Sailing and water sports at Settons Lake

Take a breath of fresh air and enjoy the pleasures of water

In the Nièvre Department of Burgundy, Settons Lake is the ideal location to enjoy sailing at your own pace. Perfectly adapted to water sports, this site welcomes you alone or as a group, in an entirely natural setting.

An idyllic setting for nature lovers

At the very heart of Morvan Regional Nature Park, Settons Lake is nestled in a forest of firs and larches at an altitude of 600 metres. This large artificial lake, spanning some 360 hectares, is protected by a granite dam dating back to the 19th Century and is unique in France.

Developed especially for water sports activities the lake is renowned for the quality of its water, as indicated by a Blue Flag. Surrounded by trails, villages and small traditional towns, the site welcomes some 300,000 visitors each year, notably sailingenthusiasts.

Boats available for everyone

In this authentic location, you can enjoy all of the pleasures of sailing with family or friends, whatever your level of ability. Individual or group sailing classes, one hour boat rental or rental for an afternoon or full day … The Activital Sport and Nature Base, located at Branlasses, offers various pick and choose activities.

And if the wind doesn’t blow when you visit you can opt for a canoe, kayak or stand up paddle! There is no shortage of pleasant activities to enjoy at Settons Lake, with its many bays and small islands.

Several on-site accommodation options are also available: Guest houses, chalets, camp sites, gîtes. Mobile home areas will also welcome you and your vehicle.

Finally, you can make the most of your stay in the region by visiting the other great lakes in Morvan, beginning with Saint-Agnan and Pannecière.

Office de Tourisme de MONTSAUCHE-LES-SETTONS
Mairie - - 58230 - MONTSAUCHE-LES-SETTONS -
Office de Tourisme Morvan Sommets et Grands Lacs - BIT de Lormes
5, route d'Avallon - 58140 - LORMES -
03 86 22 82 74
Point Accueil touristique - OUROUX-EN-MORVAN
Place Jean Gautherin - 58230 - OUROUX-EN-MORVAN -
03 86 78 20 11

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