From Goleon Lake, you'll have breathtaking views of the surrounding glaciers of La Meije and the Aiguilles d'Arves mountains and Aiguilles de la Saussaz. Distinctive unusual feature: the ledge of Amon and its inscriptions on the ground, made with stones To access the lake: departure from the hamlet of Les Hières
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Description

2:30 walk from the hamlet of Les Hières (Positive height difference= 700 meters)
Go around on the left side from the lake shore then head for the Aiguilles d' Arves mountains to access the ledge of Amon, filled with inscriptions made with stones.
Refuge Goleon located on the lakeside
If you are lucky, you'll see wild animals as marmots,ibex and vultures, without taking into account butterflies and alpine flowers

! WARNING !
Following public works on the Goléon sector, access to Lake & Refuge is changed counted from August 29. Please refer to the document on the "More Infos" tab of this website

Customers and groups

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Location

Located 5 Km far from Villar d'Arène 2 hours walk starting from the hamlet from Les Hieres Initially the trail is in the pastures, then it straightens and the ground becomes more rocky

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