Hiking – Refuge de la Selle

A long walk up the Vallon de la Selle to explore a breathtaking world of glaciers and rocks!

Descriptif Hiking – Refuge de la Selle

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Starting point: Saint Christophe en Oisans
Height gain: 1 173 m
Total duration: 3 1/2 hours
Distance: 7.3 km

ROUTE
Start from either St Christophe or from the small car park in Les Prés, a hamlet just above St Christophe.
The path climbs up through the Vallon de la Selle, revealing waterfalls and fascinating plant life. The last hour of the walk features magnificent views over the Selle glacier, which can be reached after an additional hour of walking.

EXTRA INFO
The mountain hut is a modern building perched on a rocky promontory, welcoming bother hikers and climbers.

Types

  • Circuits de France
  • ALLER_ITINERANCE

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Hiking – Refuge de la Selle

Getting There

Opening

From 15/05 to 31/10.

Prices

Free of charge

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Location supplement

Inside the Ecrins National Park boundary; no dogs allowed, even on a lead.