Goleon Mountain Hut

New: opening of the refuge during the winter season (February-March) for ski touring and snowshoeing. Blueberry will be waiting for you
high !

About : Goleon Mountain Hut

The babysitters Myrtille and Lucile welcome you to the summer with their big smile at the refuge, located near the beautiful Lac du Goléon, facing the
Guy welcome you on reservation during off-season periods.

Nestled in the valley of Goléon, near the lake (200 meters) and facing the Meije, refuge Goleon welcomes you in a
exceptional setting. Of stone and wood, this building, built in 2009 by its owner (Guy Berthet) seduce you
by its rustic beauty.
The place is ideal to spend a night with family or friends in a warm and authentic mountain refuge.
Drinks and lunch at the card, half-board or choice of evening meals, breakfast, overnight (reservation required).
So that your taste buds have a good time, we work as much as possible with organic products and
Fishing (in authorized period): in Lake Goléon. The lake is fermented by the departmental federation in Faroese trout and
fountain salmon. The lake is classified in 1st category. Fishing will be open from the 3rd Saturday of June until the 2nd Sunday of October.
Sale of daily fishing cards at La Grave (Tourist Office) or at Villar d'Arène (Le Vannoir bar)
Mountaineering races from the refuge: need the right equipment!
Needle of Goléon (3472m): Easy Race - 3H30
Southern Needle of Arve (3514m): Course D - 4 to 5 hours
Hiking from the refuge:
Glacier du Goléon (3000m): 4h30 AR
Lombard Pass (3092m): 5h AR
Crux of the Needles (2589m): 1h15 AR
Col du Goléon (2973m): 2h30 AR
Other hiking ideas on the site of the "ways before"
Friends bivouaceurs, you have the opportunity to take the evening meal and / or breakfast with us!
Thank you to inform us in advance so that we can organize.

Welcome: Additional info
Access to the refuge : From La Grave go to the hamlet of Les Hières then walk to the hamlet of Valfroide. Take the marked trail that goes up the valley and gives direct access to the lake and refuge. 1h to 1h30 min walk.

En bref

English - French

Pets welcome


  • Bar
  • Terrace
  • Sustainable development
  • Restaurant
  • Outhouse
  • Soal hot water
  • Waste management
  • Photovoltaic panel
  • Board games


  • Pets welcome
  • Breakfast
  • Bivouac
  • Half-board
  • Restaurant
  • Picnic hampers
  • Guarded refuge in winter
  • Beds made on arrival


  • Baby equipment
  • Fireplace / Wood burning stove
  • Bunk beds


  • Capacité totale : 19 personne(s)
  • 19 personne(s) maximum


From 19/06 to 12/09, daily.

Subject to snow conditions.


From 05/02 to 04/04/2022
Half board (pp): 51 €.

From 19/06 to 12/09/2022
Night: 25 €
Breakfast: 10 €
Dinner: 22 €
Half board (pp): 44 to 49 €
Half-board (child) (6-7 years): 10 to 30 €
Picnic to take away: 12 €.

+ € 2 heating tax in the winter period

Preferential rates for guides and AMM in activity.

Means of payment

  • Check
  • Cash

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