Refuge du Châtelleret

2232 m

Information

General

General

elevation: 2232 m

waypoint_type: hut

capacity_staffed: 70

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quality: medium

Contact

Contact

url: http://refugechatelleret.ffcam.fr/

phone: 04 76 79 08 27

custodianship : always_accessible

maps_info

maps_info

  • IGN - 3436ET - Meije - Pelvoux - Parc national des Écrins

Equipment

Equipment

matress_unstaffed : yes

blanket_unstaffed : yes

heating_unstaffed : no

gas_unstaffed : no

Licence

Licence

description

an easy accesible mountain hut/refuge, which has a great view on the south face of "La Meije".

history:

-1882 : a first stone refuge was built next to a cave like shelter near La Meije.
-1958 : a modern mountain refuge was built, with 60 places opened on september 13th 1959.
-1985 : dammaged in an avalanche during the winter of 84/85, the refuge was rebuilt and enlarged to its actual size seen today.

The Châtelleret mountain refuge (summer months)
The Châtelleret mountain refuge (summer months)

The Châtelleret mountain refuge (winter months)
The Châtelleret mountain refuge (winter months)

pedestrian access

Two possible routes up :
- Either the "Tête de la Maye" path.
- Or the path wich starts at the "Chappelle de La Bérarde".
Both paths join each other in the Bonnepierre Valley, wich then leads to the refuge.

Start : La Bérarde
positive height : 520m
duration : 2h

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