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 Leighton Beach, Fremantle, Western Australia Australia
Leighton Beach is located just in the north of Fremantle. It is a beautiful destination that offers to locals and visitors a variety of leisure activities and water-sports. It is popular amongst windsurfers and kiters, as it provides great sea breeze conditions, especially from October to April. Windsurfers are able to explore the waves with swell sizes that can start from 1.5 m-2 m/5 ft-6 ft and holds up to 2.5 m/8 ft.
The wind force is medium, usually 16-25 knots and the ideal wind direction is from the southwest, west. In addition, Leighton is suitable for windsurfers of all levels. Keep in mind that, it is a crowded spot with surfers, kiters and other windsurfers. Last but not least, there are windsurfing schools and shops at your disposal.
Relevant activites based in Australia
December – AUSTRALIA
River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.
Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.