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Refuge located at the entrance of the wild Cirque des Fonts. The Fonts alpine pasture reveals itself as a jewel in a setting of unspoiled nature.
A former alpine chalet, the refuge opened in 1926 is accessible to everyone in around an hour and a half of walking, we discover it overlooking a small hamlet of around forty alpine chalets, at the foot of Mont-Buet.
Permanent catering: cold meats, cheeses, omelets, fondue, homemade vegetable soup, homemade desserts ...
Cot, high chair, games for children.
Solar panels, waste sorting, more plastic bottles on demand, waste reduction.
Refuge on a variant of the GR5. Refuge on the GRP route: Tour des Fiz Hiking: - RefugeAlfred Wills(1810m): 2h30 / 700m of elevation on the GR5. - Lac d'Anterne (2060m): 3h / 700m vertical drop - Col d'Anterne (2264m): 4h / 880m vertical drop - Mont Buet (3109m): 6h / 1740m vertical drop
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Itinerant circuit from refuge to refuge around the Fiz chain between the Giffre valley and Mont-Blanc. Multiple circuits possible and flexible according to your desires: 3 to 8 days of walking, from the family walk to the sports circuit.
Explore the Alpine pastures in a superb natural environment, with architecture that is characteristic of the Giffre Valley mountain villages.
Also known as "The Queen of the Alps", is Sixt's best-known waterfall. The torrent surges dramatically in two huge steps, falling for over 80 metres.