This refuge in the heart of the Nordic area of ​​Chioula on the route of the Cathars of Montségur fleeing to Spain is located at an altitude of 1600m on the chain of the Ariège Pyrenees.

From the Col de Chioula (10 km from Ax-les-Thermes) it is the meeting place for cross-country skiers, snowshoers, hikers (GR 107, routes from one village to another), mountain bikers.
You will recharge your batteries alone, as a couple, with your family or in a group.

Goalkeeper: Alvaro ALEMAN

Reception: 31 people, rooms for 2 to 6 people, blankets, duvet recommended in summer and winter.

This guarded refuge welcomes you all year round:
- Winter: during the opening period of the northern Chioula area, accommodation by reservation.
- Summer: from June 15 to September 30 and by reservation for other periods.
- Closed in April and November.

Please note, if you want to sleep in a refuge, remember to book by phone, at the latest the day before your departure for the hike.


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  • Total capacity: 30

Prices / Opening

Night: 16,50 € Picnic to take away: €11 Half-board (/ pers.): 45 € Shower: €3
Price Min. Max.
(from 18/05/2024 to 30/09/2024)
Min. 16,50€
Picnic to take away
(from 18/05/2024 to 30/09/2024)
Min. 11€
Half board (/ pers.)
(from 18/05/2024 to 30/09/2024)
Min. 45€
(from 18/05/2024 to 30/09/2024)
Min. 3€

Payment method

  • Cheque
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers
  • Cash


From 18 May to 30 September 2024
Monday Open
Tuesday Open
Wednesday Open
Thursday Open
Friday Open
Saturday Open
Sunday Open



  • Terrace Area


  • Bunk beds
  • Hot showers
  • Paying showers