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Riessersee, Garmisch-Partenkirchen

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Riessersee is a German lake located in southwest Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The lake itself hosted the speed skating events and 10 of the 37 ice hockey games for the 1936 Winter Olympics. Adjacent to the lake, the bobsleigh events took place.
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  • Beautiful small mountain lake that has a magnificent view of Zugspitze. It only takes 20 through 30 minutes to walk around the lake and if you are brave, you can go swimming in it. The mountain air... 
    Beautiful small mountain lake that has a magnificent view of Zugspitze. It only takes 20 through 30 minutes to walk around the lake and if you are brave, you can go swimming in it. The mountain air...  more »
  • Hotel is situated by the lake and there is a view to the mountains from the yard. We were travelling with dogs so the location was perfect. Staff at the reception were extremely friendly. Our room... 
    Hotel is situated by the lake and there is a view to the mountains from the yard. We were travelling with dogs so the location was perfect. Staff at the reception were extremely friendly. Our room...  more »
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  • Beautiful small mountain lake that has a magnificent view of Zugspitze. It only takes 20 through 30 minutes to walk around the lake and if you are brave, you can go swimming in it. The mountain air is refreshing and was a nice evening stop.
  • Great area to take a walk around the lake and enjoy the scenery

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