Mario Gontier Bivouac
Description of the route
Altitude: 2,310 m
Location: Grand Nomenon
Sleeps: 6 – (emergency shelter not equipped under the roof)
Open: keys from Gontier familly tel.0165/902259 or mob. +39.338.1771841 (after 3pm)
Trail sign: yes
Journey time: 3 h 30 from Vieyes
Coordinates UTM -WGS84: EAST 364173
Coordinates UTM – WGS84: NORTH 5053888
From Vieyes, follow the path that goes up through the woods towards the houses of Plan Pessey until you reach the crossroad in direction of Becca Plana pass and Arpissonnet. Continue straight ahead, keeping to the side of the torrent until you pass some abandoned cottages and have to cross the torrent towards the houses of Petit Nomenon. Cross the torrent on the wooden footbridge and, continue going up alongside the torrent until you reach the Grand Nomenon mountain pasture, where the bivouac is located.
Equipment: Bunk beds, matresses, blankets, kitchen appliances, wooden stove.