GR10 Day 5: Refuge des Oulettes de Gaube to Gavarnie

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Thu 12 Aug 2004

Route: Refuge des Oulettes de Gaube - Hourquette d' Ossoue (2,734m) - Refuge Bayssellance - Grottes Bellevue - le Pont de Neige - Oulettes d'Ossoue - Barrage d'Ossoue - Cabane de Lourdes - Cabane de Sausse-Dessus - Gavarnie

Distance: 14.25 miles

Ascent: 2,100ft

Time: 8 hours 45 minutes

With: Exodus trekking group


Overcast to start, clearing to blue sky and sunshine by midday. Windy on the climb to the col.

The time does not include the 2 hour stop / rest at the Refuge Bayssellance while we waited for some members of the group to ascent Petit Vignemale.