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TIPS&TRICKS: mountain walking in Courmayeur Mont Blanc

Numerous footpaths and mountain refuges around Courmayeur Mont Blanc for a unique day out - a few tips to make your walk in the mountains an enjoyable and safe experience

Enjoy the mountains of Courmayeur Mont Blanc, stop in a refuge, walk through woods and meadows, all in safety and tranquillity.

Before you leave make sure you:

  • check the weather forecast, there’s one on this website (provided by 3BMeteo);
  • Consult experts, mountain guides and refuge wardens;
  •  plan your route with care taking into account the level of difficulty, length and height gain;
  •  have the right equipment;
  • tell someone where you plan to go and what time you intend getting back;
  • never go on your own;
  • Respect the mountain.

Remember that wild camping and bivouacking are not allowed in the Courmayeur Mont Blanc district; however, overnight camping/bivouacking from sunset to dawn above 2500 m altitude is permitted by regional law.

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