Refuge de Bayssellance
CAF de Bordeaux
96, cours de la Martinique
Tél : 05.57.87.66.66
-Reservation: Tel: 0562924025 (Out of France the 0 is not necessary)
-Open: May to September.
-Beds: 6 dormitories.
-Winter (Not kept): 30 places.
-Service: lunch and breakfast
Access by Gavarnie:
Going out of the town, and in the first bend one takes to right heading for the barrier of Ossoue. The bad road is narrow and with a lot of curves but paved to the dam of Ossoue.
-Good path (GR10),820 m Total difference in height: 820m, 3h00.
Access by Cauterets: Pont d’Espagne (1496m). Advised: it's the access in winter because strong risk of avalanche by Ossoue.
-Path: GR10 by the lake of Gaube to the refuge of the Oulettes (2151M) then climbed stiffer towards the Hourquette of Ossoue (2734m) and the refuge. Total difference in height: 1150M, about 5h00.
External LinksRefuge Bayssellance: web of refuge in french.
Pyrenees: bayssellance, with more information about refuges of Pyrenees.