The lake is a landscape protection area and is located in the eastern Flachgau in the beautiful Salzkammergut.
The lake lies on 664 meters is 2.7 square kilometers in size and has a maximum depth of 66 meters. He is on a lake which lies on the eastern shore of the lake entirely in the municipality of Fuschl and is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful lakes in the state of Salzburg.
Nestled in the north of Lake Fuschl is from 871 meters high Feldberg, in the south of the 1,307-meter-high Filbling, to the east by the 878 meter high Bambichl and to the southeast by 994 meters high Ellmaustein. Not far to the northeast of the Schober rises with the ruin Wait rock.