Grenairon mountain refuge
Enjoy 360° panoramic views of Mont Buet, the valley of Anterne and the majestic Fiz mountain range with Mont Blanc in the background. The villages of Samoëns and Sixt and the Giffre Valley can be seen below.
It is a stage on itinerant tours or summits (Tour des Fiz, tour du Ruan, Mont Buet, Cheval Blanc, ...).
With family or friends, the Grenairon refuge is accessible to everyone, for the day or for an evening.
After the effort comes comfort! The caretakers offer you a menu of homemade dishes and desserts to perk you up.
To discover: La Chèvrerie de l'Alpage du Grenairon offers these cheeses made on site.
The refuge has a room open in winter.
Lunch and dinner inside and outside
Reminder: for groups formed there will be no distancing for meals and sleeping
Following government directives:
Reservation is required
You need your own sleeping bag, pillowcase and indoor shoes
A personal health kit: hydro-alcoholic gel and mask.
All users must accept and sign the individual commitment charter for a mountain stay See the hiker charter
Group leaders must provide us with the contact details of each participant
Night: 17 €
Half board (pp): 47 to 75 €.
Free entry for children < 5 years.
Methods of payment
- Bank/credit card
- Travellers Cheque
Closest village or station: Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval - Salvagny
Walking time from the nearest car park: 3 hours of walking
Access possible and authorized by 4x4
Access possible by footpath: Departure from the Nant Sec bridge car park. Take the path on the left of the car park, after a slightly steep start, follow the path on your right which runs along the Nant Sec torrent. The path crosses a first torrent, joins an intersection (sign altitude 1400m). Continue on the right towards the Grenairon refuge.
- IGN maps: 3530 ET - 3630 OT