Mountain huts

For a drink, a meal, a night and
above all for the view!

5 huts in Ovronnaz and
15 on the Tour des Muverans

Rambert Hut

Rambert Hut

Ovronnaz - 2580m

The hut was rebuilt in 1952 at the foot of the Grand Muveran summit. In 2015, it was totally renewed and enlarged to improve comfort. From the terrace, you can enjoy spectacular views of most of the over 4000-metres peaks that form the Valais Alps, including Matterhorn, Combin, Mont Blanc and Dents du Midi. Ibexes will often keep you company!

Keeper on site : from mid-June to end of October

  • 4 dormitories, 32 places
  • Light meals
  • Dogs not allowed

From Ovronnaz-Jorasse (chairlift), 2h30
Via Saille, 4h
Via Chamosentse pastures, 4h
From Pont-de-Nant, 5h
Via Derborence, 5h30
Gîte de Lui d’Août

Gîte de Lui d’Août

Saillon - 1959m

The gîte de Lui d'Août is located above Ovronnaz, between La Seya and Grand Château. It welcomes both families taking their youngest child hiking for the first time and experienced hikers who are returning from Grand Chavalard or walking the Tour des Muverans. Climbing wall behind the gîte.

  •  Dormitories, 36 places
  • Cooking showcasing local produce
  • Showers
  • Several climbing trails nearby

From Ovronnaz via Jorasse, 30 minutes
From L'Erié, 45 minutes
Damien Reuse  
+41(0)27/744 27 45
lui d'aout
Fenestral Hut

Fenestral Hut

Fully - 2453m

The hut is located at the col du Fenestral, between Ovronnaz and the heights of Fully. A popular stopover on the Tour des Muverans and Tour du Chavalard. it's also one of the starting points to climb Grand Chavalard or La Dent de Morcles.

Keeper on site : 7/7 from end of June to end of September. Every weekend from mid-June to end of October.

  • Summer : half-board, rooms and 34-bed dormitory (duvet provided)
  •  Winter : refectory, kitchen and dormitory in self-access (no keeper)
From Ovronnaz via Jorasse, 2h
From L'Erié, 2h15
From Les Garettes, 2h30
From Champex d'Allesse, 4h30
Nathan Bender
+41(0)27/746.28.00 Contact-formular
Demècre Hut

Demècre Hut

Fully - 2361 m

Entirely renovated in 2016, the hut is located at the Col du Demècre mountain pass, above the lakes of Fully and the pastures of Sorniot. Voluntary hut keepers are always happy to welcome you in a warm and homely atmosphere.
  •  Dormitories, 24 places
From L'Erié, 2h10
From Les Garettes, 2h30
From Ovronnaz via Jorasse, 4h00
Daniel Carron +41(0)27/746.35.87
Sorniot hut

Sorniot hut

Fully - 2064m

Nestled in the vast natural cirque between the two lakes of Fully, the Sorniot hut is the gateway to many hiking trails such as the Tour du Portail, Tour du Chavalard and Tour des Muverans, among others.

Keeper on site : From the end of June until the end of September and on the weekends of mid-June, late September and October

  •  Dormitories, 46 places
  •  Light meals
  •  Showers

From Erié, 1h15
From Les Garettes, 1h30
From Ovronnaz via Jorasse, 2h30
From Champex d'Allesse, 3h30
Ski-Club Chavalard
Chalet Neuf

Chalet Neuf

Collonges - 1850 m

The hut is located at the foot of the Dents de Morcles summit. Recently refurbished thanks to the commitment of volunteers from Collonges, this former stable is a gem in a lush setting.

Keeper on site : weekends from the beginning of July to the end of September
  • Dormitory, 32 beds
  • No breakfast
  • No food
  • Possibility to cook

From l'Au d'Arbignon, 45 min
From Demècre, 50 min
From La Tourche, 2h15
Frédéric Chambovey
Booking manager
Chalet Neuf_map
La Tourche hut

La Tourche hut

Lavey - 2198m

La Tourche hut was entirely rebuilt in 2010-2011. Perched on a crest at almost 2000 metres above the Rhône valley, the hut is a superb lookout point, overlooking the Mont Blanc and Geneva Lake. Easy access for families. Good starting point to climb the Dent de Morcles.
Keeper on site : from mid-June to mid-October

  •  Dormitories, 54 places
  • Light meals
  •  Showers
From Morcles/Les Martinaux, 1h30
From Javerne, 2h
From Les Plans sur Bex, 4h30
Laurianne Vaudan   
+41(0)24 /485.22.18
Auberge du Pont-de-Nant

Auberge du Pont-de-Nant

Bex - 1253m

A natural reserve, the Vallon de Nant is a great place to admire a multitude of plants. Hiking trails are numerous in the area, whether for a gentle 2-hour stroll or a several days’ hike. You can opt for the Tour des Muverans, Tour de l'Argentine or Trou à l’ours (3 to 4 hours).
Open throughout the year

  •  Rooms and dormitories, 30 places
  • Food service
  • Showers

From Les Plans-sur-Bex

Drougard Carine & Fossé Cédric +41(0)24/498.14.95
pont de nant
Plan-Névé hut

Plan-Névé hut

Bex - 2262m

A new stopover on the Tour des Muverans, the hut is located in the Muverans mountain range, at an altitude of 2262 metres and at the foot of Arête Vierge.
Keeper on site : from July to September and at weekends in June and early October.
  •  Dormitories, 29 places
  • Light meals

From Pont-de-Nant, 3h

Pierre Savary +41(0)24/498.22.11 
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Refuge de la Vare

Refuge de la Vare

Bex - 1756m

Are you looking for a peaceful place to switch off from your everyday life? Then this mountain shelter is it! A relaxing place where parents can rest and children can have fun in complete freedom.
Keeper on site : from June to September

  •  Dormitories and yurts
  • Food service

From Pont-de-Nant, 1h30

Gérald Bernard +41(0)79/291.22.84
la vare
Refuge Giacomini

Refuge Giacomini

Anzeindaz - 1893 m

Located in the Vaud Alps at the foot of the Diablerets mountain ranges, the Giacomini (1893 m) mountain shelter is set in one of the largest pastures in Switzerland.
Open from mid-June to mid-October.

  •  Rooms and dormitories
  • Food service
  • Showers

From Solalex, 1h
From Derborence, 2h
From Pont-de-Nant, 3h
Rodolphe Muller +41(0)24/498.22.95
Refuge du Lac de Derborence

Refuge du Lac de Derborence

Derborence -1480 m

The wild beauty of the land, local beliefs related to natural disasters, the novel by C.-F. Ramuz, the reputation of a virgin forest with a lake at its feet, exceptional fauna and flora, an impressive access road or simply the need for a getaway into yet untouched nature make this valley a popular and spectacular hiking destination for a large public.
  • Rooms and dormitories
  • Restauration
  • Showers

From Sion
A9 motorway exit, follow Conthey, then Derborence
Jean-Michel Cajeux
refuge du lac
Auberge du Godet

Auberge du Godet

Derborence - 1380 m

In a dream setting, the Nicollier-Cardoso family welcomes you to Godet / Derborence : a valley of natural wonders. The Auberge du Godet offers typical meals, local wines and simple yet pleasant accommodation, all in a convivial family atmosphere.

  • Rooms and dormitories, 35 places
  • Food service

From Sion A9 motorway exit, follow Conthey, then Derborence
Ana Nicollier +41(0)27/346.31.41
Gîte de Dorbon

Gîte de Dorbon

Derborence - 1956 m

Above the Lac de Derborence, the hut keepers will be happy to welcome you to the Gîte de Dorbon, an alpine chalet in the heart of the wild Vallon de la Derbonne.

Keeper on site : from mid-June until late September.

  • Light meals
  • Dormitory, 20 beds

From Derborence, 1h30