The Lac Noir is a small lake located above Les Houches at an altitude of 1546 meters. The lake can be reached using a trail that runs between Parc Merlet and the hamlet of Le Coupeau. There are trail markers on the nearby trails that you can follow to easily reach the lake. The Christ Roi statue is a popular nearby attraction.
The lake is black as name suggests and not very large in size. Its southern bank has a nice elevated position with some rocks that could make for a nice picnic spot.
Linked Trails & Points of Interest
These are the trails and points of interests linked to this lake.
This little loop takes you from the Merlet parking lot to a nice traverse to the Plan de la Cry, through the village of Coupeau to the Christ Roi statue
When to Go
Mid Apr - End Oct
1.5 - 2.5 Hours
+376m / -376m
4+ Years old
45 - 75 Mins
Location & Map
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