France
Massif des Bornes 2'438 m & Massif des Bauges 2'217 m

The Massif des Bornes and Massif des Bauges are situated in the north French Prealps. The lake Annency separates the two massifs (Massif des Bornes to the north and the Massif des Bauges to the south).

The highest peaks are the Pointe Blanche at 2'438 m (Massif des Bornes) and the Arcelod 2'217 m (Massif des Bauges).

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lac Annecy La Tournette mountain stamp 1977

France 1977, Château d'Annecy in the foreground (Lac d’Annecy).

 

www.mountainstamp.com pointe de la Sambuy stamp Annecy

France 2005, view from Angon across the lake Annecy towards south.
Stamp out of the series "Portraits des régions N°6 la France".
(please move your mouse over the picture to see the sheet)
The stamp was issued as "bloc de feuillet" as well, please see below.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Mont Veyrier (1'291 m) and Tête du Parmelan (1'832 m) in the background (left) postage stamp

France 2005, bloc de feuillet.

The illustration of the bloc de feuillet is showing the view from Annecy towards Mont Veyrier (1'291 m) and Tête du Parmelan (1'832 m) in the background (left).

 

France 2013, Le maillot jaune, background Château d'Annecy.

The stamp was issued in the sheet
"100th anniversary of the Tour de France"

 

 

 

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