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16 Lake/ River/ Ponds to explore in Grisons

Grisons

The canton of Grisons is the largest and easternmost canton of Switzerland. The canton features beautiful mountain views, Biosphere Reserves, and Nature Park.

Albigna lake
Albigna lakeAlbigna lake, 7603 Bregaglia, Switzerland

Albigna Lake is located in the Graubunden canton of Switzerland. Originally a reservoir, the lake is housed within the Vicosoprano municipality. Situated on the southwestern edge of the Bregaglia valley, the Albigna Lake is surrounded by rocky valleys and terrains. Covered in snow, the cliffs add to the beauty of the lake and make it all the more charming. Part of the lake supplies outflow to the Mera River.

Caumasee
CaumaseeCaumasee, 7017 Flims, Switzerland

Caumasee is a lake near Flims, in the Grisons, Switzerland. It is one of the lakes on the Flims Rockslide deposits. The lake is fed from underground sources. Its surface area is 10.3194 ha. The lake is in a huge forest that was allowed to remain on the agriculturally useless debris area of the biggest prehistoric rockslide in the Alps and can only be reached by a footpath, possibly using a funicular built-in 1939, refurbished in 1988 on its original tracks. The walk from the edge of town to the

Crestasee
CrestaseeCrestasee, Switzerland

A small and beautiful lake located in the heart of Grisons. There is no tributary to the lake. The water from the lake forms a small stream and enters the Flem river after a very short run, not called a special name for its short length. It was one of the scenic locations where you can spend some leisure time with your family. The water is very clear and you can swim and also it is suitable for fishing.

Heidsee
HeidseeHeidsee, Vaz/Obervaz, Switzerland

The Lake Heidsee is embedded in the heart of the high valley in an idyllic, park-like landscape at 1,500 m above sea level. The surface area of the lake is about 0.41 km2. It lies at the foot of the Parpaner Rothorn. The place is blessed with natural beauty and also this place is suitable for various activities like swimming fishing, trekking, etc.

Hinterrhein
Hinterrhein7438 Hinterrhein, Switzerland

The Hinterrhein is one of the two initial tributaries of the Rhine in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland, flowing from the village Hinterrhein near the San Bernardino Pass through the Rheinwald valley into a gorge called Roflaschlucht. It was one of the picturesque locations in this area and offers a wide view of natural beauty.

Lägh da Cavloc
Lägh da CavlocLägh da Cavloc, 7516 Bregaglia, Switzerland

A mountain lake in Graubünden near the Maloja Pass. The lake is located at 1907 m. above sea level and about two kilometers south of the pass road. A bath in the refreshing water is also worthwhile. At the lake, there are several barbecue areas and a restaurant. It is also a nice trekking destination too.

Lago Bianco
Lago BiancoLago Bianco, Switzerland

Lago Bianco or White Lake is a glacial lake situated at an elevation of 2,637 meters (8,650 feet), making it one of the highest-altitude lakes in the Alps. Lago Bianco is fed by several small glaciers, and its waters are a brilliant turquoise color due to the high concentration of minerals in the glacier melt.

Lago di Poschiavo
Lago di PoschiavoLago di Poschiavo, Poschiavo, Switzerland

Lago di Poschiavo is a natural lake in the Poschiavo valley in the canton of Grisons, Switzerland. The lake with a volume of 120 million m³ is used as a reservoir. It is a beautiful location where you can spend some leisure time and can have swimming and fishing too.

Lago di Saoseo
Lago di SaoseoLago di Saoseo, 7742 Poschiavo, Switzerland

A beautiful lake located in the Val da Camp, a valley in the Poschiavo region of the Grisons, Switzerland. This lake was located in the center of a small forest, Trekking is possible and also fishing and swimming too. The place is very calm and quiet and the natural beauty of this place will cherish your mind.

Lai da Palpuogna
Lai da PalpuognaLai da Palpuogna, 7482 Bergün, Switzerland

Lai da Palpuogna is a mountain lake at Albula Pass in the municipality of Bergün, in the Grisons, Switzerland. In a 2007 television program of the Swiss channel SF 1, the lake was voted the most beautiful place in Switzerland. It was one of the picturesque locations and is an ideal place for a short picnic.

Lake Davos
Lake DavosLake Davos, Davos, Switzerland

Lake Davos is a small natural lake at Davos, Switzerland. Its surface area is 0.59 km² and the maximum depth is 54 m. Fed by sources of the Rhine, Flüelabach and Totalpbach, among other mountain creeks, the lake is used as a hydropower reservoir; its water no longer flows to the river Landwasser but is channeled into the river Landquart at Klosters.

Lake of Staz
Lake of StazLake of Staz, 7500 Celerina/Schlarigna, Switzerland

Lej da Staz is a lake in the Engadin valley, Grisons, Switzerland. Close to Lake St. Moritz, it is surrounded by the forest of Staz. It was one of the beautiful picnic locations in this area and is also a place for swim and fishing.

Lake Saint Moritz
Lake Saint MoritzLake St Moritz, 7500 St Moritz, Switzerland

A beautiful lake located in the heart of Grisons. It was famous for its surroundings. It is a 4.8 kilometer lightly trafficked loop trail located near St. Moritz, Grisons, Switzerland that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and bird watching.

Lake Sils
Lake SilsLake Sils, Switzerland

The Lake sils is located next to the watershed of the Maloja pass, the crossing to the Bregaglia Valley. It is the largest lake in the canton of Graubünden and forms part of the Upper Engadine lake district. During the summer months, a small boat operates a scheduled service. The “Segl-Maria” ploughs across the lake from Sils Maria to Maloja on the south-western lakeshore and back again in 40 minutes, four times a day. During this scenic cruise, it stops at the Chastè peninsula, Plaun da Lej and

Lake Silvaplana
Lake SilvaplanaLake Silvaplana, Switzerland

Lake Silvaplana is a lake in the Upper-Engadine valley of Grisons, Switzerland. It takes its name from the village of Silvaplana. The lake is also connected to the nearby Lej da Champfèr. Together with its larger neighbor, Lake Sils, it is among the largest lakes of the Grisons. Lake Silvaplana is overlooked by several mountains over 3,000 meters, notably Piz Corvatsch, Piz Julier, and Piz Surlej. The lake's drainage basin culminates at Piz Corvatsch and comprises several glaciers, the largest b

Tomasee
TomaseeTomasee, 7189 Tujetsch, Switzerland

Lake Toma is regarded as the source of the Rhine, and this is the only place where the river that traverses four countries can be crossed with one step. The hike starts on the Oberalp Pass and crosses the valley southwards; then it climbs 350m to the enchanted mountain lake.

Map of Lake/ River/ Ponds to explore in Grisons