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
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.
From 01/02 to 31/03, daily.
From 15/06 to 20/09, daily.
Subject to snow conditions.
Refuge du Goleon
05320 La Grave
Phone : 06 87 26 46 54
Phone : 04 76 79 95 01
Phone : 06 59 28 16 79
Phone : 06 13 59 06 78
04 76 79 90 05
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
04 76 79 90 05
Hiking itineraries to lakes
From the initiatory path Paul-Louis Rousset that will make you discover the heritage of our county,to the many other trails that lead you to the gates of the Ecrins National Park,you will meet marmots, chamois, ibex, golden eagles and other wild animals
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