• Refuge

Refuge la Dent Parrachée

Located in the area of ​​the Vanoise National Park 2.520 meters above sea level, overlooking dams of Plan d'Aval and Plan d'Amont, above the village of Aussois. Off guard, the refuge has a permanently open local winter 30 beds.

Refuge Refuge la Dent Parrachée Aussois


Aussois (73500)
Animals not allowed

From the refuge, you can embark on: Tour of the Vanoise Glaciers with its green balcony, an ice crossing, an iconic summit Dent Parrachée like a rock face (the great Chatelard) ...
Or just an afternoon in the sun loungers! Time for a night, you'll also get to savor the atmosphere if special cohabitation aloft in a small space where each sharing the passion of the other.

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    Refuge on the route GR5 and 55.
    Hike to the half day:
    Lake Génépy 2906 m, 400 m altitude, easy.
    Day hikes:
    Col d'Aussois elevation 600 m, easy.
    Col Roche Chevrière: 500 m elevation, experienced unmarked route.


    Free entry for children < 8 years.

    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash


    Animals not allowed
    Languages spoken : English, Spanish, French, Italian
    Languages of documentation : English, French

    Permanent restoration: Diots countries, apple pie.


    From 30/09/2024 to 23/02/2025, daily.

    From 24/02 to 13/04/2025, daily.

    • Full-board
    • Breakfast
    • Bivouac
    • Half-board
    • Restaurant
    • Picnic hampers
    • Refuge guarded in winter by reservation only
    • Bar
    • Terrace
    • Defibrillator
    • Sustainable development
    • Restaurant
    • Waste management
    • Photovoltaic panel
    • Fireplace / Wood burning stove
    • Wood available
    • kitchen corner
    • Shower
    • Pay shower


    Total capacity of the units of accommodations : 42

    Dormitories numer 4/9 persons : 3

    Dormitories numer +10 persons : 2


    73500 Aussois

    Walking time from the car park Plan d'Amont: 2 h, 500 m altitude difference, starting altitude 2000 m, no difficulty in summer.
    In winter, to the d'Aussois station, take the chairlift then cross towards the refuge at ski 40 mn, snowshoe 1h 30. Possibility to mount the summer with a donkey.

    • Not accessible in a wheelchair
    Information update on 07/05/2024 by Haute Maurienne Vanoise Tourisme