Trail: around Aiguilles Rouges

A bit of « green » today along the Trail des Aiguilles Rouges. Anna and I were alone from Brévent to Anterne and Salenton, what a place!

Trail around Aiguilles Rouges, Fiz and Anterne in the background  (© P. Gatta)
Trail around Aiguilles Rouges, Fiz and Anterne in the background (© P. Gatta)

We trail we made starts at Brévent cable car, run around the Aiguilles Rouges to Buet and ends at Argentière where we took a bus back to the parking.

Between Brévent and La Diosaz (© A. Gatta)
Between Brévent and La Diosaz (© A. Gatta)

The total is 27.5km long with +1,600m/-2,800m.

View over Aiguilles Rouges from Collet d'Ecuelle (© P. Gatta)
View over Aiguilles Rouges from Collet d’Ecuelle (© P. Gatta)

Description: from Brévent, follow the GR to refuge de Moede Anterne, pass the Collet d’Ecuelle.

Above Challets d'Ecuelle (© P. Gatta)
Above Challets d’Ecuelle (© P. Gatta)

Continue to the Challets d’Ecuelle and cross Col de Salenton.

Climbing toward Col de Salenton (© P. Gatta)
Climbing toward Col de Salenton (© P. Gatta)

Descend to the Buet village and continue to Argentière

Here is the GPS Route.

Wildlife close to Pierre à Bérard (© P. Gatta)
Wildlife close to Pierre à Bérard (© P. Gatta)

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