Refuge Elena 2061m and Col Grand Ferret 2537m
Not difficult route in Val Ferret, it's situable for children and beginners. Val Ferret runs from the foot of Mont Blanc on towards Col Ferret, the pass that leads over into Switzerland.
After about 1:20 h walk you'll reach the Ref.Elena where you can have a pick-nick, lunch or just sunbath. From the refuge you'll admire the breathtaking view on the glacier of Prè de Bar, which is an unforgettable sight!
If you are not tired you can continue to the Col Grand Ferret - border with Switzerland. This is a difficult part of the route, suitable for experienced walkers and trekkers.
The altitude +300 m. to the refuge and + 476m to the pick.
Duration: 1:20 h to the refuge and 1:30 h to the pick.