Numerous walks are possible around the refuge, which is also a classic stopoff on the GR5 route.

Signs in front of the Refuge
Signs in front of the Refuge


Walking time from main destinations:


  • Les Crosets (1h45)
  • Morgins (2h30)
  • Val-d'Illiez (3h15)
  • Champéry (4h00)
  • Bassachaux (1h15)
  • Lindarets (1h30)
  • Avoriaz (2h15)
  • Morzine (3h30)




MTB tours ideas
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Trout fishing

fishing at the lake
fishing at the lake

Thanks to the fishing licence you can get at the Refuge, you will be able to come fishing the whole summer!



  • Type of fish: trout (rainbow and fario)
  • Price: CHF 25.- (+ CHF 2.- tax)
  • Limit: 6 trout per licence
  • Lake depth: max. 6m 





- we don't lend fishing equipment

- the fishers who have the state fishing licence (VS) do not pay the CHF 2.- tax