The refuge is perched on a promontory overlooking the Glacier de la Pilatte and offers scenic views over various summits such as Les Bans, Ailefroide and Les Ecrins.
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Mountaineering routes starting from the Pilatte hut are varied in difficulty and style, ranging from snow climbs (e.g. Le Gioberney, Col des Bans) to rock and mixed routes (e.g. Les Boeufs Rouges, Les Bans normal route and North-East pillar).


Luncheons, home-made dishes and desserts. Draught beer. Hot showers.


  1. Defibrillator
  2. Waste management
  3. Photovoltaic panel
  4. Sustainable development


  1. Bivouac
  2. Breakfast
  3. Half-board
  4. Restaurant
  5. Picnic hampers
  6. Independently Managed


  1. Pay shower
  2. Hot showers

Oppening periods

From 11/06 to 11/09, daily.

From 12/09 to 10/06, daily.


Night: 19.80 €
Child rate per night (8-17 years): 10.90 €
CAF member rate per night: 9.90 €
Breakfast: 8 €
Dinner: 19 €
Half board (pp): 25.20 to 46.60 €
Group rate per night: 15.85 €
Shower: 3 €
Picnic to take away: 9 €.

Free entry for children < 8 years.
Group rate available for > 9 people.

Tariff available at

Tax not included.

Payment Methods

  1. Cheque
  2. Chèques Vacances
  3. Cash


3 1/2 hr walk from La Bérarde. Magnificent panoramic view. Inside the park; dogs are NOT permitted, even if they are on a leash.

Refuge de la Pilatte
Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans - La Bérarde