in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Randonnée refuge de Bel-Lachat depuis Chamonix

Panoramic point on the Mont-Blanc massif on the edge of the Aiguilles Rouges and Carlaveyron Nature Reserves.

Route details

Pebbles, Gravel, Not suitable for strollers, Rock, Earth


From the Moussoux road, take the Moëntieux climb to the Petit
South balcony, cross it and continue by bends in the undergrowth until the crossing of the path coming from Bois Prin and Bossons. Turn right, continue first in the forest, then through an avalanche corridor to Plan-Lachat (ruins) (1 m) 576 h 1. Follow the path in the clearing, leave the path of the Guards cross a small forest and continue near a large steeple above the vegetation by many switchbacks to Bel-Lachat.

ATTENTION Refuge closed on arrival

Other routes are possible from Les Bossons, Les Houches or from Le Brévent.

More information available at the Tourist Office or the Haute-Montagne Office and in our trail guide.
Please note: The conditions of the trails are subject to change, remember to inquire before leaving.

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Pedestrian sportsHiking route
DifficultyDifficultDuration05hElevation1108 D- ​​/ 1108 D+Distance11,6 kmMax Altitude2136m
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