Devis Gérard Bivouac
Description of the route
Altitude: 2,780 m
Location: Bardoney valley
Sleeping places: 10
Open: always open
Trail sign: 13, 13G, 13E
Ascent: 4h10 Lillaz
Coordinates UTM-WGS84: EAST 378137 NORD 5046429
The bivouac, built in 2013, is dedicated to the memory of Devis Gérard, a young man from Cogne, who died on 25 july 1997 at the age of 17 in a climbing accident in Lillaz.
From Lillaz follow route no. 13. After reaching the pasture homes of Les Goilles Desot, the path crosses the small bridge and continues on the orographic left inside the wood. When trees become sparser you reach a junction from where you continue easily along trail no. 13 G to Alpe Bardoney. Once in the middle of the valley follow path no. 13 E to the left leading to the bivouac.
Equipment: blankets and mattresses.