¨Les Audannes¨mountain hut
The Cabane des Audannes, overlooking the lake of the same name, is situated on the most beautiful natural balcony in the Alps. Perched at an altitude of 2,508 m, it will serve as a refuge for the ascent of the Wildhorn (3,246 m), the region's emblematic peak. Built with a futuristic architecture, it is an essential stop for all two-day hikes.
Open all year round, it is looked after from March to April and from July to October by Karine Moix who is very concerned about the well-being of her guests. The Cabane is accessible from Les Rousses, from the Tseuzier lake or from the Pas de Maimbré.
A southern and western aspect. The site is located at Les Audannes( 2,500m high), about 30 minutes’ walk from theAudannes mountain shelter. It provides several climbing routes of varying aspects, which present many opportunities for beginner climbers, on perfect limestone. There are 30 routes from 4 to 6+, equipped by J-M Moos, N. Balet, A.Dussex, M. Aymon and D. Blanc. A detailed plan of all these routes is available at the mountain shelter.
1.From Sion, go to Les Rousses (the road to Rawyl),( a bus is available in summer).From then on, the mountain path is signposted. (2hours 30 minutes)
2.From Anzère, take the cable car to the Pas du Maimbré (topmost station). From there , the path is signposted.(3 hours)
Tél. : +41(0) 27 398 45 50
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