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Diving under ice at Ceillac

By: Lionel Allorge

Sommaire => English => Around the World => Diving

Diving in a frozen lake at Ceillac in the French Alps:
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Going to the lake by taking the T-bar up

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The diving premises (outside temperature: 10° Fahrenheit)

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The Sainte Anne lake inside an alpine circus

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Going to the dive site

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The little spot in the center is the dive site

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The hole as to be reopened every day with a
metal bar

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The regulators are put to heat in the 36° Fahrenheit
water

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The setting up of the double tank with 2 regulators
and 2 pressure gauges separated

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Going into the water

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First contact with freezing water

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Training to master the equipment

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The beauty underneath the ice

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Coming back to the surface

To dive at Ceillac, you can contact:
Aqua Logis
La Gravière
05600 Ceillac
FRANCE

Phone from France: 04 92 45 00 68
Phone from outside France: 00 33 4 92 45 00 68
Email: kichenin.gilles@wanadoo.fr
Site: http://perso.wanadoo.fr/ceillac/plo... (in French)

Pictures and texts © Lionel Allorge


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