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Mountain Refuge Hut: Moëde-Anterne

This comfortable retreat in situated at the heart of the Nature Reserve in Passy, near the lakes of Pormenaz and Anterne. The refuge offers panoramic view over the Fiz and Mont Blanc mountain ranges. Marmots are often sighted here.

Refuge Mountain Refuge Hut: Moëde-Anterne Passy


Passy (74190)

The Moede-Anterne refuge hut is located at 2000 m above sea level, facing the Mont Blanc and set amidst meadows at the heart of the Fiz mountain range.
This old chalet, built in 1898, was originally used as a base to hunt chamois.

Sustainable Development:
- New maintenance products that are more conducive to environmental protection.

Refuge situated along the GR5, the "Tour du Pays du Mont-Blanc" and the GRP Chamonix - Sixt - Vallorcine
Summits : Buet - Pointe noire - Brévent
Itineraries from the refuge :
Lac de Pormenaz : 30 minutes.
Lac d'Anterne : 1h15, 255m elevation.
Chalets de Villy : 1h45, 250m elevation.
Pointe Noire de Pormenaz : 1h15, 320m elevation.
Le Buet par le Col de Salenton : 4h30, 1150m elevation.
Le Brévent : 4h, 830m elevation.
Longer hikes : Le Tour des Fiz - le Tour des Aiguilles Rouges - Traversée Sixt-Chamonix


Night: 18 €
Child rate per night : 18 €
Breakfast: 9.50 €
Breakfast (child) : 9.50 €
Half board (pp): 50 €
Half-board (child) : 35 €.

Child entry valid for 6 - 13 years.

Tax not included.

Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Cash, Credit transfer


Languages spoken : English, French
Languages of documentation : English, French

Culinary specialities: roast pork with prunes and traditional Savoyard gratin, Farcement, fondue and homemade desserts.


From 07/06 to 01/10.

Subject to snow conditions.

  • Independently Managed
  • Full-board
  • Breakfast
  • Luggage porterage
  • Bivouac
  • Half-board
  • Restaurant
  • Picnic hampers
  • Defibrillator
  • Sustainable development
  • Hydroelectric power plant
  • Waste management
  • Photovoltaic panel
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • Covered picnic area
  • Ski boot drier
  • Wi-fi
  • Hot showers
  • Pay shower
  • Bunk beds
  • Fireplace / Wood burning stove


Total capacity of the units of accommodations : 91

Number of bedrooms, apprtments or house 2 persons : 1

Number of bedrooms, apprtments or house 3 persons : 4

Dormitories numer 4/9 persons : 4

Dormitories numer +10 persons : 4

Number of bedrooms : 5


181 grande rue Allende Sur le tour des Fiz 74190 Passy

Nearest resort or village: Plaine-Joux
Duration of walk from the nearest car-park: 2 1/4 hours.
Access authorized by 4x4 (time restrictions).
Track from Passy (Chalet Châtelet): 1 1/2 hours.
From the top of Brévent (Chamonix), descend 1000 m to the bridge of Arlevé via the Col du Brévant. then climb up through the mountain pastures about 500m to the refuge: 3 1/2 hours. Access also possible on horseback, with a pack donkey, by MTB, on snow-shoes or ski touring skis. Dogs are allowed on the 4x4 path.
Coach parking available at Plaine-Joux.
- Maps IGN: AND 3530 - TOP 25

  • Not accessible in a wheelchair

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Information update on 07/07/2021 by Office de Tourisme de Passy