how to get us
Speedway A5 Torino-Courmayeur - exit ChatillonStVincent , follow road signes for Valtournenche
Itinerary 1 -Difference in level about 14oo m. -Distance time 4,3o ours
After 18 Km. by car before the Village of Valtournenche take on the left following the signal to Barmasse-Valmartin . Than leave the car and walk on the track of Alta Via n°1 up to Cignana . When you arrive at the artificial dyke follow the track on the right with the number 107 . Then from the summer granzing in the muontain named Chevalley go up on the left following the track number 35 .
Itinerary 2 -Difference in level about 1200 m.+ 140 m.walking down-Distance time 4 ours
you arrived in Valtournenche and after 5 Km.you find a gallery , pass truoght it , and on the left you are in Perreres , you follow the track number 107 . Trought the summer granzing in the mountain named Le Grillon , you arrive at Finestra di Cignana . Then go down to the summer granzing in the mountain named Chevalley where you find the precedent itinerary on your right .
Itinerary 3 - Difference in level 12oo m. +240m. walking down-Distance time 5-6 ours
It is for people with experience and climbing material or coming with a Mountain Guide . From Avouil , 1 Km. before Breuil-Cervinia , you find a small lake then go up to Vallone di Vofrede , than you choise the Via Ferrata . When you arrived at the top take on the left to Colle di Vofrede (3150 m. ).Than you go down the sTeep track and after walking along the Gran Lago and Lago del Dragone you can find the refuge .
Itinerary 4 - Difference in Level 1060 m. +150 m. walking down-Distance time 5 ours
You can arrive at the refuge also from Valpelline . From Place Moulin artificial dyke Walking to refuge Prarayer go ahead to Vallone di Valcornera following a steep ravine , you arrive at Colle di Valcornera than after looking around a beautiful view you can go down to take a nice rest .