Cormet d'Arêches and Crêt du Boeuf with night at the Econdu refuge - Family hike

La Plagne Vallée

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Lac des Fées
Départ Refuge de la Coire Granier
73210 Aime-la-Plagne
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A lovely route with a night in a refuge to enjoy with your family!
Discover the high-mountain pastures and the pretty Lac des Fées, ideal for a picnic break. Admire the beautiful view from the Crêt du Boeuf
DAY 1:
Take the road to Granier and Plan Pichu and go up to the refuge car park.
0/ Set off from La Coire refuge.
1/ Head towards Cormet d'Arêches.
2/ Continue on the forest road and follow the Lac des Fées taking the path down to the left. Take a short break at the pretty Lac des Fées.
3/ Then continue on to Econdu refuge where you will spend your first night.

DAY 2:
4/ The next day, take the mountain road behind the refuge, which ends after several bends. Keep going and climb towards the Col de Charvetant.
5/ When you get to the ridge, turn left to reach the Crêt du Bœuf. Enjoy the magnificent panorama 2384m above sea level.
6/ Go back down to Cormet d'Arêches following the ridge and then LE Dard stream.
7/ Return to La Coire refuge
Niveau difficulté
Level bue - Medium
For beginners / novice
Data en openingstijden
From 01/06 to 30/09.
Supervised refuge
Booking obligatory.
Languages spoken
French
Characteristic
Minimum age
8 yrs
Animals accepted
yes
Elevation gain
567 m
Descent
563 m
Distance
9.15km
Type of itinerary
Circuit

Cormet d'Arêches and Crêt du Boeuf with night at the Econdu refuge - Family hike

Départ Refuge de la Coire Granier
73210 Aime-la-Plagne