Evariste Chancel refuge (2508 m) has 39 beds and is located on a terrace overlooking the valley of the Romanche river and La Grave village, where you will enjoy a magnificent viewpoint over the valley of the Haute Romanche.
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Description

During Summer the refuge is accessible from the cable car station along Lake Puy Vachier 1h. For the more energetic, there is also a trail from La Grave 3h Easy trails.
On Summer, half board at the refuge + the ticket up and down with the Cable of Les Glaciers de La Meije until 2400m station is proposed to you for 55 Euros !

*You can do in Summer starting from the refuge: Mountaineering: the rake, the Pic de la Grave
Hiking: Col des Ruillans, Brêche Pacave
Fishing in Lake Puy Vachier

On Winter, the refuge is accessible only by riding (skiing, snowboarding, telemark ...). The snow is not groomed, trails are not marked, and it is this difference that attracts lovers of true mountain.
During Winter, the last ascent with the Cable car of les Glaciers de La Meije is offered if you buy a ski pass for the next day!

*In Winter : Freeride / Backcountry Skiing / Mountaineering

Tips

During Summer, half board at the refuge + the ticket up and down with the Cable car of Les Glaciers de La Meije until 2400m station is proposed to you for 50 Euros !

Equipement(s)

  1. Terrace
  2. Outhouse
  3. Restaurant
  4. Waste management
  5. Rain water collectors
  6. Sustainable development

Service(s)

  1. Breakfast
  2. Full-board
  3. Half-board
  4. Restaurant
  5. Pets welcome
  6. Picnic hampers
  7. Guarded refuge in winter

Conmfort(s)

  1. Bunk beds
  2. Family bedroom
  3. Fireplace / Wood burning stove

Capacity

  1. 6 rooms

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Oppening periods

From 15/06 to 15/09, daily.

From 23/12 to 29/04, daily.

Subject to snow conditions.

Prices

From 23/12/2018 to 29/04/2019
Night: from 20 € (Meal = 20,00 Euros)
Bed and breakfast: from 28 €
Breakfast: from 8 €
Half board (pp): 30 to 50 € (Children under 12 years / Adults).

From 15/06 to 15/09/2019
Night: from 20 € (Meal = 20,00 Euros)
Bed and breakfast: from 28 €
Breakfast: from 8 €
Half board (pp): 30 to 50 € (Children under 12 years / Adults).


For children rates, thank you to contact us directly !
Summer: AR + 2400m half board = € 55 for adults and 35€ for children.

Payment Methods

  1. Bank/credit card
  2. Cheque
  3. Chèques Vacances
  4. Cash

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Location

Located 3 km far from Villar d'Arene Summer walking from the middle station of the cable car of Les Glaciers de la Meije (about 1 hour walk) or from the village of La Grave ( about 3 hours walk ) Access during Winter, by ski from the upper arrival station of the cable car or by ski touring , starting from the village of La Grave.

Evarist Chancel Mountain Hut
La Grave