Highlights of the stay
- A star-shaped snowshoeing experience in wild landscapes.
- A "cosy" accommodation equipped with a sauna, swimming pool to relax in the evening.
- A quality cuisine made from local products.
Day 1: Arrival at the refuge in the late afternoon
Day 2 : Le plateau de beauregard
D+ 380m D- 380m 4h00 walking
Early morning carpooling to the Fry Cross Pass.
The Beauregard plateau is a classic snowshoeing area. Both wild and with soft reliefs, it will allow to approach this first day gradually. We will start from the col de la croix Fry for a loop through the wild plateau of Les Folières. The return will be via the Pointe de Beauregard and its magnificent panoramic view of the Aravis and the Clusaz.
Day 3 : La tête du Danay
D+ 560m D- 560m 5h00 walking
Morning carpooling to saint-jean-de-sixt.
On the second day, we will head towards the Tête du Danay. We will loop from the heights of Saint-jean-de-sixt towards the Danay refuge. At the top, we can discover another view of the Aravis mountain range. The return will be by the col des mouilles and its old alpine chalets.
Level required for this outing: Intermediate (See the article on snowshoe levels for self-assessment)