CHALET DE LA MADONE DE FENESTRE (FFCAM)
In the Mercantour National Park, the madonna of Fenestre chalet is in the heart of a majestic alpine amphitheatre dominated by the local giant, the Gelas, the highest peak in the Alpes-Maritimes (3,143 m)
Situation réglementaire et particularités
The Chalet of Madone de Fenestre
Located at 1903 metres of altitude, in the heart of the Mercantour National Park, on the GR52A, the mountain hut of Madone de Fenestre offers a magnificent panorama on the ‘Gélas’, which is the highest peak of the Alpes-Maritimes ( 3143 m). The mountain hut is the starting point of a number of mountaineering activities, as well as family treks (lake of Fenestre, lakes of Prals, pass of Fenestre,...).
RESERVATION AND OTHER INFORMATION
For further information regarding the mountain huts during or after summers, please contact the hut Manager :
- During summers, you may contact him by phone at +33 493 02 83 19
- Off guarding, call at +33 493 03 91 02
Note! During this time of the year, there is still a lot of the snow prevailing on the mountains, and a lot of ice glaciers.
I recommend that you come well equipped with material and you contact the hut Manager to get to know more about the snow conditions.