Lac des Bêches au départ du refuge de la Lavey

A beautiful hike beyond the Refuge de la Lavey up to a glacial lake, with magnificent high Alpine views.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Starting point: Refuge de la Lavey
Elevation gain: 604 m
Total duration: 2 hours
Distance: 2.5 km
Level: Difficult

ROUTE
From the hut, the path leaves the bottom of the valley, climbing sharply up the east-facing slope. The path passes close to the Entre Pierroux glacier, before turning south to the Lac des Bêches overlooking the valley.

DURING THE HIKE
From the lake, there are uninterrupted views over the Tête des Fétoules, Les Rouies and the Olan.

EXTRA INFO
In early season, snow patches may remain at the top of the path.
There is a warden in the hut from mid-June to mid-September.

Types

  • ALLER_RETOUR

Map and GPX marking

Lac des Bêches au départ du refuge de la Lavey

Getting There

Comforts

Languages spoken

  • French

Opening

From 15/06 to 15/09.

Prices

  • Free of charge

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Location supplement

Directions start from the Refuge de la Lavey.