Rifugio Chabod

opening time 2019 spring 16 march-12 may summer 01 june-25 september


- If you are coming on the A5 motorway (Torino-Morgex), take the exit marked Aosta Ovest. Follow signs to Saint-Pierre. Bear left onto the N 26 trunk road. Once you have past Villeneuve, take the right-hand exit from the N 26, signposted Valsavarenche (SR 23). 

- From the Mont Blanc tunnel via Courmayeur on the N 26 trunk road, follow signs to Aosta. As you are approaching Villeneuve, take the SR 23 on the right signposted Valsavarenche. 

After passing through the centre of Introd, follow the road as it winds round and up the hill. Take the left-hand fork into Valsavarenche at the junction marked "Valsavarenche/Val de Rhęmes". After about 23 km, you will reach the locality of Pravieux (mt 1834), where a wooden signpost indicates the Rifugio Chabod car park. From here you can start your climb to the refuge.