Lakes of the Hautes-Alpes department
In the high or medium mountains, the Hautes-Alpes department is home to numerous lakes of different sizes. Some are equipped with beaches and nautical bases, such as the Serre-Ponçon lake. Torrents and lakes are home to a very rich fauna and flora: dragonflies, eels, trout, breams, barbs, chubs or carps, frogs, birds, etc. You can also enjoy many water sports activities on the lakes and rivers.