Isaby Lake

View towards the plain and the high peaks

Beautiful and natural lake with pastures and high summits at the background

Altitude : 1 568 m
Access to the lake : 2 h 30 round trip
Altitude gain : 200 m
Difficulty : easy
Dogs allowed on lead


Hautacam ski resort car park (Tramassel) or end of the track at Col de Moulata


Full itinerary 

Hautacam - Vallée d'Argelès-Gazost

30 min from Argelès-Gazost to reach Hautacam. 

Easy family walk which can be done in an afternoon and allows you to discover Lake Isaby and its surrounding peaks. The walk starts at the Col de la Moulata pass, or the top of the Hautacam ski resort. Take the path to the left that goes up to the Hourquette d'Ouscouaou and turn right to go down to Isaby.

The descent will be made on the outward journey and the ascent on the return journey. The itinerary follows a gentle slope on the sunny side of the mountain. In the background are the summer pastures and peaks of the Levist massif. The shores of the lake are perfect for relaxing !