How to find us ?
Park your car on the free car park of the Laisonnay hamlet in Champagny le Haut.
At 1560m altitude high, it's the end of the driving road.
It's forbidden to drive a motorized vehicle on the refuge path.
It's one of the National Parc preservation rules.
You will have to come by walking, mountain biking or horse riding !
Why not ride an electrical mountain bike ?
You could find some rentals in the village of Champagny en Vanoise.
The path to the refuge is an easy one, 1h45 walking up, 450m of positive step. You will appreciate the profusion of marmots, if lucky you could even see some ibex.
Hiking maps :
- Cartes IGN TOP 25 -
Free car-park's GPS coordinates : Latitude 45.449767 Longitude 6.77736
Refuge's GPS coordinates : Latitude 45.431056 Longitude 6.81361
Let me guide you
Drive on the D90 road until Moutiers, then turn on the D195 to Bozel and on the D91B to Champagny le Haut.
Champagny le Haut High Valley is a listed site. You will discover preserved hamlets on the way.
You will park at the entrance of the Vanoise National Parc. An information desk is open in Juily and August for you.