Tour de la Pointe des Mattes en 2 jours avec nuit en refuge

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    La Chapelle-d'Abondance

    Short sporting itinerary from the Abondance valley. Exceptional landscapes in the heart of the protected natural area of Mont de Grange.

    The hike around the Pointe des Mattes is a hike that will satisfy good walkers.

    Starting from the Panthiaz car park, you will first walk along the Dranse river before starting your ascent.

    This summit is one of the satellites of the Mont de Grange, which culminates at 2432m, compared to 2100m for the Pointe des Mattes.

    From the summit, you can enjoy a view of the Haut-Sex and Linleu, as well as the Swiss Alps and the Abondance valley.

    On the way back down, you will arrive at the Trébentaz refuge, in the heart of a Natura 2000 classified site, enough to enjoy the environment that surrounds you for the end of the day and an evening and night in a refuge that is bound to be exceptional.

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    Services & Equipment

    • Car park
    • Free car park

    Customer base

    • Level red – hard


    From 24/06 to 10/09.
    Reservations are required for the Trebentaz refuge.

    Subject to favorable weather.


    Animaux : Refused


    Free access.


    Parking de la Panthiaz, 1983 Route des Frasse
    74360 La Chapelle-d'Abondance

    Car park de la Panthiaz, La Chapelle d'Abondance.

    Characteristics :

    • In a nature reserve

    Spoken languages

    • French