Mountain lake





The largest natural high altitude mountain lake in Europe (2228 meters).
Allos  lake is located in a cirque formed by the glaciers’ thaw in the quaternary era.
The lake water is essentially from melting snow and autumn rains.

This mountain lake is located in the heart of the  mercantour national park. 

The road going up to Laus car park is opened from mid of june (except on climatic hazards)  to mid of october.

 

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The walk to the lake, although easily accessible and short (about 45minuts to join the lake from the nearest car park " Laus"), is  a mountain walk, do not forget to bring your walking shoes, water, a hat ...

Be careful during high season car parks are regulates (180 parking spaces) and paying at certain times.
Camping car must car park at the Cluite Parking

From Laus car park : 1h30 of walk (go and return)
From Cluite car park : 4h30 of walk (go and return)
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  • lac dallos alps
  • lac dallos mercantour