Thumel - Benevolo Refuge

Rhêmes-Notre-Dame

  • Difficulties:
    E - Excursionist
  • Periodo consigliato:
    dal 01/06 to 31/10
  • Departure:
    Thumel (1895 mt.)
  • Arrival:
    Benevolo mountain hut (2282 mt.)
  • Difference in level:
    393 m
  • length:
    3742 m
  • Duration going there:
    1h28
  • Trail sign:
    13
  • GPS tracks:
    GPX , KML

Hike to the Gian Federico Benevolo mountain hut at the borders of Gran Paradiso National Park.
The mountain hut can also be reached entirely on a gravel road accessible in the first part with strollers.


Description of the route

From the parking lot in Thumel hamlet follow the paved road and when, after a few hundred meters, the road gets unpaved, continue straight following the signpost n.13.
After crossing a bridge, the path continues near the ruins of Barmaverain mountain pasture and then close to a foaming waterfall.
You will come back then on the unpaved road near the Gran Golettaz stream and on left you cross the bridge on the the Dora di Rhêmes torrent.
Rejoin the path, cross again the gravel road in several points, and reach before Lavassey mountain pasture and finally the Benevolo mountain hut.

 
Meteo
Meteo

Details
Aosta
°C
°C
Tourist Areas
Tourist Areas

Mont Blanc

Gran Paradiso

Great Saint Bernard

Aosta and surroundings

Matterhorn

Monte Rosa

Central Valley

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Saint Nicolas

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Rhemes Notre Dame

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Valgrisenche

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Valsavarenche

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