Slowly, the sun rays make their way and gradually start to hit the calm water surface. Through the reflection, it looks like the lake is glittering golden at these spots.
The Emerald Lake is waiting for you
Clean water from the spring lake and low-lying mountain springs of the Rauchkofel area in the Lienz Dolomites. Due to the unique source location, the water comes at 9 ° C in the lake.
Since the sun is above the lake in the summer months all day long, the water temperatures are optimal in all months of the season. In June / July / August, the Tristachersee already reaches its temperature of 25 ° C, making it one of the warm bathing lakes in Tyrol.
In winter, the lake carries up to 30cm thick layer of ice and invites you to ice skating and winter hiking and in autumn the trees shine in the most beautiful autumn colors á la “Indian Summer”
As a private owner, the Parkhotel Tristachersee has the entire west bank and offers its guests two rowing boats in addition to two bathing entrances.
The Tristachersee covers an area of about seven hectares and is located about 5km south of the Dolomite town of Lienz. In the midst of beautiful forests in the nature reserve. Very interesting the “Old Lake”, owned by the house, is located 10min above and is the source lake for the main lake. The entire complex is equipped with beautiful, level walks, and represents a unique natural park.