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THE LAKE OF CHRISTUS

To start or end your day gently, nothing is more peaceful than a stroll along the Christus lake, in Saint Paul Lès Dax. Find out in this article; all the information you need to have a good time, in the heart of an exceptional setting.

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The characteristics of the lake

The Christus lake extends over 12 hectares and is located on the outskirts of Saint Paul Lès Dax. Although it is located in the middle of the Greater Dax conurbation, this vast body of water is very popular for the quality of the landscape it offers. Built in 1974, its name is inspired by the name of the barn, located on the banks of the lake.

1 hour from the lake, you can spend the night in the 4-star Landes Bleues campsite. With an advantageous location, this accommodation also offers a wide range of services and activities: a water park with 3 slides, entertainment, an indoor heated swimming pool, a playground, etc. For more information, visit our website or call us on 05 58 09 01 42.

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The different possible walks

The Lac de Christus is a good place for long walks and sports courses on weekends. Indeed, it is considered a starting point for many hiking and mountain biking. It is also a good concrete route, not uneven, which is ideal for people with reduced mobility.

Very well maintained, this route is suitable even for racing enthusiasts. It's not all ! Picnic and children's play areas are also provided in the space. On site, you will also find benches to rest and enjoy the absolute silence.

In the lake of Christus, fishing is authorized. Many fishermen flock there when the good weather arrives, especially for carp fishing. Fishing must comply with the legislation in force relating to it.

The fauna and flora of Lake Christus

Christus Lake is a pleasant family outing, surrounded by a diverse flora and fauna. With abundant wooded vegetation, it is a place conducive to relaxation. You will observe an incredible diversity of reliefs and plants everywhere. You will come across a significant number of Louisiana bald cypresses. These gigantic trees with particular roots are highly appreciated. It is thanks to this unique landscape that this lake is very popular with the inhabitants of the region.

For lovers of ornithology, you will find what you are looking for! Christus Lake is also home to many species of birds and waterfowl, especially during the migration season.

Rates and timetables

There are many free car parks around Lake Christus. With also free entry, this lake is open morning and evening. You can thus plan night walks, after work, in this unique space.