Shelters

Refuge of the Pic du mas de la Grave

Adresse du bénéficiaire

05320 La Grave
France

Denis Lavenant
Denis Lavenant
Denis Lavenant
Denis Lavenant
Denis Lavenant
Ecrins National Park
Refuge of the Pic du mas de la Grave

The refuge has 32 places organized in 8 small dormitories of 4. It is energy autonomous and has showers, a sauna and a meeting room. Its large bay window offers an exceptional view on the north face of the Meije... possibility to install a tent.

Near the GR 54, the refuge offers a stage of choice on this route, but also constitutes a goal of family excursion. It will allow you to discover the plateau of Emparis (classified site), to cross towards the refuge of Goléon or to undertake the ascent of the peak of the mas de la grave 3021 m .

Access :

The refuge is reached from the small hamlet of Chazelet (parking) by a good track in about 1h30. After having crossed the 3 small hamlets of Rivets we reach the Croix de Tuf. From this point we follow the valley to reach the refuge which is located on the left bank of the Gâ at the confluence with the torrent of the Courbeille (lieudit les baraques des Salomons). Difference in altitude 250 m, distance 6 km. It is also possible to reach the refuge by the right bank of the valley by taking the good track of the combettes.

Reception of the hikers:

Possibility of overnight stay only, tent possible. Near the GR54 and crossing to Besse and Mizoen (refuge des Moutères, chalet de Fay) or to the refuge du Goléon

Capacity : 32 beds in 8 dormitories

Others :

- Terrace

- Finnish sauna

- Meeting room

Spoken languages: French, English, German, Spanish

Opening : June 12, 2021 to September 18, 2021 for the summer. This winter 2021, the refuge will not be guarded but open in free management.

Altitude : 1944m

Tarifs

  • Half-board for adults : 55 euros (40€ for children under 12 years old, 30€ for children under 6 years old) including shower
  • Night only 27 euros

Means of payment : Check, cash, credit card

Contact

REFUGE DU PIC DU MAS DE LA GRAVE
Lavenant Denis

05320 La Grave
France