The Rosuel refuge is located at the gateway to the Vanoise National Park, which offers numerous possibilities for walks and long hikes: 400 km of marked trails leaving from the villages and ski resorts of the valleys as well as access roads.
Starting from the refuge, you can go for a day hike to discover these preserved areas, or start a tour in the heart of the mountain.
The refuge is a stopover point for the GR®5 and the Via Alpina.
Randonnées aux alentours

A la journée

Climb to the Ponturin valley for a picnic by the lake of La Plagne - Easy level, 4h loop

Discovery of the Alpine pastures and pastoralism, towards the meadows of Geay - Easy level, 3h loop.

Ascent to the Col de Plan Séry - Medium level, 6h round trip

Ascent to the Col de la Sachette - Sustained level, round trip in 6h


Grande Randonnée

The refuge is a stopover point for two long-distance hiking trails:

the Via Alpina (great route of the Alpine Arc)

the GR®5 cross the mountains from North to South.


Itinerant hike from the refuge :

- Tour of the Grande Casse in 4 to 5 days

- Tour of Mont Pourri in 3 to 4 days

- Tour de la Vanoise in 7 to 12 days

Plus d'idées sur Rando Vanoise

Tour of the Mont Pourri in 5 days - itinerary

Circuit of the Setives waterfalls in 6 hours - moderate hike

Sporting loop around La Plagne in 4 days - sporty hike

Loop of Notre Dame des Vernettes in 3 hours - easy hike

Forest loop of the Palais de la Mine in 3 hours - easy hike


Discovery trail :
Above the refuge, a discovery trail allows you to go on a one-hour loop to discover the local nature.
Sentier découverte