Home 8 days trek
At each stage, whether at mountain huts, overnight gites or hotels, the wardens and restaurant owners invite you to explore the Valley. This circuit is for experienced hikers.
Day 1: 3½ hours hiking / 621 m height gain / evening meal and night at the Refuge de l’Alpe du Pin.
Day 2: 5 hours hiking to the Vallon de la Mariande, followed by La Lavey / 507m height gain and 575 m height loss/ evening meal and night at the Refuge de la Lavey.
Day 3: Hike down the Vallon de la Lavey to the village of La Bérarde, following the Vénéon river. 4 hours hiking / 323 m height gain and 380 m height loss.
Evening meal and night at the Auberge de la Meije.
Day 4: Hike up to the Refuge du Chatelleret. 2½ hours hiking / 520 m height gain / Evening meal and night in dormitory accommodation.
Day 5: Hike up to the Refuge de Temple Ecrins. 5 hours hiking / 700 m height gain and 485 m height loss / Evening meal and night in dormitory accommodation.
Day 6: Hike to the Refuge de la Pilatte. 3½ hours hiking / 582 m height gain and 415 m height loss / Evening meal and night in dormitory accommodation.
Day 7: Hike down to La Bérarde, followed by bus to St Christophe. 3½ hours hiking / 837 m height loss.
Evening meal and night in dormitory accommodation at the Hôtel de la Cordée (access to hammam) or a room with all modern amenities at La Table du Christolet.
Day 8: Leave Saint Christophe for the Miroir des Fétoules and the Peyssa viewing table: 5 hours hiking / 677 m. Return to vehicles at the Plan du Lac.
- Picnic hampers
- Tourist brochures
- Tourist information
Customers and groups
Type(s) of accommodation
From 16/06 to 16/09/2018.
Adult: 400 €
Child (13-17 years): 362 €.
- Bank/credit card
- Chèques Vacances
- Credit transfer
8 days trek
office de tourisme
38520 Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans - La Bérarde