The ascent of the Orgère valley takes place in a remarkable forest before reaching the mountain pastures and the Orgère refuge located on the edge of the Vanoise National Park. Escape guaranteed!


Reception and registration will be provided in the car park located in the Chapelle Saint-Etienne at the exit of the town center of Saint-André.
Food supplies provided by Maurienne Tourisme will be waiting for you in the Refuge de l'Orgère car park.

632 meters of elevation gain for about 2 hours of ascent.

Road bikes, mountain bikes and e-bikes are welcome.
(Depending on the health restrictions to be expected, tandems may be prohibited)

Via the online form (link below)
By phone from the Haute Maurienne Vanoise Tourist Office by dialing +33 (0) 479059906 until the day before the event
On site on D-day 15 minutes before the first departure given.
The climb is open to accompanied minors from 14 years old or with a signed parental authorization.

Period of opening

Wednesday 11 August 2021 between 9 am and 1 pm.


Free of charge.

Languages ​​spoken

  • French French


Let's go

Practical information

Refuge de l'Orgère
73500 Villarodin-Bourget