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Refuge du Fioux, 1,455 m

Serviced Hut · Mont Blanc massif
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  • Refuge du Fioux
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An Alpine farmhouse renovated in the 90's with panoramic terrace with a view over Montjoly, Bionnassay glacier and the Dôme du Goûter. 

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Minna Harshbarger
Update: January 22, 2020

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Coordinates

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45.870156, 6.761323
DMS
45°52'12.6"N 6°45'40.8"E
UTM
32T 326250 5082058
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