bonatti_logoThe refuge is 2025m high, placed at the mouth of the large Malatrà valley  and faces the wide view of  Mont Blanc mountain range, from Seigne pass to Ferret pass.

It was opened on August 2, 1998 and was named after the world famous alpinist and explorer Walter Bonatti.
It is a mid-mountain lodge, you can stop here during your trek around the Mont Blanc or your one-day trip.

In winter it is open for ski touring or for a climb with snowshoes.

Tappa del Tour du Mont Blanc e dell'Alta Via n°1