Description of the route
Altitude: 2,684 m
Location: Gran Crou Glacier
Open: always open
Trail sign: 22 F
Journey time: 3 h 45 from Valnontey
Coordinates UTM-WGS84: EAST 368412
Coordinates UTM- WGS84:NORTH 5043059
Leave the car at Valnontey, in the municipality of Cogne, then take the private road (itinerary no. 22) which accompanies the Valnontey stream to its end.
From here, continue along path 22. After around 500 m, ignore trail 22C on the left, which heads to Money Bivouac and continue along the same road taking the valley bed on the river bank.
This leads you to a crossroads: Itinerary 22G continues to the right for Leonessa bivouac, whereas route 22F on the left will take you to the Borghi bivouac.
As you go up, ignore routes 22D and 22E on the left. Continue along the path trail to the bivouac.
Equipment: blankets and unflatable mattresses.