Located at an altitude of 1763 m above the commune of Samoens, the Bostan refuge is a place of welcome for all hikers.

Sport Refuge de Bostan (unmarked route) Samoëns


Departing from Samoëns (74340)
Average length : 03h45
Total elevation gain : 641m
Distance : 9km
Non signed itinerary

Follow the wide path at the bottom of the parking area. It climbs steadily into the pretty Bostan forest, which you leave shortly before arriving at the Bostan mountain chalets.

The view opens up onto the splendid Bostan valley, dotted with boulders and lapiaz, bordered on the right by the Dents D'Oddaz.

The path continues through the alpine pastures and soon reaches the refuge, a solid building on the edge of the pastures and lapiaz.

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    Free access.


    Languages spoken : French

    Period of practice

    From 22/12 to 15/04.

    • Car park


    74340 Samoëns
    Departing from : Samoëns (74340)
    Latitude : 46.112515 - Longitude : 6.750283

    From Samoëns, take the road on the right towards "Les Allamands". The car park is 800 m beyond the village (the road is usually cleared as far as the car park Le Plan des Arches).

    Information update on 22/02/2023 by Office de Tourisme de Samoëns