Day 1 : In direction of Pierra Menta
Up 1018m Down 351m 5h00 hiking
The first day of hiking starts from the alpine pastures of Cormet de Roselend from lai plan refuge. We are on the heights of Lake Roselend towards the mythical summit of Pierra Menta. After passing the Bresson pass the view emerges on the heart of the Beaufortain mountain range with the Vanoise in background. We are not very far from the refuge of Presset erected on its promontory.
Overnight at the Presset refuge.
Day 2 : From the Neuva valley to the Croix de Bonhomme pass
Up 863m Down 914m 6h00 hiking
Departure with the colors of the morning to join the Grand Fond pass. We leave behind the Pierra Menta to join the wild combe of the Neuva. Then we will go up to the Croix de Bonhomme pass where we will sleep in the shelter of the same name in the evening.
Night at the Croix du Bonhomme refuge.
Day 3 : Tête Nord des Fours
Up 390m Down 1007m 5h00 hiking
Small morning ascent towards the Northern Head of the Fours and its view on the Mont Blanc Massif. After a moment of contemplation we retrace our steps and continue on the crest of the Gittes towards Cormet Roselend.
The trek can be organized on another date for groups already consisting of at least 6 people and within the limit of accommodation availability.
Walking times are calculated from an average speed defined in the trekking difficulty level sheet. These are indicative times that do not include breaks. The itinerary may have to be slightly modified for security reasons (weather, level of participants) or for reasons of organization (availability of accommodation).