Grand Bec refuge loop

Planay Hiking itinerary
Dénivelé positif : 900
Durée (en min) : 300
Type d'itinéraire : BOUCLE
Niveau rouge - Difficile
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Circuit n° 1
  • Environment :
    • Mountain location
    • Mountain view
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  • SITRA services :
    • Route BALISE
    • Route 2405
  • Parking :
    • Car park
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Grand Bec refuge loop
Plan Fournier
73350
Planay
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Phone : +33 4 79 55 03 77
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Presentation

Definitively the Lord of the valley ! Perfect trail to discover landscapes and alpine pastures way of life. Take a break and enjoy a night at Grand Bec refuge. For mountain beginners, return trip to the refuge : 4h. Departure Plan Fournier
How to go:
After Planay village take the road on the left in the direction of Chamberanger. Before Chamberanger, take the road at the right side which reaches Plan Fournier (1723m) where you can find a small parking with some places.
At the gate of the Vanoise national Park, in a beautiful place, a small refuge sits at the bottom of the Vuzelle’s peak, with a nice view on the Grand Bec Mountain, on the Vallonet peak and on the Chavière valley.
This walk is easy to reach with children, parents, grand-parents, walkers or mountain climber.

To go up:
You will find a sign at the beginning in Plan Fournier; follow the direction of the Grand Bec refuge. Footpath and sign are clearly visible. Crossing the forest, and then going up through a comb under the Vuzelle and the same name pass. This way to go up has a really nice view on the valley of Bozel, the Lauziere Massif and the Vanoise Massif.
OuverturesFrom 01/07 to 30/11.
Depending on snow condition.

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  • Montée refuge Grand Bec
  • Refuge du Grand Bec - Planay
  • Fontaine Froide - Planay
  • Sentier refuge du Grand Bec
  • Sentier refuge du Grand Bec
  • Sentier refuge du Grand Bec
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