Artificial bathing lakes

A number of artificial bathing lakes for fun and relaxation for all ages. Most offer, apart from supervized swimming, games for kids, pedalos, windsurfers, picnic areas or a restaurant. The quality of the water is monitored regularly. Walking trails or even a fishing lake are often to be found nearby and plantations give shady areas […]

Water sports on the lakes

Water sports on the lakes Lake of Castillon du Verdon This is the first dam on the Verdon. In an exceptional setting surrounded by lush green mountains and sheltered from the mistral, it stretches over approximately 8 km on a surface area of 500 ha. The lake of Sainte Croix du Verdon This is the […]


In the Verdon and the Ubaye, the lakes are full of a vaiety of fish from carp to common trout and charr. Perch and trout are also well-represented. There is an abundance of roach and bleak everywhere. A fishing permit is necessary to be able to fish and you can even call on the services […]

White water sports

For white water sports, the Alpes de Haute-Provence has a hydrography which is specific to mountain regions. The Verdon, Ubaye, and Var rivers, the chain of the five lakes on the Verdon … all offer exceptional supports for white water sports, whose national and international fame has been growing for years. White water activities also […]