Lac de Monteynard-Avignonet is an artificial water reservoir, serving the Électricité de France power station of Drac Station. The reservoir is bounded by the canyons of Ebron and Drac and belongs to the Isère department. It was created in 1961 after the built of a 145 m / 476 ft dam. The reservoir is up to 10 km / 6.3 mi long and in some places it reaches at 300 m / 984 ft wide. On the lake, it is often windy and wavy, something that makes it one of the best places to practice water sports.
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Wakeboarding in Port Hacking River, Sydney, New South Wales Australia
Port Hacking River is very popular among water-sports fans. The estuary and bays are used for many recreational activities such as surfing, wake-boarding, water skiing and scuba diving. Amber Wing, one of the best female wake-board riders in the world, wake-boards on Port Hacking River. The area is suitable for all skill and experience levels.
Water temperature is up to 21°C/69.8°F in summer and early autumn months and between 14-18°C/57.2-64.4°F in winter. If you are an experienced wake-boarder and you want some time on the water for slips and slides, then Port Hacking River is the ideal location.
You can enjoy wake-boarding by the shorelines, admiring at the same time the breathtaking views of the relatively pristine area at the south side of Port Hacking River. Last but not least, there are nearby schools and shops, in case you need an expert to guide you or rent equipment.