address:                               Abersee, Farchen 21, 5342 St. Gilgen, Austria,

height a.s.l.:                         538 m n.p.m.,

depth max:                           45m,

length max:                          10,22km,

width max:                           2km,

size:                                    13 km?,

visibility max:                        5 - 30 m,

water temperature:                5 - 20 °C,

warnings:                              none.

Points of entering to the lake (see map)


Underwater attractions

The average depth is 20 meters. On the spot is a lake, which is a perfect place for training. Entrance and exit is steep, and the bottom is rocky. On the right-hand side from the entrance at a depth of about 28 meters is a huge rock, which descends up to 40 meters. The stone is very big and makes a huge impression. Lake biology is not very rich, but while dive you can find single specimens of freshwater fish and low flora. Diving site due to depths is intended for technical divers. Water is quite transparent, but it is worthwhile to bring flashlights.

Flora and Fauna

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