Belledonne lakes and summits trek (3 nights and 4 days in mountain hut)

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Trek for practised hikers to discover Belledonne mountain range

4 days and 3 nights - Comfort tour, overnight in mountain refuges.

We will walk on remote trails, from lake to lake, with craggy peaks in the backround and sheeps herds as companions.
During this 4 days loop in Belledonne we will overnight with half-board, in dorms, in mountain refuges, who will provide noon pick-nicks.
Chamrousse will be our starting as well as our arriving point. These 4 days of hiking will be opportunity to discover everyday a new route and enjoy this contrasted mountain still off the crowd. At the feet of sharp impressive peaks, along a string of glaciar lakes, verdant creeks are stretching. In the evening, after mountain dinner and possible handmade delicacies, we will enjoy starry nights from the cabin terrasse.
With your guide, a bird enthusiast, passionnate by medicinal plants and geology, you will take time to observe mountain wildlife and flora. Magnifiscient landscape over Vercors and Chartreuse will be our daily scenery during pick-nicks.
If the weather is favorable, we will summit the highest point of the range: the Croix de Belledonne, almost reaching 3000m (9800ft).

In summary:
  • For hikers who regularly walk in the mountains
  • Positive difference in altitude of 500 to 1000m per day
  • Full board (all inclusive) with a night in a refuge (dormitory)
  • Equipment required: silk bag or light sleeping bag, walking shoes essential, warm, waterproof and breathable clothing in several layers, comfortable backpack

For groups, we can define a programme together and adapt the trek to the group's capacities and desires. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information.
Chamrousse booking centre: reservation@chamrousse.com - +33 4 76 59 01 01