Whether you want to go swimming or fishing, you will find numerous lakes, ponds, reservoirs in Bugey Sud.
There are lots of lakes around Bugey Sud, both natural and artificial, so it’s easy to find a lovely spot for swimming or fishing.
Barterand Lake near Pollieu and Virieu-le-Grand Lake are extremely popular with fishing enthusiasts all year round.
In warmer weather, their unspoilt shores also attract swimmers and summer picnickers.
Ambléon Lake at an altitude of 800 m is a wild lake, well known as a great place to fish.
Arboréaz Lake, which can be reached on foot from the village of Colomieu, was the setting of the 1999 film « Les Enfants du Marais ».
Glandieu water body
Near the village of Glandieu, small family lake with picnic area.
The lake of Virieu offers a large beach, games for children and many picnic areas in the shade of the trees. Swimming is supervised in July and August.
Stretch of water and leisure center of Culoz
Located in a wooded area in the delightful town of Culoz this outdoor activity centre has all you will need for a relaxing break. There is swimming, mini golf, an assault course, tennis and...
This quiet and natural lake is a marvelous place to relax and swim in summer.
Fishing is also allowed all year long.