Flaine Tourist Office take place on the shores of the lake.

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    Free of charge.


    Animals allowed

    Picnic tables are set up around the lake.

    Pets allowed on lead only.


    From 15/05 to 15/10.
    In winter, the lake is located on the ski slopes.

    • Pets welcome
    • Picnic area


    74300 Flaine

    Vernant lake is located upstream from the resort, in a combe bearing the same name.

    If you are coming by car, there is a large free car park. Coming from Les Carroz, the car park will be on your right.

    In summer, during the school holidays, you can take a free shuttle bus directly from the Flaine or Les Carroz resorts. Simply ask the driver to stop at the "Vernant" stop.

    Then, from the car park, it's a 25-minute walk up 100m to the lake.

    • Not accessible in a wheelchair
    Information update on 22/03/2024 by Office de Tourisme de Flaine