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Verdon, Esparron Lake
France

Le Lac d'Esparron, the Esparron Lake, is a gorgeous reservoir of a dam built on the Verdon, a river digging deep in the calcareous plateau in Provence, next to Manosque and Lac de Sainte Croix. No strong current on this side, next to the city Esparron-sur-Verdon, it is possible to swim in blue-green water.

Copyright: Renaud toussaint
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Uploaded: 13/07/2014
Updated: 01/08/2014
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Tags: lake; provence; verdon; river; mountain; beach; rocks; dam; barrage
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