Located below Rooster;s Crest at an altitude of 882 m, the reserve has a surface of 20 ha. the lake, still in an initial phase of sphagnum formation, is a rare habitat in Romania, well conserved in almost full natural conditions. The bordering area is composed of a complex vegetal association, specific for the intersection of different habitats – of plain, hill and mountain – including Black Alder (Alnus glutinosa)
, Grey or Speckled Alder (Alnus Incana)
, Green alder (Alnus viridis)
. Wetland types of plant species such as Common Bladderwort (Ulticularia vulgaris
), the common sundew or round-leaved sundew (Drosera rotundifolia
) – carnivore, clover (Trifolium
), Buckbean or Crowberry, also found favorable conditions for growth.
Access possibility: along greenway trail from Breb village or Rooster’s Crest Reserve, red cross markings.