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An exposed hike above la Bérarde, with extensive views over the Ecrins summits and La Meije.
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Description: Sous la Grande Aiguille de la Bérarde
Starting point: La Bérarde
Height gain: 805 m
Duration: 2 1/2 hours
Distance: 2.5 km
Starting from the car park just below the hamlet of La Bérarde, cross over the stream using the footbridge at the entrance to the car park and turn right towards Les Etages and then left onto the path that climbs up towards the woods. The switchbacks become tighter as you approach rocky outcrops and scree.
Take care as this path is very exposed.
From 01/06 to 31/10.
Oisans Tourisme - Bureau de St Christophe en Oisans-La Bérarde
38520 Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans - La Bérarde
Level black - very hard
2 h 30 min
D+: 805 m