This mountain refuge hut is situated in the classified site "Désert de Platé". Library and board games on site. Out of season a permanent shelter is available for 5 people (no heating, no kitchen, no bedding and no guardian).
Waste descended by helicopter
- Paper burnton site
- Solar energy
- Toilet emptied and taken down into the valley
- Septic tank for sewage
- Rainwater collection
From 09/06 to 15/09, daily.
From 17/09 to 08/06, daily.
This refuge is situated along the GR96 and GR5 nearby.
Summits:Tête de Coloney - Aiguilles de Varan
Daily hikes: Geology discovery itinerary for adults and children in the company of a qualified alpine leader. Tour du désert de Platé (3h) - Tête de Colonney (2h30 / 660m elevation) Col de la Portette (1h / 322m elevation) Les Grandes Platières (2h / 448m elevation) - La Combe de Barmerousse (2h) & Varan mountain refuge hut (4h / 200m elevation) - Le Vallon de Sales (GR96) & Refuge (3h / 322m elevation) - Le Vallon d'Anterne (GR5) & Alfred Wills Refuge hut(6h / 350m elevation).
Longer hikes: Gourmet hiking itinerary around the Fiz mountain range (4 to 7 days).
Capacity : 35 people
Office de Tourisme de Passy - 16/10/2019
From 17/09/2017 to 08/06/2018
Night: from 8 €.
From 09/06 to 16/09/2018
Night: 8.95 to 17.90 €
Breakfast: from 8 €
Dinner: from 19 €
Half board (pp): 27.50 to 45.40 €
Picnic to take away: from 10 €.
Free entry for children < 8 years.
Group rate available for > 9 people.
Reductions for CAF members, groups of 8+, alpine leaders and youngsters under 25.
Children under 8: free accommodation.
Tax not included.
Phone : 0647200587
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : www.refugedeplate.fr