The refuge is located in the Dominion Reserve of Mont Valier in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of the Pyrenees Ariegeoises.

In the heart of the Mont Valier state reserve, in the Ariège Pyrenees Natural Park, overlooking the Rond pond and the Long pond, you will discover unspoiled and wild high-altitude nature. 

Laurent and Stéphane welcome you for a friendly stopover. You will enjoy hot or cold drinks, the panoramic terrace and traditional Pyrenean cuisine. 
At the crossroads of the trails, the refuge allows you to reach the summit of Mont Valier, the Via Ferrata, to stop on the path to freedom, the Pass'Aran loop, the cross-border GR 
and Retrouvance Valier. 

See you soon for a nice and gourmet Pyrenean stopover! 

Activities: hiking, fishing, mountaineering, climbing, via ferrata, paragliding, wildlife observation ...
“Festival-goer”: Storytelling, music, oenology, gastronomy and folklore evenings every Friday in July and August.

Top 25 IGN: n ° 2048 OT- 4 hours walk from the car park and 2 hours from the summit of Mont Valier.
Number of places: during guarding period: 70 - in winter: 20

Opening in 2020: June 6 and 7, then continuously from Saturday June 13 until October 11.

Telephone reservation required

Ranking & labels

  • Outdoor


Couserans Pyrenees

On the western part of Ariège, the Couserans and its 18 valleys is a vast territory divided between high mountains, mountains and [...]


Prices / Opening

Others: 40,50 € Half-board: from 37,50 € to 40,50 € Half board: 42,50 € Night in a dormitory: € 16,50 to € 17,50 Meal: € 15 to € 18 Others: 15 € Meal: 12 € Breakfast: € 6 to € 7 Others: 2,50 €
Price Min. Max.
1/2 board (group 10 people) (price per person) Min. 40,50€
Half board - Half board child under 13 Min. 37,50€ Max. 40,50€
Half board - 1/2 Board (price per person) Min. 42,50€
Night in a dormitory - Night (price per person) Min. 16,50€ Max. 17,50€
Meal - Meal (price per person) Min. 15€ Max. 18€
3 person tent rental with mattress Min. 15€
Meal - Picnic (price per person) Min. 12€
Breakfast - Breakfast Min. 6€ Max. 7€
Hot Shower (price per person) Min. 2,50€

Payment method

  • French bank and postal checks
  • French "Chèques vacances"
  • Cash

Equipments and Services


  • Parking


  • Half board
  • Tourist information
  • Restauration

Activities on site

  • Hiking
  • Hiking trails