Exit "Refuge and Lake of Pavé 2841m" - Alexandre Puech

Meeting point

05480 Villar-d’Arêne

Alexandre Puech - Horizons
Alexandre Puech - Horizons
Ecrins National Park
Exit "Refuge and Lake of Pavé 2841m" - Alexandre Puech
1 day
1250 m

In the heart of the Ecrins National Park, we will first evolve on the mountain pastures of Villar-d'Arêne to quickly find ourselves in a high mountain landscape, surely accompanied by some chamois..

Evolutions in altitude with aerial passages on the way up, possible snowfalls late in the season. Possibility to eat at the refuge (extra charge). Long distance

Duration : 8h30 (5h walk)

Topics covered: life in high altitude lakes, history of the refuges in Oisans, fauna and flora, glaciology

Target audience : All public (+12 years old)

Spoken languages : French, English, Danish.

Material and equipment :

  • To be provided by the participants: 20-25 liters backpack A pair of hiking shoes with semi-rigid sole and high shaft A pair of hiking poles (loan possible) Classic clothing for mountain hiking and altitude (Gore-Tex or K-way type jacket, fleece) Water bottle (Minimum 1liter per person)
  • Equipment provided and/or made available (on request and according to our stocks): hiking poles Binoculars Hot beverage (tea or coffee), chocolate and digestive at lunchtime

Practical information

Dates des sorties


Commitment 01 to 10 participants

Individual or groups (10 maximum) : 300 €


Bureau Montagne Horizons
Morillon Patrick

Lieu-dit Ventelon
05320 La Grave

Lieu de Rendez-vous

05480 Villar-d’Arêne

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