The Col de Balme refuge is located on the Tour du Mont-Blanc, at the franco-suisse border.

Localisation: High: 2204m, 46° 01′ 37″ N 6° 58′ 13″ E

Access on foot, by bike or paraglider

From Le Tour (France):

Approximately 1h40 via a good trail through Charamillon.

Access possible in 15 minutes from Autannes chairlift.

From Trient (Suisse):

Approximately 2h  from Trient / Le Peuty.

Follow the Col de Balme, 3 choices direct or threw Les Tseppes (+45mn) or threw Les Grands(+45mn) .

Refuge access