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 1961after the built of a 145 m / 476 ft high dam. The reservoir is up to 10 km / 6.3 mi long and in some places 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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Wind Surfing in Langebaan Lagoon, Cape Town, Western Cape South Africa
Surfing in Langebaan Lagoon can be amazing and is also popular. The spot offers good beach-break waves which works on both left and right direction. Swells are hollow and fun to ride especially during medium and high tide.
Surfing in Langebaan Lagoon is open to all levels of surfers and is best surfed during the winter months. Surfing here allows for out and out high speed flat water blasting. Swells start working at 1 m/3 ft and can hold up to 1.2 m/4 ft.
Relevant activites based in South Africa
This 2-3 hour adventure is the most popular adventure activity where you can experience the best that Tsitsikamma offers! If you are keen to explore deeper into the Storms River Gorge, and experience the deep, long, quiet pools with ancient forests and deep caves then the kayak and lilo trip is for you!