Welcome to the FFCAM refuge booking portal for the Mont Blanc Normal Route.


Pays du Mont-Blanc
3815 m

45.851060 ; 6.830066 / GPS (WGS 84)
04 50 54 40 93

Opening Period
Open to the public Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Closed to the public Tuesday, September 28 at 8 a.m.


Pays du Mont-Blanc
3165 m

45.854925 ; 6.817477 / GPS (WGS 84)
04 81 91 86 56 de 8 h à 17 h

Opening Period
Opening of the hut to the public on Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Hut closes to the public monday, September 27 at 8 a.m.
For The Base Camp, open to the public on Friday, June 11, 2021 and closed Monday, September 27


Pays du Mont-Blanc
2372 m

45.856047 ; 6.799556 / GPS (WGS 84)
04 50 58 05 78

Opening Period
Opening of the shelter to the public on June 14, 2021
Closure of the shelter to the public on September 26 at 8am

Reservations in the Mont Blanc normal route huts (Nid d'Aigle, Tête-Rousse and Goûter refuges) are subject to specific regulations provided for by the prefectural decree (please take some knowledge by downloading it below). It includes a unique reservation system with compulsory entry of the names of the participants in the stay. Since the 2020 season, some changes have been implemented for professionals, please read the press release below.

Reservations are made using a round principle, where part of the available places are sold each day of the season. The reservation remains open as long as all the places for each round have not been sold.

Here is the schedule for the reservation for summer 2021:
- January 21 at 9:30 am: opening of reservations for professionals.
- April 20 at 9:30 am: opening of the first round of reservations for public.
- May 4 at 9:30 am: opening of the second round of reservations for public.

Press releases

Click on the link below to view the prefectural order establishing the rules applicable to booking refuges on the Mont Blanc normal route:

Arrêté préfectoral du 15 juin 2020

Arrêté relatif à la prorogation des dispositions de l'arrêté portant conditions temporaires d'accès à l'itinéraire de la voie normale d'ascension du Mont-Blanc pour la saison estivale 2020

Arrêté préfectoral du 14 septembre 2020