Group climb - La Grande Ruine (3756m)
Magnificent belvedere in the heart of the Ecrins massif, which we will climb from the very remote refuge Adèle Planchard
The Mountain Guides Office of la Grave-La Meije is the meeting point for mountain lovers! Guides and State-certified guides put their experience at your service to help you achieve your dreams of skiing and discover the mountain safely.
A little closer to the majestic peaks and free to discover this wonderful wilderness that surrounds us, to which respect and humility are required.
The Grande Ruine ensemble, Pointe Brevoort, Pic Maître, Roche Méane is located in the heart of the Oisans massif, birthplace of the Romanche river. It is a wild and remote place with a very particular character. The summit of Pointe Brevoort accessible to many climbers offers one of the most beautiful views on the Ecrins Massif.
Starting point: Adèle Planchard mountain hut (3173m) in 5 hours walk
Altitude difference: 600m from the refuge to the summit on a glacial ground at the beginning then an easy ridge in high mountain atmosphere (count 2h30 to 3h from the refuge to the summit).
From 01/06 to 07/09, daily.
Every day, depending on the weather
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La Meije is a mountain in the Massif des Écrins, located at the border of Hautes-Alpes and Isère départements. It overlooks the nearby village of La Grave,a mountaineering centre and ski resort,well known for its off-piste and extreme skiing possibilities
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Adele Planchard Mountain Hut
Adele Planchard is this lady who bequeathed his fortune to build the refuge, punctuating the ascent itirenary of the Grande Ruine.
Despite its 'high mountain' environment , its long access walk is simple and beautiful.