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Itinéraire de randonnée pédestre "Lac et refuge de la Blanche"

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Hiking itinerary in Saint-Véran
13.4 km
  • A loop partially in the forest to reach the Refuge de la Blanche and its lake. Passage near the old marble quarry and the old copper mine. Possible return by the shuttle during the summer.

  • Park at the entrance of the village of St Véran, parking P1. Follow the GR58 which goes up on the right side of the Pierre Belle street and then the Villard street until the turning point of Ste Luce (departure of the Clausis shuttle).
    Continue on the GR58 which goes down to cross the Aigue Blanche at the Pont Vieux then goes up on a forest track along the river until the sign of "la Pierre écrite".
    At the sign, leave the track to stay on the GR which goes in the direction of the Chapelle...
    Park at the entrance of the village of St Véran, parking P1. Follow the GR58 which goes up on the right side of the Pierre Belle street and then the Villard street until the turning point of Ste Luce (departure of the Clausis shuttle).
    Continue on the GR58 which goes down to cross the Aigue Blanche at the Pont Vieux then goes up on a forest track along the river until the sign of "la Pierre écrite".
    At the sign, leave the track to stay on the GR which goes in the direction of the Chapelle de Clausis.
    When you arrive on the track, at the marker "Pont de Clausis 2340 m" leave the GR by continuing the track to the right towards the chapel. Keep this track until the refuge. Yellow markings.
    Behind the refuge, take the path of the Moutière, marked yellow which allows to come back to the Pont de Clausis by following the Rif de la Moutière.
    Take the more or less tarred road that goes down to St Véran.
    At the crossing of the track that leads to the observatory, find the seasonal shuttle. If not, finish on foot by continuing this road for about 3 km.

    Obligatory parking at the entrance of the village. Catering/accommodation in the village and at the refuge de la Blanche.
  • Departure
    Saint-Véran
  • Difference in height
    620 m
  • Park at the P1 parking lot at the entrance to the village of St Véran, in the Beauregard district.
  • Plain text period
    From spring to fall.
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • Documentation
    GPX / KML files allow you to export the trail of your hike to your GPS (or other navigation tool)
620 meters of difference in height
  • Maximum altitude : 2503 m
  • Minimum altitude : 1950 m
  • Total positive elevation : 620 m
  • Total negative elevation : -357 m
  • Max positive elevation : 300 m
  • Min positive elevation : -151 m
Services
  • Equipment
    • Car park
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
    • Restaurant
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