Le refuge de la Pointe-Percée by la Tête des Annes

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Départ au Col des Annes
Vallée du Bouchet
Le Grand-Bornand
Discover the Pointe Percée hut and the panorama at the Col de l'Oulettaz as well as the Pointe Percée, the highest point of the Aravis at 2750 m (ascent not recommended for hikers, climbing passages requiring adapted technique and equipment).
Departure Col des Annes, take direction Refuge de la Pointe Percée. Follow the path through the mountain pasture until you reach the Tête des Annes then continue to the left. Follow the ridge until you reach the Col de L'Oulettaz, then turn right towards the refuge. At Mont Pelé turn left on the winding path that leads up to the Pointe Percée hut. From the hut, return to Mont Pelé and continue the descent via Le Planet. From there, return to the Col des Annes via the Col de Borneronde and then Bois des Annes.

Variant :
Departure Parking of the trunks. From the car park, walk 100 m to reach the Bois des Troncs and then take the path which climbs on the right in a twist towards the Pointe Percée hut. Pass through Bois de Plattuy then Plattuy and continue in the mountain pasture up to the Planet then Mont Pelé. From there, take the pretty winding path on the right to reach the Pointe Percée hut.
From spring to fall, depending on snow conditions; you are responsible for your own safety. Look online or call for information on conditions.
In summary
  • Reception :
    • French
    • English
  • SITRA services :
    • Services
  • SITRA services :
    • Route BOUCLE
    • 580 Elevation (m)
    • 210 Daily duration (minutes)
    • Route
    • 580 Route
    • 400 Route
    • Route 2164
    • 9 Distance (km)
  • Levels of sporting experience :
    • Level red
  • Pedestrian sports :
    • Hiking itinerary
    • Pedestrian sports
Facilities and services
  • Catering :
    • Restaurant
To note
  • Type of SITRA offer :
    • Not recommended in bad weather
Départ au Col des Annes
Vallée du Bouchet
Le Grand-Bornand
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.970481
Longitude : 6.524377
Information available at the Tourism Office or refer to the maps and/or guidebooks to locate the various hikes.
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