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Alpine REFUGES in the Aosta Valley (Valpelline and Gran San Bernardo Valley)

 
Alpine REFUGES in the Aosta Valley <b>(Valpelline and Gran San Bernardo Valley)</b>

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Location: Aosta Valley, Italy, Europe

Object Title: Alpine REFUGES in the Aosta Valley (Valpelline and Gran San Bernardo Valley)

 

Page By: Antonio Giani, Corvus

Created/Edited: Feb 16, 2013 / Sep 30, 2013

Object ID: 838806

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DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY


    A L P I N I S M


  • F= Easy
  • PD= Slightly difficult
  • AD= Rather difficult
  • D= Difficult

    H I K I N G


  • T= Tourist – Itineraries on footpaths, mule tracks or wide paths. Don't present orienteering problems.
  • E= Excursion route without technical difficulty – Itineraries on footpaths or trails on different ground types (grassy meadows, rocky ground). Orienteering capacity and good training to walk some hours are required.
  • EE= Trekking routes for expert hikers – Sign-posted itineraries with some difficulties: slippery, grassy or rocky ground, rocky or snowy slope or easy climbing passage (use of hands necessary). Only for experienced mountain hikers with at secure step, a good feeling for balance. Physical training for 1-day walk required.
  • EEA= Trekking routes for expert hikers with equipment – Equipped tracks or "vie ferrate". Technical equipment required.


Alpine REFUGES

Denomination: Rifugio CHAMPILLON (Conca di Champillon)


Altitude: 2465m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Valpelline (960m) - Doues (1176m) - Chatelair (1445m) - Plan Détruit - Refuge (2465m)
Time: 1h'15 - 1h'30 from Plan Détruit
Difficulty: T
Opening period: June - half September
Owner: Comune di Doues
Keeper: Petitjacques Marina, Località Signayes Ossan, 38 Aosta tel. 0165 236266
Refuge phone: 339 4351001
Places: 30
Local winter: places 6 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Colle Champillon (2708m), Crou de Bleintse (2824m), Tour des Combins, Alta Via n° 1
Internet: Rifugio CHAMPILLON
Email: -


Denomination: Rifugio CHALIGNE (Conca di Chaligne)
Altitude: 1943m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Signayes (722m) - Gignod (988m) - Buthier (1319m) - Refuge (1943m)
Time: 1h'15 - 1h'30 from Buthier (1319m)
Difficulty: T
Opening period: June - September
Owner: Henriet Germano, Truc Romilde
Keeper: Henriet Moira, Rue Branche - Pré Saint Didier (Ao) tel. 348 3366924
Refuge phone: 348 3366924
Places: 36
Local winter: places 6 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Cresta Tardiva (2380m), Pointe Chaligne (2607m), Mont d'Arsy (2827m), Pointe de Metz (2553m)
Internet: Rifugio CHALIGNE
Email: info@chaligne.com


Denomination: Rifugio FRANCO CHIARELLA - AMIANTE (Conca di By)


Altitude: 2980m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Valpelline (960m) - Ollomont (1356m) - Glacier (1549m) - Refuge (2980m)
Time: 4h'30 - 5h'00 from Glacier (1549m)
Difficulty: EE
Opening period: July - half August
Owner: C.A.I. Torino
Keeper: C.A.I. Chiavari Via Orsi, 29 - Chiavari (Ge) tel./fax 0185 311851
Refuge phone: 0165 521020
Places: 40
Local winter: places 16 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Grand Tête de By (3588m), Grand Combin (4314m), Tête Blanche de By (3413m), Mont Sonadon (3578m), Aiguille Verte de Valsorey (3489m)
Internet: Rifugio FRANCO CHIARELLA - AMIANTE
Email: info@caichiavari.it


Denomination: Rifugio CRÊTE SÈCHE (Berrio di Governo)


Altitude: 2410m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Valpelline (960m) - Oyace (1365m) - Dzovenno (1575m) - Ruz (1696m) - Refuge (2410m)
Time: 2h'30 - 2h'45 from Ruz (1696m)
Difficulty: E
Opening period: half June - September
Owner: C.A.I. Sezione di Aosta
Keeper: Pieiller Daniele, Frazione Baraveyes, 34 - Fénis (Ao) tel./fax 0165 764062 - 347 0330713
Refuge phone: 0165 730030
Places: 88
Local winter: places 8 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Mont Gelé (3518m), Becca Rayette (3447m), Monte Cervo (3441m), Monty Berlon (3128m), Catena del Morion (3497m), Becca di Chardonney (3447m), Bivacco Franco Spataro (2619m), Colle de Crête Sèche (2809m)
Internet: Rifugio CRÊTE SÈCHE
Email: info@rifugiocreteseche.com


Denomination: Rifugi COL COLLON - ALESSANDRO NACAMULI (Comba d'Oren)


Altitude: 2818m/2828m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Valpelline (960m) - Oyace (1365m) - Dzovenno (1575m) - Bionaz (1606m) - Chamen (1710m) - Place Moulin (1969m)
Time: 3h'30 - 4h'00 from Place Moulin (1969m) - Refuge (2818m/2828m)
Difficulty: E
Opening period: half June - half September
Owner: C.A.I. Sezione di Torino
Keeper: Piffari Maurizio, Via Fossà, 14 Nus (Ao) tel. 0165 767971 - 328 2128835
Refuge phone: 0165 730047
Places: 20/54
Local winter: places 24 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Becca d'Oren est (3532m), l'Evêque (3716m), Punta Kurz (3496m), la Sengla (3714m), Colle Collon (3114m)
Internet: Rifugio COL COLON - ALESSANDRO NACAMULI
Email: info@rifugioaosta.it


Denomination: Rifugio PRARAYER (Prarayer)


Altitude: 2005m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Valpelline (960m) - Oyace (1365m) - Dzovenno (1575m) - Bionaz (1606m) - Chamen (1710m) - Place Moulin (1969m) - Refuge (2005m)
Time: 1h'00 - 1h'15 from Place Moulin (1969m)
Difficulty: T
Opening period: March - October
Owner: Bionaz Albino, Petitjacques Rosanna
Keeper: Petitjacques Rosanna, Frazione Balmes, 16 Bionaz (Ao) tel./fax 0165 730922
Refuge phone: 0165 730040
Places: 50
Local winter: places 5 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Château des Dames (3348m), Monte Dragone (3354m), Punta Fontanella (3348m), Dôme de Tsan (3351m), Colle Livournea (2858m)
Internet: Rifugio PRARAYER
Email: info@rifugio-prarayer.it


Denomination: Rifugio AOSTA (Tza de Tzan)


Altitude: 2788m
Route: From Aosta (583m) - Valpelline (960m) - Oyace (1365m) - Dzovenno (1575m) - Bionaz (1606m) - Chamen (1710m) - Place Moulin (1969m) - Rifugio Prarayer (2005m) - Refuge (2788m)
Time: 3h'30 - 4h'00 from Rifugio Prarayer (2005m)
Difficulty: EE
Opening period: half June - half September
Owner: C.A.I. Sezione di Aosta
Keeper: Piffari Maurizio, Via Fossà, 14 Nus (Ao) tel. 0165 767971 - 328 2128835
Refuge phone: 0165 730006
Places: 28
Local winter: places 16 always opens
Climbs and excursions: Tête de Valpelline (3800m), Dent d'Hérens (4171m), Dents ded Bouquetins (3838m), Tête Blanche (3710m), Mont Brulé (3591m), Grande Arête (3350m)
Internet: Rifugio AOSTA
Email: info@rifugioaosta.it

Acknowledgements

I AM GREATLY INDEBTED TO MY FRIENDS: Maria Grazia S - Lupino - Andrea.it - Luca - Corvus - Mamo FOR THE PHOTOS.

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